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HiFructosePronSyrup Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-26-08 07:19 PM
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73. I liked both episodes.
Obviously he didn't have great times in all the places.
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  -Anthony Bourdain has jumped the shark. youthere  Feb-25-08 09:41 PM   #0 
  - Damn!  MonkeyFunk   Feb-25-08 09:44 PM   #1 
  - Try to see the Beirut episode  LostinVA   Feb-25-08 10:00 PM   #9 
  - That was an outstanding episode. The Texas episode, too...  Shakespeare   Feb-26-08 09:48 AM   #24 
     - I saw him on a PBS on a documentary about Typhoid Mary..  Pithlet   Feb-26-08 11:51 AM   #33 
  - All the past episodes are fairly enjoyable...  youthere   Feb-25-08 10:31 PM   #11 
  - I'm reading Kitchen Confidential right now too  Connonym   Feb-25-08 10:42 PM   #13 
  - Kitchen Con was hilarious!  tigereye   Feb-26-08 12:48 PM   #39 
  - I really liked the PNW episode.  Bornaginhooligan   Feb-26-08 07:30 PM   #78 
  - He jumped the shark with his second book...  mitchum   Feb-25-08 09:46 PM   #2 
  - Bourdain is a no-talent dipshit.  flvegan   Feb-25-08 09:48 PM   #3 
  - ....  GoneOffShore   Feb-25-08 09:50 PM   #5 
  - Don't make it personal.  flvegan   Feb-25-08 09:55 PM   #7 
     - maybe you should take your own advice there.  Bornaginhooligan   Feb-26-08 07:14 PM   #70 
  - I totally disagree.  Rabrrrrrr   Feb-25-08 10:01 PM   #10 
  - Rabrrrrr, I don't think I've ever been more enlightened by you in the past, but  flvegan   Feb-25-08 10:31 PM   #12 
  - sure, perhaps  northzax   Feb-26-08 08:01 AM   #19 
  - My wife and I both think it's all about him  DaveTheWave   Feb-26-08 08:14 AM   #22 
  - I think he treats indigenous peoples with great respect.  WinkyDink   Feb-26-08 04:51 PM   #63 
     - Agreed. He seems, to me, to always treat the indigenous people with respect  mondo joe   Feb-26-08 07:17 PM   #71 
     - He certainly treats them with more respect...  Bornaginhooligan   Feb-26-08 07:24 PM   #75 
  - Ironically, Bourdain would probably heartily agree with you. But you'd both be wrong.  Shakespeare   Feb-26-08 11:25 AM   #32 
     - nicely said, Shakespeare...  tigereye   Feb-26-08 12:51 PM   #41 
     - That Typhoid Mary bio was awesome!!  bicentennial_baby   Feb-26-08 03:13 PM   #61 
  - not disputing your right to hate him over his comments re vegetarianism  Connonym   Feb-25-08 10:44 PM   #15 
  - Coke, LSD and heroin might deserve an assist.  flvegan   Feb-25-08 11:12 PM   #17 
     - that's better :)  Connonym   Feb-26-08 06:01 AM   #18 
  - psst:  northzax   Feb-26-08 12:27 PM   #36 
  - It's funny - I have this neighbor couple - the wife is a vegetarian, the husbnd isn't -  mondo joe   Feb-26-08 12:51 PM   #42 
  - and it's hard to have a chosen limited diet  northzax   Feb-26-08 01:40 PM   #50 
     - Yay for omnivores  GoneOffShore   Feb-26-08 01:57 PM   #52 
     - I hate cooking when my BiL is coming for dinner  seemunkee   Feb-26-08 05:28 PM   #65 
        - exactly  northzax   Feb-26-08 05:43 PM   #66 
        - Oh yes. And my neighbor who won't eat like 99 ordinary things seems to take it as a personal  mondo joe   Feb-26-08 06:21 PM   #67 
  - Thanks, that's nice.  tofunut   Feb-26-08 07:25 PM   #76 
  - hes fat???  LSK   Feb-26-08 02:17 PM   #55 
  - Does that make you, "Yams and Caratfat"  HEyHEY   Feb-26-08 03:05 PM   #59 
     - The guy's an ornery french chef.  Bornaginhooligan   Feb-26-08 07:27 PM   #77 
  - His TV show may have jumped the shark  GoneOffShore   Feb-25-08 09:49 PM   #4 
  - I didn't particularly hate the Jamaican one . .  Ekirh   Feb-25-08 09:51 PM   #6 
  - I thought the Jamiaca one was pretty good- he went deep (literally) into their culture  underpants   Feb-26-08 08:08 AM   #20 
  - Watching Beirut die by Anthony Bourdain.  Swede   Feb-25-08 09:55 PM   #8 
  - I can't stand Anthony, but I like the show.  Fox Mulder   Feb-25-08 10:42 PM   #14 
  - he took the easy way out in Romania  grasswire   Feb-25-08 10:44 PM   #16 
  - No, his producers took the easy way out. He visibly cringed throughout the show because.....  Shakespeare   Feb-26-08 09:45 AM   #23 
     - point well taken  grasswire   Feb-26-08 10:11 AM   #25 
        - probably not much  northzax   Feb-26-08 10:23 AM   #26 
        - I wished he had talking about the Romanian Pig controversy.  Bornaginhooligan   Feb-26-08 07:22 PM   #74 
  - I've been missing the shows this season  MissMillie   Feb-26-08 08:12 AM   #21 
  - The New Orleans show was really good-Emeril too!!  underpants   Feb-26-08 10:38 AM   #27 
  - It is OBVIOUS when he hates where he is at  mtnester   Feb-26-08 10:44 AM   #28 
  - I especialy liked his Singapore show.  mondo joe   Feb-26-08 12:47 PM   #38 
     - Yes, and when he goes to Thailand, you can feel it in his narrative  mtnester   Feb-26-08 01:07 PM   #45 
        - I thought he handled the Vegas show well, given that it was so loathsome to him.  mondo joe   Feb-26-08 01:09 PM   #47 
           - I hear you...I want a job like his for ONE year  mtnester   Feb-26-08 01:10 PM   #48 
  - I really liked the one where he went to Japan.  Akoto   Feb-26-08 10:51 AM   #29 
  - I haven't watched much lately  YankeyMCC   Feb-26-08 10:54 AM   #30 
  - LOL! My husband and I said the same thing about the Bizarre Foods guy...  youthere   Feb-26-08 11:25 AM   #31 
  - OMG - we are the same way in our house  mtnester   Feb-26-08 01:09 PM   #46 
     - Yikes  YankeyMCC   Feb-26-08 01:22 PM   #49 
        - We saw balut for the first time on a TV show a couple of years ago, and  mtnester   Feb-26-08 02:15 PM   #54 
           - ugh  MonkeyFunk   Feb-26-08 07:31 PM   #79 
              - You have SEEN it up close?  mtnester   Feb-27-08 03:48 AM   #80 
  - i've always had a love/hate thing with him.  xchrom   Feb-26-08 12:03 PM   #34 
  - I like some of his episodes more than others...  Bridget Burke   Feb-26-08 12:10 PM   #35 
  - Hm, I like him better now than I used to, as some of his edges have been worn down a bit.  mondo joe   Feb-26-08 12:46 PM   #37 
  - The New Orleans show was pretty amazing  leftofthedial   Feb-26-08 12:51 PM   #40 
  - I thought his shows in Africa were pretty good.  Phoonzang   Feb-26-08 12:59 PM   #43 
  - Andrew Zimmern would gain a lot of points with me if...  youthere   Feb-26-08 02:20 PM   #56 
     - He does have that tendency  Phoonzang   Feb-26-08 05:04 PM   #64 
  - Acting superior is the only thing he's good at .  mycritters2   Feb-26-08 01:02 PM   #44 
  - Just in the interests of full disclosure  GoneOffShore   Feb-26-08 01:50 PM   #51 
  - You read an awful lot into my short post.  youthere   Feb-26-08 02:06 PM   #53 
     - Actually my reply was directed not so much at you  GoneOffShore   Feb-26-08 02:20 PM   #57 
     - Dupe - delete  GoneOffShore   Feb-26-08 02:20 PM   #58 
        - I like the fact...  Pogue.Mahone   Feb-26-08 03:13 PM   #60 
  - I agree, about the Romania episode. BORING! He seems to prefer Asian cuisines, IMHO.  WinkyDink   Feb-26-08 04:49 PM   #62 
  - He has blogged about the Romania show. Link inside.  Beausoir   Feb-26-08 06:57 PM   #68 
  - Yep. You could see the scarcely contained anger throughout the entire show.  Shakespeare   Feb-26-08 07:12 PM   #69 
  - I totally agree with Tony.  GOPisEvil   Feb-26-08 07:18 PM   #72 
  - I liked both episodes.  Bornaginhooligan   Feb-26-08 07:19 PM   #73 
 

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