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 Post subject: Re: Anthony Bourdain
PostPosted: Fri June 26, 2020 1:09 am 
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 Post subject: Re: Anthony Bourdain
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We watched a couple of Parts Unknown eps last night to honor Tony's birthday. We watched the final ep (the LES one). We hadn't seen it yet and it was really difficult for so many reasons.

Then we watched the San Sebastian ep and that was pure joy. I want to live there.

Man, I miss Bourdain...


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 Post subject: Re: Anthony Bourdain
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I LOVE the San Sebastian one. We thought about taking our honeymoon there based mostly on that episode alone.

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 Post subject: Re: Anthony Bourdain
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Jokes on us, our honeymoon is actually just staying at home and watching Anthony Bourdain :haha:

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Seems like Mickey has formed 4 decks worth of archetypes out of RMers, and he’s playing them off of each other as if to divine some sort of overall meaning to this place.


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 Post subject: Re: Anthony Bourdain
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Yeah, that San Sebastian episode is one of the best. It also kind of makes me grumpy, because I spent a week there in 2002, before I had any real interest in, or awareness of, the local cuisine.


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 Post subject: Re: Anthony Bourdain
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Jumping back to Joe's other post though, some of the final No Reservations episodes are really hard given his suicide. On the one hand there's the Nicaragua one where he basically has a breakdown from seeing so much poverty, and you can sort of see how not just the travel but the *kind* of travel he did would have the potential to make the world feel really dark. And on the other hand there are some really joyous, wonderful episodes like the final one in Brooklyn that feel so far from the dark tone of those final PU ones. I keep saying it but man, what a loss.

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Seems like Mickey has formed 4 decks worth of archetypes out of RMers, and he’s playing them off of each other as if to divine some sort of overall meaning to this place.


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