Profile: O, Anthony Bourdain – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

O, Anthony Bourdain – By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

Anthony Bourdain

You told us, ‘Skills can be taught. Character you either have or you don’t have.’ You had character, were irreverent at times, told our stories with honesty and gusto and were uncompromising in your quest to give a voice to the voiceless. We turned off the television when they put on your shows as a tribute. We had seen them all before. You had us glued for the next installment when you waved the wand and explored another culture at the dining table.

There are many stories within the story and they bring us closer to our own humanity, to that place where we realize that we have more in common with each other.

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  • Rosaliene Bacchus  On June 27, 2018 at 12:09 pm

    Thanks for sharing Bourdain’s profile, Dr. Narine. As I’ve never watched any of his programs, I had no idea of the scope of his work.

    • Emanuel  On June 27, 2018 at 7:56 pm

      Tony Bourdain may have seemed to be living the dream, but simmering behind the facade was a serious mental illness. It shouldn’t be taboo to talk and do something about this illness while there still time.

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