Anthony Bourdain kills himself

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  1. elreece

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    Anthony Bourdain, a gifted storyteller and writer who took CNN viewers around the world, has died. He was 61.

    CNN confirmed Bourdain's death on Friday and said the cause of death was suicide.

    "It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain," the network said in a statement Friday morning. "His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller. His talents never ceased to amaze us and we will miss him very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with his daughter and family at this incredibly difficult time."

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  3. SSgt Dickweed

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    Fuck.

    That dude seemed cool AF.
     
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    He ded
     
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    JR and Anthony hung out, sad stuff man..RIP
     
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    Rogan will be sad...RIP
     
  7. YellowBanenoo

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    I can already picture Joe crying on his podcast
     
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    surgeyou1 Welcome to the Machida Era...Part Deux

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    Is there something wrong about crying over a death of a close friend?
     
  9. elreece

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    Death of parent/close friend/ child etc and dog is the correct time to cry.
     
  10. Rob Battisti

    Rob Battisti HR for HR

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    Stuff like this I don’t get.
     
  11. YellowBanenoo

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    Who said there was something wrong?
     
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    I imagine 90% of sherdog is now on suicide watch given how much ball washing of Bourdain went on around here.
     
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    Agree,

    I know he had a very shady drug fueled past but dam he had every opportunity to turn it around.

    Just a waste.
     
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    surgeyou1 Welcome to the Machida Era...Part Deux

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    Then why would you even mention Joe crying about it on his podcast? Insinuates as if it's not genuine.
     
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    Parts Unknown is one of my favorite shows. Sad stuff.
     
  16. Horse Style

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    Not too hard to get.

    It's a safe bet he was dealing with things that he didn't let the public know about and couldn't take it any ore. There have been enough suicides out there that we know this now
     
  17. YellowBanenoo

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    It is known Joe and Anthony are close friends. It is also known that Joe likes to cry on his podcast these days. Thus, Joe will definitely cry on his podcast for the death of his close friend.

    I'm simply predicting the future based on what has happened.
     
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  18. Damien Karras

    Damien Karras Mirabile dichtu, don't you agree?

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    It doesn't equate to John Lennon's death but I still liked his shows. He had a certain with about him that made his shows very enjoyable.

    Sucks
     
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    WTF? Did he actually commit suicide, or did he "kill himself" by overdose or something?
     
  20. ObsoleteSoul

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    Not too crazy. He did seem like he was always really sad imo. I feel for his family and friends. RIP
     
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