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Bourdain Wins Voices of Courage Award for Episode on Israel [Muslims honor capo]
Yahoo! News ^ | 5/29/14 | Karen Lo

Posted on 05/29/2014 3:03:30 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows

For his Parts Unknown visit to Israel, adventuresome chef Anthony Bourdain has been honored with the Voices of Courage and Conscience in Media award from the U.S. Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC). It was the chef’s first time in Israel, and he visited Jerusalem, the West Bank, and Gaza.   

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In his own words: “By the end of this hour, I’ll be seen by many as a terrorist sympathizer, a Zionist tool, a self-hating Jew, an apologist for American imperialism, an Orientalist, socialist, a fascist, CIA agent, and worse.”

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Extended News; Israel
KEYWORDS: bourdain; demagogicparty; israel; memebuilding; mpac; partisanmediashill; partisanmediashills
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Yes, yes, you're a good little capo. Your kommandants at CNN will be proud.
1 posted on 05/29/2014 3:03:30 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows
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“By the end of this hour, I’ll be seen by many as a terrorist sympathizer, a Zionist tool, a self-hating Jew, an apologist for American imperialism, an Orientalist, socialist, a fascist, CIA agent, and worse.”

Nah, you're just a pompous boor.

2 posted on 05/29/2014 3:07:03 PM PDT by skeeter
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To: Slings and Arrows

All of that and more-since the first time I saw you, I knew you’re also a pr*ck!


3 posted on 05/29/2014 3:07:26 PM PDT by mozarky2 (Ya never stand so tall as when ya stoop to stomp a statist...)
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To: dennisw; Cachelot; Nix 2; veronica; Catspaw; knighthawk; Alouette; Optimist; weikel; Lent; GregB; ..
Middle East and terrorism, occasional political and Jewish issues Ping List. High Volume If you’d like to be on or off, please FR mail me.

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“I’ve never been in a synagogue. I don’t believe in a higher power,” he told viewers. “But that doesn’t make me any less Jewish, I don’t think

Haven't seen the show, so I can't comment. And no, when you have a Catholic mom and French Jewish pop, neither religious, no, never going into a Synagogue doesn't make you less Jewish, since you weren't to start with.

Celebrities inventing themselves as Jewish is a bit old.

4 posted on 05/29/2014 3:22:56 PM PDT by SJackson (the Democrats take back control, we don’t make (this) kind of naked power grab, J Biden)
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To: Slings and Arrows

I seem to remember he blasted Reagan in an episode filmed somewhere in Latin or Central America, maybe Nicaragua.


5 posted on 05/29/2014 3:40:34 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement ("World Peace 1.20.09.")
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To: skeeter

You’re right. He flatters himself.


6 posted on 05/29/2014 3:46:50 PM PDT by clintonh8r (I wish no harm on Gen. Shinseki, but perhaps he should consider seppuku.....)
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To: Slings and Arrows

Always good to get the broken-down, East Coast douchebag perspective on geopolitics.


7 posted on 05/29/2014 3:48:25 PM PDT by Trod Upon (Every penny given to film and TV media companies goes right into enemy coffers. Starve them out!)
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Why can’t he concentrate on turning out a decent coq au vin? Do you see Gordon Ramsey running all over troublesome countries trying to gin up trouble? I mean, aside from bad restaurants in Los Angeles and Arizona?


8 posted on 05/29/2014 3:53:24 PM PDT by miss marmelstein (Richard Lives Yet!)
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To: Trod Upon

May he break his teeth on a stale bagel!


9 posted on 05/29/2014 3:54:30 PM PDT by reg45 (Barack 0bama: Implementing class warfare by having no class.)
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To: Slings and Arrows

I detest this guy and I never could figure out why.

Now I know.

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10 posted on 05/29/2014 3:56:44 PM PDT by Mears
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Right. Won’t be watching this creep anymore!


11 posted on 05/29/2014 4:00:11 PM PDT by originalbuckeye (Moderation in temper is always a virtue; moderation in principle is always a vice. Paine)
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To: Trod Upon
Always good to get the broken-down, East Coast douchebag perspective on geopolitics.

He did a Travel Channel show with Ted Nugent. Talk about two diametrically opposed perspectives! But Ted let him shoot some of his automatic weapons, they had BBQs and beers, and Bourdain MAY have lost some of his Eastern douchebaggery ... at least for a while. It was a good show.

12 posted on 05/29/2014 4:16:23 PM PDT by Fast Moving Angel (It is no more than a dream remembered, a Civilization gone with the wind.)
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To: Trod Upon

They’re not arrogant, they’re just better than us.


13 posted on 05/29/2014 4:33:09 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have Ingsoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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Anthony, you have let me down.

I am seriously disappointed. I will no longer watch you get stoned in Amsterdam and eat God knows what in other places.. You’re off the Hulu list, dude!!

KK


14 posted on 05/29/2014 4:52:02 PM PDT by KosmicKitty (WARNING: Hormonally crazed woman ahead!!)
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To: mozarky2

I have always been suspicious of the earring.

Sorry, guys, I just despise earrings on men, unless they are pirates. Even then, not a bog fan.


15 posted on 05/29/2014 4:53:48 PM PDT by KosmicKitty (WARNING: Hormonally crazed woman ahead!!)
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To: Fast Moving Angel

I saw that one and actually had a moment of appreciation for Bourdain being willing to admit he enjoyed it. Unfortunately, he seems to be regressing.


16 posted on 05/29/2014 5:32:59 PM PDT by Trod Upon (Every penny given to film and TV media companies goes right into enemy coffers. Starve them out!)
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To: reg45

Or lose some tendons trying to slice it!


17 posted on 05/29/2014 5:34:45 PM PDT by Trod Upon (Every penny given to film and TV media companies goes right into enemy coffers. Starve them out!)
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To: Slings and Arrows
Proud member of BDS/PDS..brainless foodie
just eat the (d@mb) food; shut your mouth about politics.

18 posted on 05/29/2014 7:34:15 PM PDT by skinkinthegrass (The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun..0'Bathhouse/"Rustler" Reid? d8-)
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To: Slings and Arrows

I figured him for a snobby lefty a long long time ago


19 posted on 05/29/2014 7:35:18 PM PDT by GeronL (Vote for Conservatives not for Republicans)
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To: skinkinthegrass

Affiliated with the Shut Up And Sing Band.


20 posted on 05/29/2014 8:16:22 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have Ingsoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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