Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you- it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you… Hopefully, you leave something good behind.
Anthony Bourdain! Would you stop being a a bamf? Just for one second, so the rest of us can catch up.
“Get Jiro!” is set in the not-too-distant future of food-obsessed Los Angeles where master chefs rule the City of Angels like crime lords and foodies literally kill for a seat at the best restaurant. Unless, of course, you visit Jiro’s sushi bar. Behave poorly, by dipping your sushi in soy sauce before your first bite, and it may be you that gets killed.
My favorite part of the interview: He’s a fan of Chew.
There were so many awesome people who talked at SXSW Interactive that I am forever grateful to Ogilvy Notes for illustrating a few.
The one up there illustrates Anthony Bourdain’s panel. If you’re really desperate for more Bourdain snark and knowledge, read some tidbits on twitter with the hashtag - #SXBourdain
“I’ve slowly built over the years not a collection of favorite tunes, but a soundtrack to a film in which I am alternately hero, villain or victim—depending on circumstances.” - Bourdain
Drink. A lot. With everybody. Be grateful and appreciative.