Barack Obama Pays Tribute To Anthony Bourdain By Remembering The Meal They Shared On Parts Unknown

Barack Obama is pouring one out for the late Anthony Bourdain.

The former president took to Twitter to mourn the chef’s apparent suicide and reflect on the memorable meal they shared in Hanoi, Vietnam on season 8 of Bourdain’s award-winning CNN series Parts Unknown.

Related: Anthony’s Friend Who Found Him Dead Speaks Out

Sharing a photo of the two enjoying some Bún chả — a traditional Vietnamese dish made up of grilled pork, broth, rice noodles and fresh herbs — Obama recalled the tv host’s passion for food and “its ability to bring us together.”

What a terrible loss. Read Obama’s tribute tweet (below):

Because we can’t stress this enough: if you’re in the U.S. and you feel like you need help, please reach out to the National Suicide Hotline at 1-800-273-8255.

[Image via Instagram.]

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