11 Sep '11, 3pm

This video of Gordon Ramsay on tragedy of shark fin soup is a must watch.

When Gordon Ramsay first showed up in a Taiwanese restaurant to sample shark fin soup you couldn't help but be disgusted. He watched the soup's long, arduous preparation, mostly based around a slow-cooked broth, and then the addition of the infamous fin. But a few minutes later the real motivation behind the clip surfaced--Ramsay was scheming to get behind closed doors so that viewers could see the painful brutality behind shark fin soup. It's a dish that is the main cause behind an industry that claims between 26 million and 73 million sharks annually, according to Science News . After tasting shark fin soup, a 90 pound per bowl and startlingly tasteless broth, Ramsay went to a nearby port and witnessed a huge endangered hammerhead knifed to death for its fins and then left to bleed to death, its meat worth nothing to fisherman. It's like cutting a tiger's arms off in the...

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