12 Sep '11, 12am

►SHOCKING! @GordonRamsay01 assaulted while documenting shark fin industry via @jboitnott

Gordon Ramsay has already been assaulted for documenting the shark fin industry. Daniel Kessler wrote that he was showered with gasoline and held at gunpoint in Costa Rica after making his way onto a tiny fishing vessel and taping the illegal trafficking of shark fins. And now you can see why those close to the industry don't want the disparaging footage seen by the general public. 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 tha...

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