Are Celebrity Suicides Trending the Wrong Direction? | Behind the Bar

Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade are just the most recent victims in a nationwide suicide epidemic. We discuss what really happened to the two stars, the causes of the crisis, and the potential legal ramifications on this week’s Behind the Bar.


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  1. I believe society is becoming so different from how we have lived for so many thousands of years that our brains are not set up for it. Of course there are many factors, but life now is sooo much different from what it’s always been and now social media making people even more disconnected from each other it’s too much.

  2. Why put suicide trending on your tittle?? I'm gonna make sure you guys never opload another video on youtube . Everybody please report

  3. These 2 assholes are lawyer's if they were any good they wouldn't be on Tmz doing stupid shit like this, thinking they are mental health professionals

  4. Hang the bodies up and show what a worthless pos they are now..people need to disgrace people that choose suicide not celebrate and feel sad for them WAKE THE F UP!

  5. People wish for other people to die all the time but somehow suicide is a sensitive subject? The logic of this world is upside down.

  6. En Vogue???? Why would you even say that?? WTF?? Even if this was reported somewhere else?? You both did this in BAD TASTE!!!

  7. One day it will be a contest or a famous thing to have the coolest suicide, or most interesting suicide. It seems like the next natural step in fame. In my lifetime there has been three suicides, I don't know what it is but I seem to lose total respect for the person yet at the same time have sympathy and understanding for them. I think this is the draw that is making it what you call a trend, which if you see what's going on in the world, seems to be the right word to use

  8. Asia Argento, Bourdain's girlfriend is a sick woman. She was getting pounded in Rome by a 28 year old French reporter. Pictures came out showing the two making out, holding hands, etc.. I have no doubt she pushed Bourdain to commit Suicide. Do some research and it’s pretty easy to figure her out.

  9. This topic is so sad but so true I am truly worried and I do feel like someone needs to reach out to Justin Bieber he needs help

  10. Thank you TMZ. Really needed this today. My best friend committed suicide 3 days ago. It was really unexpected and I've been searching for answers.

  11. Wow, you guys did a really good job with this. Very organized, Quick to flesh out the details…I was really impressed based on just what I see on the 30 min TV show. Good, respectful, collaborative effort, both guys supporting the other's positions. This is textbook podcasting.

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