As he explores the nature of obsession, Anthony Bourdain meets food-obsessed individuals encapsulating the beautiful and often eccentric results devotion has on one's life.

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Producer Nari Kye prepares herself to handle the 'nasty bits' of a pig, to use as a prop in the Obsessed special. 960 1280


The stage crew positions the lighting to set the mood. 960 1280


Anthony Bourdain arrives on set and arranges the pig parts to his liking. 960 1280


Julie talks Nari through the proper placement of the pig head, to the liking of Mr. Bourdain. 960 1280


Manny keeps an eye on the pig carcass until the crew is ready to roll tape. 960 1280


Tony demonstrates the proper technique in dealing with a large pork carcass. 960 1280


With 1 hand to hold and the other to tie, Tony shows the proper way to wrap up a slide of pork before it's cooked. 960 1280


Nari and Rennik observe Tony's technique. 960 1280


A behind-the-scenes look at Tony and the pig carcass. 960 1280


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