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You’ll have to indulge me here. I want to share this video less because of its gross-out factor and more because of this hilarious piece from Serious Eats writer Jillian Madison who offers a blow-by-blow account of poor Andrew Zimmern‘s encounter with, ahem, rustic Thai cooking on Bizarre Foods.

Every stunt-food host has his limitations. Zimmern finally found his.