Anthony Bourdain on Tumblr:

All of us on the show would have preferred to go out on a high note—and we tried to do that as best we could, turning in a strong, final season that we are very proud of. We wanted to go leaving a lot of great shows—and nothing but good memories and good will behind.

But things just didn’t turn out that way.

 Too bad, but not surprising. Perhaps he should do a Louis CK thing? Don’t think CNN will treat him any better.