On November 7, acclaimed chef, bestselling author, and outspoken TV host Anthony Bourdain came to Washington, D.C. to plug a new book based on his Travel Channel series, No Reservations.

Reason.tv talked with Bourdain about foie gras bans, smoking bans, and other nanny state interventions.

The video was shot by reason.tv's Dan Hayes and the interview was conducted by Maura Flynn.