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Black Pearl, the restaurant that shuttered after getting the Kitchen Nightmares treatment, has issued a scathing farewell letter blaming Gordon Ramsay for a 50 percent drop in revenues, and complaining that the producers of the show staged situations and hired actors to pose as diners. Gordo’s menu changes, they say, were akin to a 1950s cruise ship. [Feedbag]