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The Ramblings of a Fear induced Friday Night

Setting: Room 2009, Sheraton Universal Hotel

I’d like to start off with a quote from one of my absolute favorite authors: Hunter S. Thompson.

“I hate to say this,” said my attorney as we sat down at the Merry-Go-Round Bar on the second balcony, “but this place is getting to me.

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welcome to bat country: reading fear and loathing in las vegas

Hello lovely Red Chair Readers,

I’ll start off this week by saying this book is not for the faint-hearted or weak-stomached.

If the idea of gushing blood, violent reptiles, projectile vomiting and drug-induced psychological breakdowns does not appeal to you, or worse, offends or repulses you, then Hunter S. 384 more words

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Pioneer Saloon, Goodsprings, NV

Hey everyone, I know it has been awhile, but I promise this one is worth the wait. So for my dad’s birthday this year, I took him to Vegas. 279 more words

On Jonathan Franzen's 'The Corrections' and Hunter S. Thompson's 'Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas'

Classics: I fall back upon them. I crawl back to them. If I stretch my hand out in dark, it automatically lands upon one of them. 1,020 more words

Last legs for noble mansion and Run Lola Run becomes Fear and Loathing

Last legs for noble mansion

Today I went over with Henry to take a look at an old mansion that he grew up in over in Naseby Street, which was the third house built in Christchurch, and our first two-storey home. 268 more words

Fear and Loathing in Camp NaNo

I’m working hard on my novella for Camp NaNo right now. Completely lost in bat country and afraid to stop, I’m gonna make this post… 80 more words



Jump in the DeLorean and gun it to 88 cause we’re up for another trip back in time.

Today we need to take a look at a delightfully irreverent bit of film we fondly remember as… 650 more words