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Word Crush Wednesday: "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas"

Title: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Author: Hunter S. Thompson

Year Of Publication: 1971

Genre: Gonzo Journalism

Summary:

“Every now and then when your life gets complicated and the weasels start closing in, the only cure is to load up on heinous chemicals and then drive like a bastard from Hollywood to Las Vegas…with the music at top volume and at least a pint of ether.” 1,150 more words

Books

On Politics

gift

what is this you try
to give me?  i need no slogans.  i make–and suffer–
my own.

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I’m sure I fear the thought of Donald being in power more than Hilary! 28 more words

Poetry

360MC: Research and Development Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades.- IMDB

This film really inspired me in terms of the effects they use, specifically in the circus scene. 84 more words

Research And Development (360MC)

Whatever It Meant

The past two days have been a blast!  I’ve been hanging out with Sky, a leather worker from Canada, currently in LA and who wants to travel all over.   574 more words

Random Thoughts

Quote of the Day

 

 It’s easy to criticize Hunter S. Thompson today. Bigot, homophobe, drug addict, alcoholic, quintessential shit disturber – the list is endless, really. But in his more or less… 307 more words

Ralph Steadman and the Fear and Loathing of Typewriter Correction Fluid

Comics challenge traditional ideas of art.

Usually a statement like that implies “good art” or “high art” and the supposed challenge of whether comics as a mass medium can be included in such categories. 1,030 more words