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Gonzo: The Life and Work of Hunter S. Thompson (2008)


Tempting as it might be to make a documentary about Hunter S. Thompson exclusively about the man’s legendary substance-fuelled binges, it probably wouldn’t make for a very insightful film. 134 more words

Film Reviews

Review: Stories I Tell Myself, by Juan Thompson

Raise your hand if you think that growing up as the only child of the writer Hunter S. Thompson would be a stable, nourishing experience. 506 more words

A Plot For Pridemore

Letter To The Youth

R.I.P Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter wrote this essay in 1955 for The Athenaeum Literary Association’s bound yearbook, it won third prize in The Nettleroth contest. Great writing for a 18 year old, and makes for a funny read too. 436 more words

The Journey of Life

“Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming “Wow!

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Other's Quotes & Wise Sayings

Rebel without a cause

I sprawled out on the shaded, trimly cut grass, adjacent to the library steps. It was a hair past 1:30 on Friday afternoon, and the town was silent. 353 more words

Hunter S. Thompson on the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001.

Well, that time of year has been and gone for another 12 months, this time a little more poignant than most — The 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. 1,189 more words


In just 5 minutes

My stomach rumbled and I thought about angel hair pasta tossed with some shaved garlic and onion, and some extra virgin olive oil and tangy capers. 399 more words