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From Saddam Hussein to Christopher Hitchens, Paul William Roberts on the remarkable people he's encountered

Paul William Roberts’s life and work have brought him into contact with the great, the good and the bad — some as personal friends (Amis, Thompson, Hitchens), others as history-makers to whom he was granted elusive access as a journalist. 895 more words

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Gonzo – Hunter S. Thompsonin elämä (Jann S. Wenner & Corey Seymour, 2005)

Karkeasti sanottuna nuorille journalistiksi haluaville on kaksi roolimallia, joista valita, jos roolimalleja haluaa väkisin etsiä. Hyviä journalisteja on ollut aina, samoin hyviä journalistien kirjoittamia tekstejä, mutta ikonisia hahmoja on vähän. 1,738 more words


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Freedom is something that dies unless it’s used.

– Hunter S. Thompson


Mishka Shubaly - Blue collar musicians rock - doug stanhope podcast opener - ex drunkard- sober but not an asshole about it....

Hunter S Thompson would have loved him.

He sings the opening to the Doug Stanhope Podcast.

Sad songs about drunk/drugs/women/and a life full of bad decisions and regret….. 64 more words

The Near Miss…

“The Edge… there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over.” – Hunter S. 418 more words


An Early Update

Hello, lovely readers! So, I know I still have a little over a week left in August, so it’s obviously too early to do my bi-monthly update. 339 more words


Songs & Stories: Salvation is Created (or, Tales of a Jilted Musician)

Confession: I’m a band nerd. I’m not talking about how I sort-of learned to play an instrument in middle school and half-heartedly played it until it became not-cool anymore and I dropped out in ninth grade. 1,288 more words