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A run of good books II: Hunter S. Thompson's The Hell's Angels

My run of good books, which extended through my trip to Thailand, continued with Hunter S. Thompson. I’d long wanted to read this book, and added it to my kindle after reading an article that referenced it. 449 more words

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The Rum Diary
Hunter S. Thompson

Are the gods toying with me?

Paul Kemp, the narrator of this Lost Weekendknock-off of a novel probably wouldn’t ask that question. 1,017 more words


HST on America

I am reading Kingdom of Fear by Hunter S. Thompson… and coincidentally am updating my Classics on America series with this post.

So here goes… Hunter S. 250 more words


Johnny Depp: My Simple Secret Obsession

At no age does one get old; unless you want to feel old, then go ahead and admit that you are. In my struggle to keep my burgeoning youthful spirit, I enjoy still fantasizing about celebrity Johnny Depp. 1,665 more words

21 Jump Street

All for the good of Gonzo

A beautiful afternoon on the waterfront alone is enough to make someone appreciate living in Louisville.  That being said, it is events like GonzoFest, celebrating the hugely influential Hunter S. 609 more words


For No Good Reason - trailer & documentary

this was really well done. a brilliant illustrator & thinker, Ralph Steadman was also a frequent collaborator of Hunter S. Thompson. Ralph’s distinctive work would help characterize and visually define Hunter S’s gonzo storytelling and serve to create some of Thompson’s most popular visual reference points today. 17 more words


HST: Song of the Sausage Creature

Click on the pic for Hunter S. Thompson’s Cycle World review of the Ducati 900SS.