The truth about Hunter S. Thompson (via scholarship@kkc)

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As a fan of Fear and Loathing in Los Vegas and Thompson’s writing style in general, I found this to be interesting to read to gain more insight on his life.

The truth about Hunter S. Thompson It wasn't a reckless obsession with liquor, drugs and gunplay that made the late Hunter S. Thompson the undisputed king of Gonzo journalism, his wife says. Instead, it was old-fashioned principles such as working hard and telling the truth, enlivened by the glee Thompson took from learning and from being right. Hunter S. Thompson, author of "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" and other books, died in 2005. "I don't deny his lifestyle, because his li … Read More

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