Hunter S. Thompson's last interview via When iconic writer Hunter S. Thompson shot himself in 2005 at his home near Aspen, Colorado, Rolling Stone filled an entire issue with speculation about why he'd done it. One article by the historian...Show More Summary
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Smith & Wesson Corp. announced today that Thompson/Center Arms is offering sportsmen the chance to win a hunt of a lifetime through “The Real Hunter Giveaway” sweepstakes. The new sweepstakes promotion, which lasts until December 31, 2013, prov...
The New York Public Library just acquired Tom Wolfe’s archives for $2.15 million. They include 190 boxes of drafts, outlines, and research for his articles and books as well as 10,000 letters from the likes of Hunter S. Thompson and Gay Talese. But the library missed the opportunity to get one of his famous white […]
Press Release Frederick, MD – When Hunter S. Thompson, the prolific Gonzo journalist and longtime friend of Flying Dog founder George Stranahan, died in 2005, the brewery paid tribute the only way it knew how: A beer. Gonzo is a deep,...Show More Summary
Frederick, MD – When Hunter S. Thompson, the prolific Gonzo journalist and longtime friend of Flying Dog founder George Stranah… The post Flying Dog Releases Barrel-Aged Gonzo Magnums Signed by Ralph Steadman appeared first on thefullpint.com.
In a long investigation of Hunter S. Thompson’s classic essay, “The Kentucky Derby Is Decadent and Depraved” (PDF), Josh Roiland takes readers to church by pointing out exactly what’s so alluring about the piece, which “scholars often point to … as the origin of Gonzo Journalism.”
I had only a passing awareness of the legend of Hunter S. Thompson when, in the early 90's, the opportunity to fly to Aspen to interview as his editorial assistant came out of the blue. A friend of mine in New York knew writer E. Jean...Show More Summary
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Popova quotes a 20-year-old Hunter S. Thompson offering life advice to a friend: “To be, or not to be: that is the question: Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune, or to take arms against a sea of troubles…” And indeed, that IS the question: whether to […]
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In 1967, Hunter S. Thompson explored the wild and crazy world of the Hell’s Angels. In 2008, FX premiered Sons of Anarchy. In 2013, the Hell’s Angels are filing intellectual property suits. Hard. Fking. Core. [Houston Chronicle] Who’s your favorite Disney princess? I’d say RBG. Show More Summary
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp were first spotted together in the Hunter S. Thompson movie The Rum Diary. Now four years after that films release the pair are joining forces once again, this time for the thriller London Fields. After Johnny Depp broke up with Vanessa Paradis in 2011 he began dating Amber Heard and... Show More Summary
This is not Hunter S. Thompson. It's the guy behind Regular Car Reviews, and he just made the best review of a Porsche Cayman you may ever see. Read more...
With a new book and a gallery show coming up soon, Ralph Steadman, friend and collaborator of the gonzo journalist, reveals they didn’t exactly hit it off on their first meeting. News by Dean Fetzer You most likely know Hunter S. Thompson...Show More Summary
We’re told “write good content,” but does anyone actually tell us how to do it? My “7 Advanced Writing Secrets” presentation at the MarketingProfs B2B Forum pulled advice from such notable literary figures as Hunter S. Thompson and Ernest Hemingway, and notable entertainment figures like Stephen Fry and Tom Waits, to explain what good content actually [...]
By Richard K. Barry Who: The Jeff Wagner mayoralty campaign Where: Minneapolis What's going on: You'll forgive me for borrowing the Hunter S. Thompson quote above, but it seems to apply. Jeff Wagner is running for mayor in Minneapolis, and I guess he decided he's had about enough of something. Show More Summary
The one in which the father of gonzo journalism goes off on the “asshole who scrambled all my wiring”. Turns out Thompson had a new-fangled DVD player installed in his Colorado home but couldn’t get the damnable thing to turn on. More »
Ralph Steadman, the illustrator famous for his work with Hunter S. Thompson, is the basis of a new documentary called For No Good Reason, which debuted at the Toronto Film Festival. Read the full article on AICN For No Good Reason (2013, directed by Charlie Paul) When you think of Hunter S. Show More Summary
The one in which the father of gonzo journalism goes off on the "asshole who scrambled all my wiring." Read more...