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Gonzo World of Hunter S. Thompson

Updated on June 6, 2014

Hunter S. Thomspon Journalist Philosopher

For many the good doctor is best known for his book and movie "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" however  Hunter S. Thompson also endured a long and varied career in journalism.  From sports to Rolling Stone, Hells Angels to Nixon, Hunter earned a reputation for his hard hitting, opinionated yet honest writing and his personal involvement in the subjects he was reporting on.

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      Rose Jones 

      6 years ago

      Amazing individual - thanks for this profile.

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      curiousinkling lm 

      7 years ago

      What a terrific lens! I really enjoyed this. I could listen to HST carry on for hours. Just so you know, I have a ton of really cool Hunter Thompson shirts available at http://www.curiousinkling.com/hunter-s-thompson-t-...

      They are really beautiful designs that I think any HST fan would love. Thanks again for the great lens!

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      Disco_Stu 

      9 years ago

      Haha, great story, they're lucky he didn't shoot it up!

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      davewashere 

      10 years ago

      Hunter S. Thompson was once fired from a local newspaper because he beat up a candy vending machine. True story.

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