Friday, July 29, 2016

Hunter S. Thompson 1972

As I noted in the post prior to this, Hunter S. Thompson and Norman Mailer are my go-to writers when it comes to topnotch US presidential campaign coverage.  I linked to an excerpt from Mailer's book on 1972, St. George and the Godfather yesterday.  Today, I am providing a link to a collection of random excerpts from Hunter S. Thompson's classic Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail 1972...

enjoy it and weep

1 comment:

  1. I can't imagine what HST would be writing about the current situation..., without resorting to unhealthy doses of extremely mind altering substances :) I have reread F&L CT several times during presidential election cycles..., not this year.