Sunday, July 18 1937
76 years, 9 months, 21 days
Sunday, February 20 2005
Age at Death:
67 years, 7 months, 24 days
Cause of Death:
Louisville, Kentucky [ view ]
Thursday, April 24 2003
Sites in English
Back for a second year, Vault Festival 2014 is bringing a killer programme of theatre and latenight parties to the eerily atmospheric Vaults, located underneath Waterloo station.
Uncommonwealth: 'Legions of great Kentucky writers' get Hall of Fame nominations though some not well known
Historian Thomas Clark, Greenup County native Jesse Stuart, Trappist monk Thomas Merton and gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson are on the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame list of nominees this year. Other far less wellknown but still quite interesting Kentuckians made the list, too.
Surge City: It's Uber's City, and the Rest of Us Are Just Paying Exorbitant Rent
When the world grew too strange and terrible for even Hunter S. Thompson, he found solace by thumbing through the Book of Revelation. Thompson, however, existed in a very different San Francisco than our 140character iteration of the place; Gog and Magog could afford a large furnished flat just ...
Happy 70th Birthday, Keith Richards
Hunter S. Thompson interviews Keith Richards: What could go wrong?
Banshee Chapter Poster Art P 2014
Actor Zachary Quinto is among the executive producers of this horror film inspired by a secret government experiment. Imagine an episode of The XFiles if the Fox Mulder character was a counterculture writer a la Hunter S. Thompson and you'll get the flavor of Banshee Chapter . Blair Erickson 's inventive lowbudget horror film doesn't fully live up to its provocative premise, and its extensive ...
Morning Swim: Chrissy's got no love for Christian Gray, Nina is back in a visorand little elseand more
Nina Agdalis back in herHunter S. Thompsonvisor forthis Beach Bunny springsummer 2014 campaign. Seriously though, when does this girl sleep??? Chrissy Teigen buried the book Fifty Shades of Grey in the sand because she tried to read it and thought it was
Brentwood's Hunter Thompson named state volleyball player of year
Hunter Thompson of Brentwood was named the state Gatorade and USA TODAY volleyball player of the year on Thursday. Thompson is the fourth player from Brentwood to receive the honor.
Reader Mail: Publix Isn't AntiGay
Bully BS Not funny: I can't figure out who the writer of your yearinreview piece 'The Year of the Bully,' Michael E. Miller, December 26 is trying harder to be: Dave Barry or Hunter S. Thompson. This is worse than the crap we used to crank out at my college paper after d...
While I have no idea whether the late, great selfstyled gonzo journalist Hunter S Thompson coined the phrase fear and loathing, he certainly made it famous. Thus bequeathing the rest of us the perfect lens through which to view criminal political regimes like Malaysias Barisan Nasional.
If there is such a thing as the Best of Me, this is it
I wrote 42 columns this year. Here's a line or two or more from every one of them. 1. But that's what New Year's resolutions are for, to set up unrealistic expectations only to realize that nothing in my life is going to substantially change.