'Gonzo' journalist whose life the movie "Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas" was based on gives his opinion on politics on a radio show in 2003. Committed suicide in 2005 (frequently made allusions to doing so because of ongoing health problems; lifelong issues with depression).
Greatly affected the field of American journalism with a new style that denounced objectivity and made the journalist's own life part of the story.
Hunter S. Thompson on Bush, Iraq, and American politics in general, 2003
According to Lasrever the man was self-medicating, his entire life, with drugs and alcohol due to clinical depression.
Daniel Mountain thinks he was just enjoying himself to the fullest and went out with a blast.
Jewish comedian Borat goes undercover and visits 2 American hunters that believe in racial purity
In: Iraq, Arts and Entertainment
Tags: hunter s. thompson, gonzo, gonzo journalism, lasrever, http://www.danielmountain.com, interview, george bush, iraq war
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