Iconoclast... Yup. Drug abuser... Uh-huh. A little bit off kilter... Without a doubt.
One hell of a writer... You betcha!
Thompson Death Marks End of Literary Era
If you have never read it, check out "Fear and Loathing on the Campeign Trail '72"
Barking Dingo is the political thought diary of of staunch, staunch moderate (ok, leaning a little to the left). I am a recovering McCain 2000 supporter who is now ashamed to have ever touted his virtues