An Ode to HST

Just a Sunday reblog about HST for you!

History & Wine

This blog post is dedicated to one of my most favorite authors. Conveniently, it is also about him.

The late great Hunter Stockton Thompson.

“When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.”

-Hunter S. Thompson

It is impossible to write everything about Thompson in a silly little blog post. Anything I could possibly say would not be doing him any justice. Therefore, today’s post will have more of my own commentary.

I fell in love with HST through Johnny Depp, or maybe I just fell in love with Johnny Depp. Either way, both men are fascinating creatures to me. As soon as I saw Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, I had to dive deeper into Thompson’s brain; however dark and demented it was.

I decided to embark on my HST journey by watching a documentary about him. This documentary called, Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr…

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