Hunter S. Thompson having a gunfight with his neighbour

Hunter S. Thompson is an immortal writer who wrote some of my favorite books, but from reading his biography and the video above of him having a gunfight with his neighbour with an old Luger, he was also fucking insane.

My idol.

UPDATE: Nice piece from the New Yorker I found following his death. This is why he is my idol, he had a workaholic compassion to write which I myself try to hold. I would also love to do some Gonzo journalism some day. The closest I could get is this website.

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