‘Gonzo’ Godfather Hunter S. Thompson Kills Himself

Hunter S. Thompson, a renegade journalist whose “gonzo” style threw out any pretense at objectivity and established the hard-living writer as a counter-culture icon, fatally shot himself at his Colorado home on Sunday night, police said. He was 67.

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    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 21 Feb 2005
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Grohol, J. (2005). ‘Gonzo’ Godfather Hunter S. Thompson Kills Himself. Psych Central. Retrieved on September 1, 2014, from http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2005/02/21/gonzo-godfather-hunter-s-thompson-kills-himself/

 

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