Hunter S. Thompson Quotes

This is going to be a very expensive war, and Victory is not guaranteed — for anyone, and certainly not for anyone as baffled as George W. Bush. All he knows is that his father started the war a long time ago, and that he, the goofy child-President, has been chosen by Fate and the global Oil industry to finish it. Now.




Hunter S. Thompson, 1939-*, Journalist, "When War Drums Roll", September 17, 2001

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Hunter S. Thompson
Hunter S. Thompson
  • Born: July 18, 1937
  • Died: February 20, 2005
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Journalist

Hunter Stockton Thompson was an American journalist and author, and the founder of the gonzo journalism movement. He first rose to prominence with the publication of Hell's Angels (1967), a book for which he spent a year living and riding with the Hells Angels motorcycle gang in order to write a first-hand account of the lives and experiences of its members.