Hunter S. Thompson, inventor of gonzo journalism and the weird voice of the American Dream turned to fear and loathing, died last night at the age of 67, apparently having shot himself.
May he rest in peace.
- "Anybody who wanders around the world saying, "Hell yes, I'm from Texas," deserves whatever happens to him." (with mention of Gov. Nunn).
- "I beat him like a mad dog with mange every time I got a chance, and I am proud of it. He was scum."