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My Chat With Hunter S. Thompson, Gonzo Journalism Legend
I’d asked for an interview far in advance; Thompson’s publicist had scheduled an afternoon meeting at the Carlyle, one of New York’s fanciest hotels, where he was booked under the pseudonym “Mr. Joe.” As he traveled from Colorado to NYC, I traveled from Washington, D.C., where I attended college. I had to return the next day for…