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11.07.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
Hunter S. Thompson was considered past his peak when he killed himself in 2005. During the high times of the 1960s and �70s, however, Thompson helped revitalize journalism through the audacity of his reporting and his willingness to use the tactics of fiction in the strategy of finding truth. Filmmaker Alex Gibson�s Gonzo: The Life & Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson, out now on DVD, is an e...

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