fear and loathing in las vegas

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fear and loathing in las vegas Finding the American Dream in Sin City: What I got out of Fear and Loathing Where do I start ? This book left me with so many questions and so many things to think about. Was this journey real? Was Hunter S. Thompson drawing off real life experinces to create this strange and insightful journey? If this was stricly a fictional story this is obivoiusly written by a man who had alot of experince with drugs and there effects. I don not want to focus on the drugs because I think there is more to this book and if you just focus and the outlandish number of drugs ingested by Raoul Duke and his attorney you will miss it. The book bills itself as "A savage journey to the heart of the American Dream." That is exactly what it is. We see america through a man who seems to have seen what America could have been only to see it come crashing down to the harsh realties of what it is. He was not alone in this feeling he makes it clear when he remarks that Nixons term marked the popularuty of downers. The whole country was in a
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