Hunter Chooses Loathsome Departure

by | Feb 21, 2005

Hunter S. Thompson shot and killed himself at his home in Woody Creek on Sunday. He always did love guns, so in some ways I suppose his route out is not a big surprise. Whatever the cause, the world is short one brilliant writer this morning and that is a shame. He was 67.


Here’s a nice write up from the San Francisco Chronicle, a newspaper Thompson regularly contributed to.