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Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight
    #4558455 - 08/20/05 12:04 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

DENVER (AP) -- Firework shells carrying the sealed ashes of "gonzo" journalist Hunter S. Thompson arrived in an armored truck at his mountain home as final preparations were being made for his star-studded farewell.

The shells were scheduled to be launched Saturday night from a 150-foot-tall monument erected behind Thompson's house in Woody Creek, just outside Aspen. HERE


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: vinsue]
    #4558571 - 08/20/05 12:34 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

I'm too lazy to read that story, but is this "farewell" open

to the public?  I assumed it was but I'm not sure.  I wish I could

go.  :sad:


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: WeAreAllOne]
    #4558757 - 08/20/05 01:19 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

The event will be private, open to about 250 invited guests including Thompson's longtime illustrator, Ralph Steadman, and actors Sean Penn and Johnny Depp.The memorial will include some reminiscence, readings from Thompson's work and performances by both Lyle Lovett and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: vinsue]
    #4558936 - 08/20/05 02:10 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

It's a shame Hunter was murdered and all.....


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4558938 - 08/20/05 02:10 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

Erm..?


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: OneMoreRobot3021]
    #4558955 - 08/20/05 02:15 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

Eh, I just don't think he killed himself. But hey, it's what they said so it must be real


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4558962 - 08/20/05 02:16 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

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drgonz said:
It's a shame Hunter was murdered and all.....






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"The time has come the walrus said, little oysters  hide their heads, my Twain of thought is loosely bound I guess its time to Mark this down, Be good and you will be lonesome
Be lonesome and you will be free
Live a lie and you will live to regret it
That's what livin' is to me
That's what livin' is to me"
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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: QuantumMeltdown]
    #4558995 - 08/20/05 02:23 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)



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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4559033 - 08/20/05 02:30 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

Dude Prison Planet is exactly what I am talking about. That place is the home of tin foil hat wearers.


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Be lonesome and you will be free
Live a lie and you will live to regret it
That's what livin' is to me
That's what livin' is to me"
Jimmy Buffett


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: QuantumMeltdown]
    #4559052 - 08/20/05 02:34 PM (12 years, 5 days ago)

I'm by no means a conspiracy theorist, however, I still find it hard to believe that Hunter would just drop everything and commit suicide for the jolly hell of it... oh well :shrug:


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: QuantumMeltdown]
    #4559065 - 08/20/05 02:38 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)



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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4559068 - 08/20/05 02:38 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

Well he did bro. Its a sad thing but he probably had his own personal reasons that you don't know of or might not understand. RIP HST


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Be lonesome and you will be free
Live a lie and you will live to regret it
That's what livin' is to me
That's what livin' is to me"
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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4559088 - 08/20/05 02:42 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

None of that stuff is new dude. I read and heard it all. He killed himself. The government didn't have any interest in silencing him. Most of the mainstream view him as a whacko and wouldn't give any credit to what he thought about 9-11 and that theory of his and Joneses is whacko anyways. There are plenty of more credible people out there spewing that theory why would the gov't pick out HST? Alex Jones is fucking schitzo man. I used to be really into him three years ago but then I stoped smoking so much pot and generally stoped all my paraniod tendencies and gained some sense and realized this.


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Total abstinence is so excellent a thing that it cannot be carried to too great an extent. In my passion for it I even carry it so far as to totally abstain from total abstinence itself.
  -Mark Twain

"The time has come the walrus said, little oysters  hide their heads, my Twain of thought is loosely bound I guess its time to Mark this down, Be good and you will be lonesome
Be lonesome and you will be free
Live a lie and you will live to regret it
That's what livin' is to me
That's what livin' is to me"
Jimmy Buffett


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: QuantumMeltdown]
    #4559092 - 08/20/05 02:43 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

How could I blame Hutner for wanting to commit suicide... This world fucking sucks anyway. :emo:


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: QuantumMeltdown]
    #4559097 - 08/20/05 02:45 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

Quote:

QuantumMeltdown said:
then I stoped smoking so much pot and generally stoped all my paraniod tendencies




maybe u should pick the pipe up man... marijuana is a deprogrammer.  :stoned:


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: vinsue]
    #4559109 - 08/20/05 02:48 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

That is so awesome!!
I would have never thought about going out
like that. I love Hunter S so much!!  I thought
That Johnny Depp's funding of the whole thing
was pretty sweet, too!

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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4559111 - 08/20/05 02:48 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

He was talking to his wife when he did it.


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4559115 - 08/20/05 02:50 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

Probation  :wink: But seriously I guess it wasn't the mj although it did kind of make me a little bit more paranoid of things in generall. But I guess I just kind of grew out of the Alex Jones shit. I noticed the things he spoke of weren't happening and he started getting even more kooky. This HST thing is just absurd. All of HST's fans want to believe it though because they don't wan't to think their hero would do something like that. It reminds me of when Kurt Cobain killed himself all the fans swore it was Courtney blah blah blah. Some still believe it. They came up with all kinds of shit about how it wouldn't have been posible for him to kill himself and shit but common now. BS is BS.


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"The time has come the walrus said, little oysters  hide their heads, my Twain of thought is loosely bound I guess its time to Mark this down, Be good and you will be lonesome
Be lonesome and you will be free
Live a lie and you will live to regret it
That's what livin' is to me
That's what livin' is to me"
Jimmy Buffett


Edited by QuantumMeltdown (08/20/05 02:51 PM)


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: dr_gonz]
    #4559116 - 08/20/05 02:50 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

Quote:

drgonz said:
How could I blame Hutner for wanting to commit suicide... This world fucking sucks anyway. :emo:



It's not that bad, man! It is all that we have,
so you should try and see the beauty that
it has to offer. Seriously, we are special creatures in a
unique world.


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Re: Hunter Thompsons farewell tonight [Re: QuantumMeltdown]
    #4559125 - 08/20/05 02:53 PM (12 years, 4 days ago)

Quote:

QuantumMeltdown said:
It reminds me of when Kurt Cobain killed himself all the fans swore it was Courtney blah blah blah. Some still believe it. They came up with all kinds of shit about how it wouldn't have been posible for him to kill himself and shit but common now.




Buh Buh But Courtney did kill Kurt...  :argh:  :wink:


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