Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's

Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's

Hunter S. Thompson

From the bestselling writer of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, the mythical Hunter S. Thompson’s moment quantity of the “Gonzo Papers” is again. Generation of Swine collects 1000's of columns from the notorious journalist’s Nineteen Eighties tenure on the San Francisco Examiner.

Here, opposed to a backdrop of late-night tattoo periods and soldier-of-fortune alternate exhibits, Dr. Thompson is at his apocalyptic best―covering emblematic occasions corresponding to the 1987-88 presidential crusade, with vp George Bush, Sr., struggling with for his lifestyles opposed to Republican rivals like Alexander Haig, Pat Buchanan, and Pat Robertson; detailing the GOP's obsession with medicines and drug abuse; whereas while shooting momentous social phenomena as they happened, just like the upward thrust of cable, satellite tv for pc television, and CNN―24 hours of mainline information. Showcasing his inimitable expertise for social and political research, iteration of Swine is classic Thompson―eerily prescient, incisive, and enduring.

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