Photos of Famous Literary Drunks & Addicts

Mark Frauenfelder on BoingBoing recommends taking a look at Life magazine’s great photo gallery of famous literary drunks and addicts; it’s pretty cool. One of my favorites:

Hunter S. Thompson (1937–2005): Everything

“I wouldn’t recommend sex, drugs, or insanity for everyone, but they’ve always worked for me.”


  • Fabian_Ramos

    a wildman he was

  • santosfabian

    a wildman he was