Why Gonzo?

Gonzo journalism is a style of reporting based on William Faulkner’s idea that the best fiction is far more true than any kind of journalism – and the best journalists have always known this. Which is not to say that fiction is necessarily ‘more true’ than journalism – or vice versa – but that both ‘fiction’ and ‘journalism’ are artificial categories; and that both forms, at their best, are only two different means to the same end.
~ ~ Hunter S. Thompson

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  1. Pingback: Richard Dawkins & David Simon MASHUP | Gonzo – Using an unconventional, exaggerated and highly subjective style, often when the reporter is part of the story

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