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The Vault: Hunter S. Thompson, Part III

Originally Published: May 6, 2010
By Greg Hardy | Special to Page 2

Since the 1960s, Hunter S. Thompson made his bones by writing about Fear and Loathing when it comes to politics, motorcycle gangs, guns and Las Vegas. So it's really not fair that he was also a top-rate, mad-dog sports columnist, even in the twilight of his fevered career. Here is a sampling from ESPN.com's Page 2 Vault:

Keep in mind that whenever Hunter Thompson writes about the Kentucky Derby it's not to make it sound like a glamorous destination. His goal is to keep you away from ...

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