Enjoy this trip, and it is a trip!

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madnessFear and Loathing in Las Vegas. Now if ever there was a trippy film, it’s this one. Must practice the special walk as I’m going into the casino’s.

The basic synopsis revolves around journalist Raoul Duke and his attorney, Dr. Gonzo, as they arrive in 70’s Las Vegas to report on the Mint 400 motorcycle race. However, they soon abandon their work and begin experimenting with a variety of recreational drugs, such as LSD, cocaine, mescaline, and cannabis. This leads to a series of bizarre hallucinogenic trips, during which they destroy hotel rooms, wreck cars, and have visions of anthropomorphic desert animals, all the while ruminating on the decline of American culture.

I have also got a copy of the book by Hunter S. Thompson to read along the way to keep me in the spirit of things.

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