Living in the Age of Angst

March 22, 2015 Gonzo Today 0

By: John Simon Angst: /äNG(k)st/ – a feeling of deep anxiety or dread, typically an unfocused one about the human condition or the state of the world in general. We are living in the Age of Angst. These days, as I look around, I see an ever swirling bombardment of propaganda.  The […]

Individual Rebellion: A Gonzo? Point of View

March 20, 2015 Donnie Casto II 0

Editor’s note: In the wake of the pointless controversy between GT and the Facebook group “Gonzo Journalism and the legacy of Hunter S. Thompson,” our resident paradigm assassin questions the validity of our use of the term “gonzo” and whether it’s worth all the hub bub. However, he did ask us […]

Fukushima R Us

March 19, 2015 Kyle K. Mann 0

By: Kyle K. Mann It is a deeply ironic fact that the Japanese people accepted nuclear power after having been the targets of nuclear weapons at Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Think about it a moment: they got nuked, then used the same technology that burned them to power their homes and workplaces. […]

The 5 Most Influential Irish Rockers of All Time

March 17, 2015 Kidman J. Williams 0

We celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day with the fervent abuse of our livers to honor, well, most people forgot what we honor.  Hey, we are all Irish on this day because Saint Patrick was…wait…Saint Patrick was born in Scotland.  Saint Patrick was born near Dumbarton, in Scotland in 387. So, why […]

Boredom and Apathy Or: the tale of why nothing’s happening

March 15, 2015 Gonzo Today 0

By: Mark Linnhoefer  “Boredom is an emotional state experienced when an individual is left without anything in particular to do, and not interested in their surroundings.” “Apathy  is a lack of feeling, emotion, interest, and concern. Apathy is a state of indifference, or the suppression of emotions such as concern, […]

The Accident

March 14, 2015 Gonzo Today 0

artwork copyright 2015 Josh Chambers By: Marc D. Goldfinger I’m not saying that there is no such thing as a solid reality.  Really, what I mean by that statement is that all we get to go on is a construct of reality filtered through to us by our nerve systems […]