The story of how gonzo journalism truly began. On a binge with Ralph Steadman, covering the Kentucky Derby. The result was the inimitable ” The Kentucky Derby is Decadent and Depraved” http://brianb.freeshell.org/a/kddd.pdf
by John Paul Wright We’re only 24 hours away from the 142nd Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville. In the spirit of HST’s “The Kentucky Derby Is Decadent & Depraved” piece for Rolling Stone, the GT News Department brings you the gritty side of the debauched and bourbon-soaked […]
By Cody S. Decker I know I live decently close to the city of Louisville. And yes, I know that the Derby was today…trust me. And no, I did not make it to the infield of Churchill Downs with all of the other folks just lookin’ to make the right […]
Hitler Reacts to Ron Whitehead Getting Role of The Kentucky Derby is Decadent and Depraved track announcer in FOR NO GOOD REASON, Ralph Steadman documentary. Thank you to Ron’s longtime friend Frank Messina (NY Mets Poet & Boardwalk Empire) for doing this for Ron!!