1971

The year of 1971 CE.

Some fun facts about 1971:

  • Protesting Belgian farmers bring 3 live cows to crash the EEC meeting in Brussels
  • Earth Day is designated by the UN
  • Starbucks coffeehouse is founded
  • The Attica Prison Riots happened in September
  • Greenpeace is founded
  • Walt Disney World opens in Florida
This time is part of the Contemporary.

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas


Contemporary

On the surface, he’s travelling with his attorney and a trunk full of drugs in order to document a racing event and later on to attend a convention for law enforcement on drugs and drug culture. Below the surface, it’s a journey to figure out the purpose of journalism, idealism, and its role in the shifting tide of American culture. This is a review of Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.