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What Colorado town will be stand-in for Aspen in 1970?

A movie is to be made about Hunter Thompson’s 1970 campaign to become Pitkin County sheriff on the Freak Party ticket. What Colorado town today most closely resembles Aspen then? Continue reading

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Hemingway antlers returned to Ketchum at last

Hunter Thompson traveled to Idaho in 1964 to investigate what had drawn Ernest Hemingway to Ketchum. Leaving, he took with him a bit of Hemingway memorabilia, the writer’s elk antlers. Continue reading

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