The concept of dignity has come up several times this past week, most recently around this man's death. The late Billy Mays was somewhat of a Tampa celebrity. The Oxiclean pitchman. Infomercial king. Yeah, I know. Tells you a little something about this part of Florida, doesn't it? Well, the son, . . .
I wonder how many people, like me, think of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson all the time? And feel his loss acutely?We don't see this kind of American original that often any more, although if you think about it, he was very in keeping with our nation's roots. We've always liked outlaws.Ahh, Hunter. Getting . . .