Hunter S. Thompson’s Many Strange, Unpredictable Appearances on The David Letterman Show | Open Culture

An old quote from Joseph de Maistre gets thrown around a lot lately: Toute nation a le gouvernement qu’elle mérite—“every nation gets the government it deserves.” As a historical claim it is impossible to verify. But the aphorism has an authoritative ring, the unmistakable sound of truism.

Source: Hunter S. Thompson’s Many Strange, Unpredictable Appearances on The David Letterman Show | Open Culture

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