I wanted to try and recreate the image that seems to be popular on the internet – but I really wasn’t happy with the way the car came out (as it is, I did do something else with the car… that’s another pic!)
So instead, here’s my version of Hunter S. Thompson, from Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas…
(all parts by firestartoys.com – the cigarette was a magic wand)
Raoul Duke: [narrating] We were somewhere around Barstow, on the edge of the desert, when the drugs began to take hold. I remember saying something like:
Raoul Duke: I feel a bit lightheaded. Maybe you should drive.
Raoul Duke: [narrating] Suddenly, there was a terrible roar all around us, and the sky was full of what looked like huge bats, all swooping and screeching and diving around the car, and a voice was screaming:
Raoul Duke: Holy Jesus. What are these goddamn animals?