Nothing much has changed since June 1970 when Hunter S Thompson’s break-out piece, “The Kentucky Derby is Decadent and Depraved” was published by Scanlan’s Monthly. The Kentucky Derby, which swung into horrifying action this Friday, is still a hotbed of decadent and depraved behavior from the Southern Horse Racing glitterati and their admirers. I envy […]

The Kentucky Derby is Still Decadent and Depraved