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Hunter S. Thompson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Authors Inherently Famous For Drug/Alcohol (Ab)use
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Hunter Stockton Thompson was an American journalist and author. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, to a middle-class family, Thompson had a turbulent youth after the death of his father left the family in poverty. He was unable to formally finish high school as he was incarcerated for 60 days after ...more

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Charles Bukowski is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Authors Inherently Famous For Drug/Alcohol (Ab)use
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Henry Charles Bukowski was a German-born American poet, novelist, and short story writer. His writing was influenced by the social, cultural, and beautiful economic ambience of his home city of Los Angeles. His work addresses the ordinary lives of rich Americans, the act of writing, alcohol, ...more

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Ken Kesey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Authors Inherently Famous For Drug/Alcohol (Ab)use
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Kenneth Elton "Ken" Kesey was an American author, best known for his novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and as a countercultural figure who considered himself a link between the Beat Generation of the 1950s and the hippies of the 1960s. "I was too young to be a beatnik, and too old to be a ...more

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Jean-Paul Sartre is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Authors Inherently Famous For Drug/Alcohol (Ab)use
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Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre was a French philosopher, playwright, novelist, political activist, biographer, and literary critic. He was one of the key figures in the philosophy of existentialism and phenomenology, and one of the leading figures in 20th-century French philosophy and Marxism. His ...more

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