Eight years ago, Shawn Ryan changed cable TV with his gonzo cop show, The Shield.
Then he put his acting career on hold for two years to make a gonzo mockumentary with his brother-in-law, Joaquin Phoenix.
But precious little has been said about this reckless cadre of gonzo docu-journos.
Despite numerous reports, Kermit, Miss Piggy and gonzo were never supposed to appear as Chick fil-A mascots.
His take on the surreal spate of “bath salt” cannibalism managed to combine moral clarity with a gonzo stride.
“More often gonzo is the lone ‘weirdo’ with ambiguous gender/sexual/species status,” writes Schildcrout.
And traditions be damned, gonzo is in love with his chicken Camilla.
The season finale, which aired July 14, saw the gonzo story come to a close.
So it's King's gonzo personality—his Tancredoian id—that will mark the debate.
VHS and the revolutionary ability to fast forward to the scene you want to see birthed the gonzo shooting style.
1971, American English, in Hunter S. Thompson's phrase gonzo journalism. Thompson in 1972 said he got it from editor Bill Cardosa and explained it as "some Boston word for weird, bizarre." Probably from Italian gonzo "rude, sottish," perhaps from Spanish ganso and ultimately from the Germanic word for "goose."
Insane; wild; bizarre; confused; cuckoo, bananas, nutso: established Hunter Thompson as the father of gonzo journalism, a flamboyant if controversial style/ the gonzo idea of a cross-country street race
: The Gonzo and the Geeks/ These double-gaited gonzos are perpetrating a plague of best-selling takeoffs
[1971+; fr Italian, ''credulous, simple, too good'']