Ralph Steadman’s illustration of Richard Nixon with a Pinocchio nose reflected Hunter S. Thompson’s feelings about the president. Following his coverage of the Democratic National Convention in Miami five weeks earlier, Thompson returned to the city for the Republican National Convention. Unlike the first time, he didn’t enjoy himself. “I finished my double-tequila and went upstairs to my room to get hopelessly stoned by myself and pass out,” he wrote. “It was that kind of a convention.”
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