“Every now and then, he’d take that spaceman statue they give you when you win an award on MTV and smash up the mirrors with it.”

Confused about Axl Rose’s reaons for not showing up at the Hall of Fame on Saturday night? Perhaps this extended profile of Axl from 2006 will help. It was published in GQ, written by John Jeremiah Sullivan (who the nytimes recently called “a demonically talented” writer), and attempts to delve deep into Axl’s psyche:

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