Monday, November 15 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Monday, November 15, 2010, plus a bonus story on the Gulf Coast’s radioactive water, are: Gulf Coast tap water contains radioactive contaminants After World War Two, Nazis were given “safe haven” in US US keeps allies in the Read more

Podcast for November 13 Shows

Your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed: André Schiffrin, author of the new book, “Words and Money: A publishing luminary analyzes the crisis of the media and considers the alternatives” (Verso Books). Andre was the publisher at Pantheon Books for 30 years. He left in 1990 to start the not-for-profit publisher Read more

URL Labs Website of the Week for November 13, 2010 Website of the Week

http://cghub.com I think every once in a while, it’s good to root around the nooks and crannies of the myriad web subcultures just to see what’s what.  This week, I wandered the geeky realm of CG artists.  CGhub is the real deal.  A lively community of talented artists dedicated to their craft.  Not for everyone Read more

Friday, November 12 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Friday, November 12, 2010, are: President Bush “is not telling the truth” in memoirs Innocent man executed because Bush’s staff didn’t forward request More and more veterans are killing themselves US military afraid soldiers think they’re better than Read more

Thursday, November 11 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Thursday, November 11, 2010, including a bonus story on potential charges against former President George W. Bush, are: Leaked Pentagon study sees little risk in ending ‘don’t ask don’t tell’ Aides at taxpayer-funded anti-deficit commission paid by lobbyists Read more

Wednesday, November 10 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Wednesday, November 10, 2010, including a bonus story on chocolate’s scarcity (kinda), are: Nearly a third of Chicago-area homes worth less than their mortgage So much for that 2011 Afghan war withdrawal date ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ repeal Read more

Tuesday, November 9 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Tuesday, November 9, 2010, including a bonus story on currency wars and the Michigan oil spill, are: Big Banker is watching you now more than ever Obama goes on offensive in ‘Currency Wars’ “Dirty little tricks” in trade Read more

Monday, November 8 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Monday, November 8, 2010, including two bonus stories on war with Iran, are: World Bank president seeks return to gold standard If economic crisis fraudsters aren’t jailed, get ready for another one Protests turn violent after Oakland cop Read more

Friday, November 5 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Friday, November 5, 2010, including a bonus story on the plight of Native Americans, are: Supreme Court may take away little guy’s ‘most powerful legal tool’ Already facing poverty, Oglala Sioux brace for deadly winter 600 women and Read more

Thursday, November 4 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Thursday, November 4, 2010, are: Hopes for sustained downward trend in unemployment dashed Republican House wins mean no limit on greenhouse gas emissions Critic at EPA questions testing for BP spill contaminants in food Bush says, “damn right,” Read more

Wednesday, November 3 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Wednesday, November 3, 2010,  including a bonus story on BP, are: Firm that approved Gulf rig hired to inspect failed repair device Possible 20% drop in dollar’s value is “of our own doing” Brits fight US death penalty Read more

Tuesday, November 2 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Tuesday, November 2, 2010,  are: US pushing Pakistan into China’s arms Fed’s bond market bubble is ‘latest outbreak of voodoo monetarism’ If Republicans win, even worse times ahead for labor The narcissistic, extroverted candidates you’ll be voting for Read more