Nine Circles of Hell!: Winter Reading! – Friday, December 30, 2011 Nine Circles of Hell!


The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – are the nine most hellish news stories we can find Monday through Friday. Our Sunday Edition! features writing from the past week – including opinion pieces – by nine of our past guests on This is Hell!

Last Summer, while This is Hell! was on break, we featured The Nine Circles of Hell!: Summer Reading!, a random selection of articles we had found over the previous several months, even years.

By popular demand, we offer you The Nine Circles of Hell!: Winter Reading! through New Year’s Day, another random sampling of articles from the past few months and, at times, years.

The Nine Circles of Hell!: Winter Reading! for Friday, December 30, 2011, are …

Poet-Bashing Police

Ex-FBI interrogator ‘gagged’ over 9/11 backstory

Krumovgrad gold mine fears divide Bulgarian villagers

The Science of Sarcasm? Yeah, Right

The soft-kill solution: New frontiers in pain compliance

He’s No Angel: The federal informant the
government doesn’t want you to know about

A Generation Moves from Preoccupied to Occupy

Obama’s Chicago campaign staff living good life — away from Washington

Gay rights: a world of inequality