Thursday, June 30 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Thursday, June 30, 2011, are: Army admits they knew of Arlington Cemetery problems since 1992 Partisan bickering over US program that armed Mexican drug cartels First of three court rulings backs Obamacare Failed and controversial CEOs are doing Read more

Wednesday, June 29 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Wednesday, June 29, 2011, including a bonus link on Michelle Bachmann’s many falsehood, are: The many false statements of Michelle Bachmann IMF says US should raise debt ceiling and taxes, slow spending cuts US for corporate transparency, except Read more

Tuesday, June 28 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Tuesday, June 28, 2011, are: Feds step in to try New Orleans cops for Katrina killings Puerto Rico rocked by two years of austerity, protests General strike, violent protests as Greece readies to vote on austerity With ICC Read more

Monday, June 27 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Monday, June 27, 2011, and a bonus story on the potential Nebraska nuclear disaster, are: Hackers stole millions from Citibank in May “Additional layer of protection” around Nebraska reactor collapses Poor Peruvians fight against foreign mining companies turns Read more

The Sunday Edition! for June 26, 2011 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Sunday Edition! of The Nine Circles of Hell! features writing from the past week by nine past guests of This is Hell! The Sunday Edition! for today, June 26, 2011 are: William Ayers, “Can Canada really be scared of free-thinking?” Dean Baker, “The Endgame on the Debt Ceiling” Phyllis Bennis, “In Afghanistan Speech, Obama Read more

URL Labs’ Website of the Week for June 25, 2011 Website of the Week

http://www.dipity.com Make and share your own historical timelines online.  The site puts it this way… “Take the most useful information on the Internet and organize it by time.  By providing digital timeline technology, Dipity allows users to gather real-time sources from social media, traditional search services and RSS to aggregate them in a single, easy Read more

Podcast for June 25, 2011 Shows

Your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz interviewed: Helen Epstein is the author of “The Invisible Cure: Why We Are Losing the Fight Against AIDS in Africa” (Picador). Helen’s recent writing at the New York Review of Books includes, “Flu Warning: Beware the Drug Companies!” live from Athens, Greece, Chicago’s Kathy Kelly Read more

Friday, June 24 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Friday, June 24, 2011, are: African-Americans leave north, head south due to economic downturn America’s crackdown on photography Obama administration says Americans on Gaza flotilla support terror Senegalese protesters say, “Hands off my constitution” Sudanese president says possibility Read more

Thursday, June 23 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Thursday, June 23, 2011, are: 22,000 who won the chance to become permanent US citizens denied US Fed chief doesn’t know “why this slower pace of growth is persisting” Where recession hit hardest, government forces more into joblessness Read more

This is Hell! named Best Morning Show! Announcements

This is Hell! was named ‘Best Morning Show‘ and your bitter blind broke gap-toothed radio show host Chuck Mertz was chosen as ‘Best Radio DJ‘ in the Chicago Reader’s Best of Chicago 2011 reader survey. Chuck was also a runner-up in the ‘Best journalist‘ category. Thanks to everyone for their support!

Wednesday, June 22 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Wednesday, June 22, 2011, including a bonus link on India’s deadly protests and an additional story on China’s business problems, are: BP blamed by rig’s owner for last summer’s Gulf disaster Church leaders ignored Pope – not Bush Read more

Tuesday, June 21 Nine Circles of Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – for Tuesday, June 21, 2011, including a bonus story on the media’s lousy job on reporting what could be one of the worst nuclear disasters in US history, are: Since ‘70s, richest see pay increase ten times, everyone else’s Read more