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On our ‘Best of Hell: 2008′ we featured the following interviews: From June 14, David Cay Johnston is an independent investigative journalist, formerly with The New York Times, now focusing on the subject of taxation. David’s most recent book is last year’s “Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense and Stick Read more
http://www.urlfan.com So, what’s your popularity in WebTwoPointOhLand? URLfan is aindexing service that ranks your website based on the number ofblog/RSS references measured at a given point in time. So instead ofthe metrics being based on visits or page hits, the data is essentiallya popularity guage of your site amongst all those opinion makers and “super Read more
Lew Daly is a senior fellow of Demos and the author of God and the Welfare State. Lew is co-author of the new book, “Unjust Desserts: How the Rich are Taking our Common Inheritance and Why We Should Take it Back” (New Press). Steven Kinzer, author of “Overthrow: America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii Read more
http://keepvid.com Well, it’s that time again kids… video utility time!! Afraid yourfavorite video on YouTube is about to disappear due to some sillycopyright infringement? Apparently, some of you are. I’ve been askedlately what’s a good way to download videos from sites like YouTube orGoogle Video on to their local hard drive… and this is what Read more
Gerard Prunier were on to discuss his opendemocracy.net article, “The eastern DR Congo: dynamics of conflict.” Gerard is research professor at the University of Paris. He is the author of 1998’s The Rwanda Crisis: History of a Genocide, 2007’s revised edition of “Darfur: The Ambiguous Genocide”, and 2006’s “From Genocide to Continental War: The Congolese’ Read more
http://www.evilmadscientist.com An entertaining geek site that made the big time recently with it’s holiday “Apple apple pie” offering, which really impressed me when I learned the lattice on the pie was cut with a 45 watt carbon-dioxide laser.
Chris Hedges is a senior fellow at The Nation Institute and a Lecturer in the Council of the Humanities and the Anschutz Distinguished Fellow at Princeton University. Chris spent nearly two decades as a foreign correspondent in Central America, the Middle East, Africa and the Balkans. He is the author of the best selling “War Read more
http://dailycostume.com/ In these troubled times, the escape hatch.
This is Hell! presents “The Best of the Worst of the Economy: America’s Inevitable Economic Collapse in Hellish Review.” From February 16, John Miller, a professor of economics at Wheaton College who writes for Dollar and Sense. We talked with John about his latest article, “Stormier Weather: The economic recovery that’s been officially underway since Read more
http://www.metaefficient.com It’s apparently a one person shop, but still a very impressivecollection of news and info on efficient (read green) technologies.
http://www.diviantart.com Allegedly the world’s largest online art community. It is definitelya great online community resource for artists. And some awesome art tooamongst the to be expected but not overwhelmingly large amount of drek.
Vince Bugliosi author of the new and highly controversial book, “The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murder.”