Posts tagged "hell"

Hell Hath Enlarged Herself

Foreign Policy, in collaboration with The Fund for Peace, has posted their 6th annual analysis of the most vulnerable states in the world.  One can't help but cringe at the biblical/apocalyptic references:  "In the Beginning, There was Somalia," and "Postcards from Hell."  And critics have noted that one man's hell is another man's donkey...

Hellmouth

Just after the war in Bosnia, a priest showed Rose Marie Berger a cross erected on a hillside. One side depicted a resurrection Jesus, offering the promise of life and joy; the other revealed an angry Christ of eternal judgment. Berger preferred the good-times Jesus, but the locals, who had seen 1,500 of their own massacred, opted for...