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The Wicked Go To Hell: Frédéric Dard

“It was an eerie spectacle, for the darkness obstructed the rest of the bodies so that the prisoners looked like the heads of fallen angels nailed to a backdrop of night, with their hands for wings.” 800 more words


Death Penalty on the Initiative Plan

Written by John Steiler, I’m not sure I agree with his position on keeping it as deterrent though, because the statistics show that it is not a deterrent, and in fact the states who have the death penalty have higher violent crime rates than those who don’t, but nonetheless his article is still something interesting. 671 more words

Melissa Veilleux

Saturday Evening Interview 9-3-16

Hi everyone! Today I’m concluding part two of fellow blogger Sonni Quick’s interview here. Sonni is currently working on a book about letters she and inmate Jamie Cummings have exchanged for years. 1,408 more words


Better than the Lottery

As you know I’ve been going round and round with this prison trying to find out about Joe. The “Doctor” who is his caseworker is, well, for lack of a four letter word that starts with c- and ends with -unt has been less than pleasant with me for the most part. 490 more words

Naked Tea Sipping

The Most Violent Prison Documentary

This is interesting.  It follows the lives of several prisoners and also the prison guards who have to keep everyone safe. I had never seen a prison like this one.  457 more words

Difficulty Coping

Watch Prophets of Rage Play Surprise Set Outside California Prison

Prophets of Rage were scheduled to play a California prison on Wednesday night but were forced to play outside by the state government.

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#Throwback: 3 Deewarein - One of the finest by Bollywood

3 Deewarein is one of the finest works of Nagesh Kukunoor as well as Bollywood. I am about 13 years late in reviewing this one but better late than never. 410 more words

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