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  • Next thing some loon will be twattering that the hellmouth has been ripped open and slavering orcs are on the rampage, or like that little sh!

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  • How can the rest of a bathroom look so innocent, while the shower looks like a ominous hellmouth? roomenvy – futuristic mosaic [...]

    Pixilated Bathroom Design Made with Mosaic Bathroom Tiles

  • However I feel I need to tell you, so you can tell the President, how it is I may have came to open the hellmouth.

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  • Men named Bush, Cheney and Rumsfeld have been working hard–and spending billions-on secret strategies to ensure their survival when the hellmouth of catastrophe swallows everyone else. '

    OpEdNews - Quicklink: Chris Floyd: Main Core Blues: Stranger in a Strange Land

  • Men named Bush, Cheney and Rumsfeld have been working hard–and spending billions-on secret strategies to ensure their survival when the hellmouth of catastrophe swallows everyone else.

    OpEdNews - Quicklink: Chris Floyd: Main Core Blues: Stranger in a Strange Land

  • The city is home to a troublesome space-time rift that is sort of like that pesky hellmouth in Buffy, the Vampire Slayer, but not really.

    "Torchwood" is Tops on BBC America

  • In the community of Sunnydale, the fictional “watcher” of Buffy—a high-school student with a knack for slaying the evil beings lurking at the local hellmouth—explains, “The Spanish who first settled the area called it Boca Del Infierno—roughly translated, ‘Hellmouth,’ a sort of portal from this reality to the next.”

    No Uncertain Terms

  • “New York, which gave us a generation of female political superstars,” wrote Gail Collins in The New York Times Magazine, “has turned into the hellmouth of women in politics.”

    No Uncertain Terms

  • On the medieval stage in Metz, France, the mystery play employed special effects of a mechanical monster with what was called its hellmouth agape, sparks shooting out.

    No Uncertain Terms

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  • "But that's the thrill of living on the Hellmouth! There's a veritable cornucopia of, of fiends and devils and, and ghouls to engage... Pardon me for finding the glass half full." - Giles, Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    December 18, 2007