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(Greek mythology) the three-headed dog guarding the entrance to Hades

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Peter Conti-Brown, The Accidental History of the Federal Securities and Banking Laws: A Review of Michael Perino's Hellhound of Wall Street: How Ferdinand Pecora's Investigation of the Great Crash Forever Changed American Finance, SEC.
A mythological transplantation from Afro-Caribbean orature, the Plat-Eye is a monstrous ghost (later transformed into a hellhound figure), with one fearsome eye dangling loose from its forehead that it uses to hypnotize and doom those unlucky mortals it crosses.
See generally MICHAEL PERINO, THE HELLHOUND OF WALL STREET: HOW FERDINAND PECORA'S INVESTIGATION OF THE GREAT CRASH FOREVER CHANGED AMERICAN FINANCE (2010) (recounting the Senate Committee on Banking and Currency inquiry on the causes of the Wall Street Crash of 1929).
See generally Peter Conti-Brown, The Accidental History of Federal Banking and Securities Laws: A Review of Michael Perino's The Hellhound of Wall Street: How Ferdinand Pecora's Investigation of the Great Crash Forever Changed American Finance, 39 SEC.
Interestingly, Martin Luther King (1929-1968) also said, "Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.
See generally MICHAEL PERINO, THE HELLHOUND OF WALL STREET: How FERDINAND PECORA'S INVESTIGATION OF THE GREAT CRASH FOREVER CHANGED AMERICAN FINANCE (2010) (recounting the congressional investigation into the causes of the 1929 stock-market crash and related unfair practices on Wall Street).
The Hellhound Tactical Rifle delivers 2-inch groups at 100 yards.
built rifles includes the traditional, classically configured AK 47C laminated-wood model, based on the Russian AKM design, and more up-to-date models such as the STG 2000 and Hellhound.
We put no more money and resources behind 60 Minute, our best selling beer, than we do behind a specialty once-a-year release like Sahtea or Hellhound.
No gypsy woman said anything to my mother when I was born and there's no hellhound on my trail, as far as I can judge.
clung to my tale like demonic superglue He was a hellhound on my trail
HELLHOUND ON HIS TRAIL: THE STALKING OF MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
Roads to Memphis" features eyewitness testimony from King's inner circle and the officials involved in Ray's capture and prosecution, as well as with Hampton Sides, award-winning author of the upcoming book Hellhound on His Trail: The Stalking of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Like the hellhound pursuing Robert Johnson, (121) the famed Delta bluesman, the soul of tribal sovereignty is down at the crossroads.