hellstew
n. A messy, confusing hodgepodge from which no good can come.

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With vulnerabilities such as Heartbleed and Pileup likely to go unpatched on tens, if not hundreds of millions of Android devices, the platform is fast becoming a toxic hellstew that should send chills down the spines of IT admins.
—Adrian Kingsley-Hughes, “Android fragmentation turning devices into a toxic hellstew of vulnerabilities,” ZDNet, April 11, 2014

Cook explained that the fragmentation that exists in the Android system “is turning devices into a toxic hellstew of vulnerabilities,” where some 99 per cent of malwares are geared to inflict serious damages anytime.
—Erik Pineda, “iOS 8 Debuts at WWDC 2014: Tim Cook Cites 3 Key Reasons Android Users Must Switch,” International Business Times, June 3, 2014

Earliest Citation:
I was thinking today about one of the most powerful works to come out of the hellstew that was Stalingrad.
—OtakuLoki, “Last Letters from Stalingrad,” Mellophant, July 22, 2009

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