The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, Book 1 of the Hunger Games
Published in 2009 by Scholastic Press, Inc
Genre – 1,674 more words
© Chuck Duboff
The vote buying, which is the Stephen Harper government,, is a slap in the face to all Canadian citizens.
Harper and his gang believe in the Bread and Circuses theme…keep the people well fed and entertained and they won’t pay any attention to what is really happening. 157 more words
The World is burning.Wars ,famine ,pestilence and economic crises abound. Even in the relatively somnambulant backwaters of the EU there are some 30,000,000 people out of work and experiencing socio-economic deprivation and marginalisation last seen on the continent back in the 1930’s. 189 more words
w/o Internet at home I have more time to read..and read. Just finished a 400+ page book called Straight Into Darkness by Faye Kellerman. It is about pre-Hitler Germany and how a troubled understaffed police department and a detective with at least a few morals left solve a case of mass murder in Munich or “lustmord” which is I think the definition of “love of death” or something. 290 more words