What Exactly Is 'hunger Games'?

What exactly is 'Hunger Games'?

Forget "Harry Potter" and "Twilight." In a few months, "The Hunger Games" phenomenon will be taking over the pop culture world.

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  • Watch the First 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' TrailerWatch the First 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Trailer
    It won't be out until November, but The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is one of the most highly anticipated sequels of the year, so Lionsgate isn't wasting any time whetting audiences' appetites with trailers. More
  • 'Harry Potter's' Uncle Vernon, Richard Griffiths, dies at 65
    Richard Griffiths, the versatile British actor who played the boy wizard's unsympathetic Uncle Vernon in the "Harry Potter" movies, has died. He was 65. Agent Simon Beresford announced Friday that Griffiths died a day earlier of complications following heart surgery at University Hospital in Coventry, central England. More
  • Book trailer reveal: Director Chris Columbus' first novel
    The director of 'The Goonies' and two 'Harry Potter' films has written 'House of Secrets' with Ned Vizzini. Take an exclusive look at the book trailer. Who better to help Chris Columbus, director of the first two Harry Potter movies, with a fantasy book targeted at middle school readers than the Potter creator herself, J.K. More
  • This invisibility cloak is thinner than anything in Harry Potter's closetThis invisibility cloak is thinner than anything in Harry Potter's closet
    If you liked last year's bulky invisibility cloaks, you'll love this year's fashionable ultra-thin invisibility wrap — which is just a tenth of a millimeter thick but can still make the objects inside undetectable to microwave scans."This is the first time an ultra-thin cloak has been realized, much thinner than the wavelength," Andrea Alu, a materials-science researcher at the University of Texas... More
  • Love 'Fifty Shades'? 'Twilight' fan fiction faces offLove 'Fifty Shades'? 'Twilight' fan fiction faces off
    Has Christian Grey been dethroned as the steamiest Edward Cullen-inspired character? Beautiful Bastard by Christina Lauren (which is the pen name of writers Christina Hobbs and Lauren Billings) is the latest Twilight fan fic-turned-novel (formerly known to more than 2 million online readers as The Office)--but don't expect it to be the same BDSM-filled fantasy. More
  • Africa can end hunger by 2025 with effective policies - Reuters Africa
    Africa can end hunger by 2025 with effective policies - FAO official - AlertNet
    01/22/2015 - 2:15 pm | View Link
  • India court frees activist on 14-year hunger strike - Yahoo! Finance
    Activist Irom Sharmila Released From Prison - NDTV
    01/22/2015 - 1:50 pm | View Link
    Australian Box Office Drops 2.3 Percent in 2014 - Hollywood Reporter
    01/22/2015 - 1:49 pm | View Link
  • Lawyer: Pilot Savchenko on hunger strike for 41 days, won’t stop - KPNews.com
    Halya Coynash: PACE says Nadiya Savchenko's health is critical, ... - KPNews.com
    01/22/2015 - 12:08 pm | View Link
  • Ayurved medical officer aspirants warn of hunger strike - Times of India
    Protestors threatened to go on hunger strike if the exam schedule is not declared in a week.
    01/22/2015 - 7:09 am | View Link
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  • Economic freedom best tool to end hunger
    To the editor: Studies show that never in the history of the world has such a small percentage of the population struggled with hunger, but what about those who still do? What about the children choosing between education or food and poor farmers praying ...
    01/30/2015 - 8:12 pm | View Link
  • Bulls' issues may boil down to hunger game
    PHOENIX -- Pau Gasol summed up the entire Chicago Bulls season to date as he put on his socks late Friday night. "We know that this team has spirit and potential, we just don't do it consistently and we don't do it every night," Gasol said after the Bulls ...
    01/30/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Russians Say They Fear Hunger, Unemployment and Nuclear War
    A recent state poll asking Russians about their fears has laid bare a telling change in attitudes: more than double the number of respondents said they feared a nuclear war compared to two years ago. Russia's deteriorating relations with the West and the ...
    01/30/2015 - 5:44 pm | View Link
  • Population growth and menus are factors in world hunger calculus
    To know how much food the world will need in the future, the formula is very simple. All we need to know is how many people there will be and how much each person will eat. Unfortunately, we don’t know for sure how the world’s population will evolve ...
    01/30/2015 - 5:12 pm | View Link
  • Green Bay Packer Andrew Quarless helps with ‘Defeat Hunger Bowl’ food drive
    Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless is encouraging people in Wisconsin fight against hunger by donating to the Defeat Hunger Bowl food drive. All non-perishable food items are being accepted through February 1 in Defeat Huger Bowl donation boxes ...
    01/30/2015 - 2:32 pm | View Link
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  • Hunger
    Full Definition of HUNGER 1 a : a craving or urgent need for food or a specific nutrient b : an uneasy sensation occasioned by the lack of food c : a weakened ...
    01/29/2015 - 3:10 am | View Website
  • Hunger (2009)
    Hunger is a dark exploration into the breakdown of humanity. How far would you go to survive in the most extreme of circumstances? Five strangers awaken to find ...
    01/27/2015 - 5:24 pm | View Website
  • Hunger (2008)
    Directed by Steve McQueen. With Stuart Graham, Laine Megaw, Brian Milligan, Liam McMahon. Hunger follows life in the Maze Prison, Northern Ireland with an ...
    01/27/2015 - 12:09 pm | View Website
  • Hunger
    In politics, humanitarian aid, and social science, hunger is a condition in which a person, for a sustained period, is unable to eat sufficient food to ...
    01/26/2015 - 2:19 pm | View Website
  • Hunger | Define Hunger at Dictionary.com
    There are plenty of reasons to worry about food: uncertain politics, volatile prices, hunger amid plenty. hunger is not a function of simple supply and demand, but ...
    01/26/2015 - 4:18 am | View Website
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