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
  • Solutions Served at Idaho Hunger Summit - Public News Service
    PHOTO: More than 250 people from around the Gem State are expected to attend the Idaho Summit on Hunger and Food Security on October 28th. Photo
    09/2/2014 - 4:47 am | View Link
  • New Elon students package 40,000 meals to fight global hunger - Elon University
    ... a "Stop Hunger Now" meal-packing event organized by Campus Kitchen at Elon University. An Elon University affiliate of an international hunger...
    09/1/2014 - 12:32 pm | View Link
  • Frederick Co. Public Schools Fight Childhood Hunger - NBC25
    WHAG's Shayna Halper has the story on how Frederick County Public Schools are able to fight childhood hunger with help from the state.
    09/1/2014 - 8:05 am | View Link
  • 10 Types of Hunger and How to Control Them - ABC News
    Real hunger is the most important type of hunger—it tells you when you must eat! Real hunger makes you feel physical signs like shakiness from...
    09/1/2014 - 5:48 am | View Link
  • Bahrain Activist Khawaja on Hunger Strike, Daughter Maryam Arrested - Al Manar TV
    Bahrain activist Khawaja on hunger strike, daughter arrested - Yahoo! News
    08/31/2014 - 3:07 pm | View Link
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  • Pay Extra Attention to Seniors During Hunger Action Month This Year
    While hunger may be a serious condition for children and adults, it is particularly devastating for seniors. If seniors fail to consume the appropriate amount of nutrients, their bodies may become weak or unstable and their minds may become fatigued.
    09/1/2014 - 8:40 am | View Link
  • Can Hunger Marketing Give You Indigestion: Xiaomi’s Dilemma
    Just under a week ago, I penned an article about Xiaomi stopping sales of the Mi3 handset in India after just five weeks. I cover Xiaomi’s use of “hunger marketing” in this article, that is, the manufacturer sells their successful handsets in ...
    09/1/2014 - 8:16 am | View Link
  • Treasure Coast Food Bank launches 'Go Orange' Campaign for Hunger Action Month in September
    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Starting this Thursday, you're going to see a lot of orange around Port St. Lucie. Buildings around the city will be lit orange. City employees will also sport the color on Fridays. The city hopes this is a visible way to grab ...
    09/1/2014 - 6:45 am | View Link
  • Miley Cyrus Confesses She Still 'Loves Liam' While 'Hunger Games' Actor Remains Mum
    Looks like Miley Cyrus is still in love with his "Last Song" leading man and first love in real life, Liam Hemsworth, despite the fact that they have called it quits almost a year ago. After their highly publicized split in September 2013, Cyrus has ...
    09/1/2014 - 2:44 am | View Link
  • Arby’s Restaurants aim to end childhood hunger
    One in every five children live in a house that struggles to put food on the table, according to No Kid Hungry. Consider this for a moment: a child who does not have breakfast is not going to do well in school and is going to be more sick than his or her ...
    09/1/2014 - 12:59 am | View Link
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  • Malnutrition
    Malnutrition is a condition that results from eating a diet in which nutrients are not enough or are too much such that it causes health problems. The nutrients ...
    08/28/2014 - 3:45 am | View Website
  • Homepage
    About Bread for the World. Bread for the World is a collective Christian voice urging our nation’s decision makers to end hunger at home and abroad.
    08/27/2014 - 10:51 pm | View Website
  • Feeding America: Hunger-Relief Charity | FeedingAmerica.org
    Visit Feeding America, the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief charity. Feeding America's helps provide food to over 37 millions Americans each year.
    08/27/2014 - 5:58 pm | View Website
  • The Hunger Project
    A global movement aiming to end hunger in Africa, Asia and Latin America by empowering local people to create lasting society-wide progress in health, education ...
    08/27/2014 - 12:43 pm | View Website
  • The Hunger Games
    The Hunger Games is a multimedia franchise created by Suzanne Collins. Set in The Hunger Games universe, the franchise began with The Hunger Games, the first book in ...
    08/27/2014 - 8:47 am | View Website
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