I just finished reading the first and third Hunger Games Books. My thoughts.
Hunger Games: Ten Tactics of Cameron's Class Warriors, and how to fight back!
mayor steps up to the podium and begins to read. It's the same story
every year... as our reminder that the Dark Days must never be repeated,
it gave us the Hunger Games."
"Of course, people keel over
from starvation all the time, but I can’t imagine the Peacekeepers
murdering a simpleminded child."
"Sadly, rules are rules"
4. Divide and rule
hands. I want them dead!"
5. Fear (to block out hope)
6. Cue Cards
"Being in the woods is rejuvenating.
...unloading our thoughts while we filled our game bags. This was the
doorway to both sustenance and sanity. And we were each other's key."
8. Genetic modification
9. The mass media
10. Elected dictatorship