Continue Reading Lunch Break!

Lunch Break!

This is the News Roundup for the second week of April 2018.  In theory we talk about the Marvel Lifestyle, Batgirl, the Solo Trailer, and Isao Takahata, but we get off on some great tangents about Drag Queens and the best ways to spend your lunch break.  As a bonus, Nik is in a musical mood and we get some original songs and parodies. News Marvel New Media Executive says Marvel is no longer a geek based company, it is…

Continue Reading 34 – The Book Club On Fire – Hunger Games Book 1

34 – The Book Club On Fire – Hunger Games Book 1

Set in a dystopian future The Hunger Games is a story that has some chilling similarities to our society today. We talk about the first book in the Hunger Games Trilogy. We each discuss what our strategies would be in the Hunger Games, both socially before and physically during the game, and then after that get into some literary nitty gritties. Did Suzanne Collins take the easy way out with Rue? Is Katniss an unreliable narrator, and is there anything…