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Thick Skinned

You know in the bible Jesus is described as having hair of wool and skin of bronze and the most popular visuals of him is a blonde hair, blue-eyed man . That comes to mind because for some strange reason some unfortunate souls that have seen the massive hit Hunger Games are upset that two characters Rue and Thresh are black in the film even though in the book they are both described as having dark brown skin. Many have taken to twitter to voice disdain for the casting of the pair which are played by the upcoming powerhouse Amandla Steinberg and Dayo Okeniyi. Some people really don not have the sense that God gave them. Read more about the senseless outrage here:http://www.usmagazine.com/entertainment/news/hunger-games-fans-have-racist-debate-over-stars-playing-rue-thresh-2012263 and tell us what you think in comments or @mediamyxx @akireshenri

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