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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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North America is thirsty for The Hunger Games

North Americans went to the movies in droves to see Hunger Games causing the movie to have a massive opening weekend. Hunger Games brought in 155 million dollars opening weekend thanks to the amazing acting of Jennifer Lawrence and fans author Suzanne Collins. The movie now has the 3rd largest opening weekend of all times and the highest gross weekend for Lionsgate Films. Read more about the huge weekend for the movie here:http://news.moviefone.com/scott-mendelson/hunger-games_b_1378189.html and watch the trailer below. Did you go see the movie, let us know what you thought in comments or @mediamyxx @akireshenri

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