The Most Common Phrases in ‘Hunger Games,’ ‘Harry Potter,’ and ‘Twilight’

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From Flavorwire: Ben Blatt of Slate decided to see what adjectives, adverbs, and sentences pop up most in the popular young adult series Hunger Games, Twilight, and Harry Potter. Twilight is, to no one’s surprise, superficially glittery and “wrapped in emotion.” J.K. Rowling has a heavy “reliance on suspense.” Blatt noticed an interesting pattern in [….]

‘Hunger Games’-Themed Camp Opens In Florida

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File this one under “Wait…really?” NPR is reporting on a a Hunger Games-themed camp for kids in Florida. A Hunger -themed summer camp that culminates in a tournament at which children fight to the “death” (not literally, of course) has opened in Florida. The camp hosted by the Country Day in Largo is inspired by [….]