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Distant Early Warning: Facing Your Zombies

A woman must face her life while confronting the unliving. That is the basic premise of Distant Early Warning, a zombie quasi apocalyptic novel by Canadian author Elizabeth Hirst. In the not so far future, society has changed and gotten … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part One: Prelude To Fire

Every revolution has a quiet moment before the flames explode. And as The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part One film shows, for Katniss those quiet moments embody explosions and bombings and emotional turmoil. But for Katniss, that is to be expected. … Continue reading

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Three Random Thoughts On My 500th Post

500 Wow, that is a big big number. One that I never knew I would ever hit here on Scoops Mental Propaganda, far outstripping the original run by a great deal. Five hundred is a lot of ramblings and rantings … Continue reading

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Arrow of Flame: My Review of Catching Fire

One day, when Lexie The Wonder Puppy was preoccupied with a particularly interesting doggie toy, I popped the dvd of Katniss’s latest celluloid adventure in and awaited the greatness I had been promised by virtually everyone. And Greatness Is What … Continue reading

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Divergent: From Beatrice To Tris

Welcome to District Fourteen. When I first heard of Divergent a few years ago, I was told by multiple sources that it was just like The Hunger Games, and even some fanfic types had mentally configured it as being the … Continue reading

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Halloween!! Trick Or Tweet!!

Thus begins my humour filled, but also bone-chilling, Halloween post.  Yes, I can multitask with every holiday just like an old pro, and have a grand old time while doing it. Which is my very longwinded introduction to a wonderful … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games: The Search For Catching Fire

With the The Hunger Games movie about to premiere on dvd on Saturday August 18th, my anticipation for this hit film, based on the best selling novel, is palpable. Regular readers of SMP know of my love for the books, … Continue reading

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