Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Hunger Games

Filed under: General — m759 @ 1:26 PM

Two items from November 24, 2015 —

Tuesday, November 24, 2015


Filed under: General — m759 @ 11:11 PM 

In memory of economic historian Douglass C. North,
who reportedly died Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 —

We needed new tools, but they simply did not exist.”

Related reading and viewing —

Beattyville, Kentucky and Log24 post About the People.

Related material —

David Bowie and Catherine Deneuve star in 'The Hunger' (1983).

 David Bowie and Catherine Deneuve star in "The Hunger" (1983).

Vampira and Loki at Cannes

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Hunger Game

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 1:00 PM

See "The Hunger" in this journal.

David Bowie and Catherine Deneuve star in 'The Hunger' (1983).

 David Bowie and Catherine Deneuve star in "The Hunger" (1983).

Friday, June 12, 2015


Filed under: General,Geometry — m759 @ 1:37 PM

Was ist Raum, wie können wir ihn
erfassen und gestalten?”

Walter Gropius,

The Theory and
Organization of the

This post was suggested by the Bauhaus song
"Bela Lugosi's Dead" at the beginning of the
1983 Tony Scott classic "The Hunger."


Filed under: General — m759 @ 1:00 PM

"Now we're partners in crime" — Ace of Base, "The Golden Ratio"

Or not.

"The Hunger" (1983) was directed by Tony Scott.

See also Tony Scott in this journal.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Les Prédateurs

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 10:30 AM

David Bowie and Catherine Deneuve star in 'The Hunger' (1983).

For the Thin White Duke —
The Next Whiskey Bar:

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 6:00 pm in UTC+02
at LYNX 760 in Oslo, Norway.

Thursday, May 31, 2012

Black Diamond

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 12:26 PM

IMAGE- Four-elements-diamond test problem in the style of Raven's Progressive Matrices (answer: the black diamond)

“To say more is to say less.”
― Harlan Ellison, as quoted at goodreads.com

Saying less—

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Home Schooling…

Filed under: General — m759 @ 11:01 PM

For The Hunger Games

Spoiler Alert

For readers unfamilar either with the film "Point of No Return"
or with the "Raven's Progressive Matrices" intelligence test,
here is a spoiler alert. This post links to details of both.

Backstory— The above film and Raven in this journal

Part I:      Problem b in this intelligence test

Part II:    Take Your Pick in this journal (Dec. 16, 2011)

Part III:   Pick

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Staging the Self

Filed under: General — m759 @ 9:29 AM

This post links to a column that
partially reveals the ending of
The Hunger Games  series of novels.

The title is from a column by Stanley Fish
on The Hunger Games  books in today's
online New York Times . The column
was posted at 9 PM EDT on May 7th, but I
did not see it until this morning.

Fish says—

"In the end… [spoiler details omitted]…
children… 'don’t know they play
on a graveyard'…."

For some literary background, see last night's post
on the May 7th, 2012, NY Times  obituaries as well
as the May 7th, 2006, Log24 post featuring 24 squares
arranged in a rectangular frame.

IMAGE- 4x6 grid

See also Frame Tales and, more generally,
The King and the Corpse.

"Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera." — Yul Brynner

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