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11-24-2013, 07:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Brainiac View Post
Ha ha! Good one! They are dirt poor, with some of their population dying of starvation, but... they can afford to put fluorine in the water supply!
The cost of fluoridating water in the US is $1.00 per person per year. You're saying they can't afford that?

Originally Posted by Brainiac View Post
And it was only an example. My point remains: they are supposed to be living in a state of extreme poverty, but they all look healthy and well fed.
They don't. They're all very thin, they don't wear nice clothes, they don't live in nice homes, Katniss has to hunt to supplement her diet, etc.


What this comes down to is that you didn't like the movie (which is fine), but you are incapable of articulating why so you converge of nonsensical explanations like "poor people can never have white teeth".

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