History Literature / MakeRoomMakeRoom

3rd Jul '15 12:03:42 AM TARINunit9
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* SciFiWritersHaveNoSenseOfScale: The "overpopulated" Dystopia has a population of around seven billion. The book was written when the world population was 3.4 billion; apparently Harrison couldn't imagine a world with twice as many people in it being not all that bad.
12th Jun '15 8:40:24 AM HiddenWindshield
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It is now best-known as the inspiration for the film ''Film/SoylentGreen''. (The famous secret of Soylent Green was invented for the movie, and isn't in the book.)
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It is now best-known as the inspiration for the film ''Film/SoylentGreen''. (The [[AllThereIsToKnowAboutTheCryingGame famous secret secret]] of Soylent Green was invented for the movie, and isn't in the book.)
29th Mar '14 6:26:55 PM Mdumas43073
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* GlobalWarming: Barely a page goes by without someone complaining about the ever-present humidity... in NewYorkCity at winter time.
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* GlobalWarming: Barely a page goes by without someone complaining about the ever-present humidity... in NewYorkCity New York at winter time.
24th Mar '14 7:59:08 PM Mdumas43073
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* EatTheDog: When Shirl visits a black-market butcher shop, "leg of dog" is one of the rare delicacies offered.
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* EatTheDog: When Shirl visits a black-market butcher shop, "leg "Leg of dog" is one of the rare delicacies offered.offered at a black-market butcher shop.
24th Mar '14 7:58:24 PM Mdumas43073
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* EatTheDog: When Shirl visits a black-market butcher shop, "leg of dog" is one of the expensive delicacies offered.
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* EatTheDog: When Shirl visits a black-market butcher shop, "leg of dog" is one of the expensive rare delicacies offered.
24th Mar '14 7:53:49 PM Mdumas43073
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It is set in the CrapsackWorld of New York City in the far-future year of 1999, beset by overpopulation and environmental collapse, where a bland artificial food called soylent (made from soy and lentils) is the best thing most people ever get to eat.
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It is set in the CrapsackWorld of [[BigApplesauce New York City City]] in the far-future year of 1999, beset by overpopulation and environmental collapse, where a bland artificial food called soylent (made from soy and lentils) is the best thing most people ever get to eat.
24th Mar '14 7:53:22 PM Mdumas43073
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It is set in the CrapsackWorld of the far-future year of 1999, beset by overpopulation and environmental collapse, where a bland artificial food called soylent (made from soy and lentils) is the best thing most people ever get to eat.
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It is set in the CrapsackWorld of New York City in the far-future year of 1999, beset by overpopulation and environmental collapse, where a bland artificial food called soylent (made from soy and lentils) is the best thing most people ever get to eat.
24th Mar '14 7:52:01 PM Mdumas43073
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* PostPeakOil: Cities effectively become their own totally isolated city states when the oil becomes too rare to use. The only form of travel mentioned are large freighters (shipping food to the millions effectively trapped in cities).
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* PostPeakOil: Cities effectively become their own totally isolated city states when the oil becomes too rare to use. The only form of travel long-distance transport mentioned are large freighters (shipping food to the millions effectively trapped in cities).cities); on the local level, motorized transit has been replaced with human-powered "pedicabs" and "tugtrucks".
24th Mar '14 7:46:24 PM Mdumas43073
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* EatTheDog: When Shirl visits a black-market butcher shop, "leg of dog" is one of the expensive delicacies offered.
10th Apr '13 4:12:39 AM DocLoki
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* GlobalWarming: Barely a page goes by without someone complaining about the ever-present humidity... in NewYorkCity at winter time.
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