Grandmaster Flash - Karl Marx - David Attenborough TV - Rudyard Kipling - Arthur Miller & Death of a Salesman 2006 - The Office US TV - Aravind Adiga - Woman Eater 1958 - Lost Land of the Volcano TV - Jungle of Dreams 1982 - Finding Escobar's Millions TV - When Two Worlds Collide 2016 - Bill Bailey's Jungle Hero TV -
83,002. It’s like a jungle sometimes it makes me wonder
How I keep from going under. (New York & Jungle) Grandmaster Flash, The Message lyrics
49,255. The development of civilization and industry in general has always shown itself so active in the destruction of forests that everything that has been done for their conservation and production is completely insignificant in comparison. (Industry & Forest & Jungle) Karl Marx, Capital II
52,630. This is our planet’s hothouse: the jungle. The tropical rain forest. Forests like these occupy only 3% of the land, yet they are home to over half of the world’s species. (Animals & Earth & Jungle & Species) David Attenborough, Planet Earth: Jungles e8
52,631. A male blue bird of paradise is advertising for a mate. It’s quite a performance. But he is not the only bird of paradise here keen to make an impression. There are nearly forty different kinds on the island of New Guinea. (Animals & Earth & Jungle & Birds & New Guinea) ibid.
52,632. A single hectare of rainforest may contain as many as two hundred and fifty species of tree. (Animals & Earth & Jungle & Trees) ibid.
52,633. Without fungi, rain forests could not exist. (Animals & Earth & Jungle & Fungi) ibid.
52,634. 80% of all insects live in jungles. (Animals & Earth & Jungle & Insects) ibid.
52,635. The secret of success in the competitive jungle is specialising. And this has led to the evolution of some intimate relationships between plants and animals. (Animals & Earth & Jungle) ibid.
51,814. The greatest proliferation of life you can find anywhere on the surface of the Earth. I’m up in the canopy of the jungle, the tropical rain forest. (Animals & Jungle) David Attenborough, The Living Planet IV: Jungle
51,815. Two main causes: warmth and wetness. (Animals & Jungle) ibid.
51,816. The greatest expanse of all – the Amazon Jungle. (Animals & Jungle) ibid.
51,817. Every jungle has its monkey troops. (Animals & Jungle & Monkeys) ibid.
51,818. The canopy is a complete world suspended above the surface of the Earth that they’d never need leave. (Animals & Jungle) ibid.
51,819. Human beings have lived here for tens of thousands of years. (Animals & Jungle) ibid.
99,715. Earth is the only planet we know of where life exists. And here it does so in abundance. The Jungle is Eden. It covers less than 6% of the Earth’s surface but it’s home to half of all the plants and animals on land. (Earth & Jungle) David Attenborough, Planet Earth s2e3: Jungles, BBC 2016
99,716. Paradise is crowded. Life fills every niche. And at any one time a staggering variety of species and countless individuals. (Earth & Jungle) ibid.
99,717. Jungles are complex places. Tangled three-dimension worlds created by lush tropical vegetation. (Earth & Jungle) ibid.
99,718. They make their own weather. (Earth & Jungle) ibid.
99,719. Brazil: a thousand miles from the sea are dolphins, a newly identified species of river dolphin found nowhere else on Earth. In these black tangled waters they have become almost totally blind so they move slowly. (Earth & Jungle & Dolphin) ibid.
99,720. He’s become a killer of killers. Jaguars have the most powerful bite of any point. And he knows the caiman’s most vulnerable point, the back of its skull. (Earth & Jungle & Cat) ibid.
52,680. Now this is the Law of the Jungle – as old and as true as the sky;
And the Wolf that shall keep it may prosper, but the Wolf that shall break it must die. Rudyard Kipling, The Second Jungle Book
72,298. When I walked into the jungle I was seventeen. And when I walked out I was twenty-one. And by God I was rich. (Family & Jungle) Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman 2006 starring Xavarian Dramatic Society, Warren Able Theatre starring Daniel Valez & Amanda Magnavita & Michael Longo & Michael Maldonado et al, Uncle Ben
52,681. Never fight fair with a stranger, boy. You’ll never get out of the jungle that way. (Jungle & Fight) Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman
69,942. The jungle is dark but full of diamonds. (Diamond & Jungle) ibid.
83,665. Jungle warfare is gonna rule the world. It’s inevitable, right? (Office & Jungle) The Office US: Night Out s4e15, Ryan to Michael
91,079. ‘You, young man, are an intelligent, honest, vivacious fellow in this crowd of thugs and idiots. In any jungle, what is the rarest of animals – the creature that comes along only once in a generation?’
I thought about it and said:
‘The white tiger.’
‘That’s what you are, in this jungle.’ (Tiger & Jungle) Aravind Adiga, White Tiger p35
98,053. Jungle fever all right. Looks like he’s had it. (Horror & Jungle) Woman Eater 1958 starring Peter Wayn & Joyce Gregg & Joy Webster & Jimmy Vaughan & George Coulouris & Vera Day & Robert Mackenzie & Norman Claridge & Marpessa Daw & Sara Leighton et al, director Charles Saunders, England geezer
98,054. It’s [woman-eating tree] turning death into life. (Horror & Jungle) ibid.
98,910. On the far side of the world is an island carved by waterfalls. Forged by volcanoes. New Guinea: home to ancient cultures and the last great frontier of jungle exploration in the world. (Papua New Guinea & Jungle) Lost Land of the Volcano I, BBC 2016
98,911. New Guinea: a huge tropical island on the edge of the Pacific Ocean. This rugged jungle hides a network of deep isolated valleys … The creatures that have evolved here are truly strange (Papua New Guinea & Jungle) ibid.
98,912. George McGavin: But the hind wings are this beautifully fanlike pleat. That is the biggest stick insect I have seen in the world. (Papua New Guinea & Jungle) ibid.
98,913. Just twenty miles south the jungle is disappearing. (Papua New Guinea & Jungle) ibid.
98,914. McGavin: There is a huge store of species here about which we know nothing at all. (Papua New Guinea & Jungle) ibid.
98,915. The Pygmy parrot: they are tiny ... significantly smaller than many of the insect that live in this forest. And they are very much a parrot ... This tiny bird weighs less than half an ounce. (Papua New Guinea & Jungle & Parrot) ibid.
98,916. Striped possum: they are marcupials, raising their babies in a pouch, and for defence, can let out very strong smells. (Papua New Guinea & Jungle & Marsupial) ibid.
105,197. You wanted to know the story of Fitzcarraldo. It’s a strange story, a little bit Sisyphus-like story, a story of challenge, of the impossible. (Documentary & Film & Amazon & Jungle) Burden of Dreams, 1982
105,198. In November 1979 Herzog builds a camp for cast and crew in the dense tropical rain forest close to the Ecuadorian border … Peru and Ecuador are building up to a small border war. The jungle is full of soldiers and the Aguaruna Indians. (Documentary & Film & Amazon & Jungle) ibid.
105,199. Mick Jagger plays Fitzcarraldo’s sidekick. (Documentary & Film & Amazon & Jungle) ibid.
105,200. ‘I live my life or I end my life with this project.’ (Documentary & Film & Amazon & Jungle) ibid. Herzog
105,201. ‘We have had enough trouble.’ (Documentary & Film & Amazon & Jungle) ibid.
105,202. Despite Herzog’s high technology the jungle is winning. (Documentary & Film & Amazon & Jungle) ibid.
113,619. ‘The jungle makes perfect cover for processing labs, the guerrillas in the area provide excellent security, this really was the nexus of Pablo’s empire.’ (Colombia & Jungle) Finding Escobar’s Millions s1e4, ex-CIA dude
114,362. The rights of ownership of the people over the lands they traditionally occupy shall be recognised. The rights of the people to the natural resources pertaining to their lands shall be specifically safeguarded: UN ILO Indigenous and Tribal People Convention 169. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) When Two Worlds Collide ***** 2016, captions
114,363. American entrepreneurs: bring your factories here. Come! (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. Alan Garcia, president of Peru 2007
114,364. I grew up in a collective environment. Where we all enjoy what the earth gives us … Our territories are sacred to us. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. Alberto Pizango, president Organization for Native Amazon Peoples
114,365. Now you’ll see the damage the crude oil is causing in our region. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid.
114,366. These laws gave private companies the right to exploit rainforest resources. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. Victor Belaunde, former congressman
114,367. Protests have sprung up in four Amazonian regions. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. news
114,368. There are dead and wounded people … (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. reporter
114,369. Nine indigenous men are killed. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid.
114,370. What a shame that a democratic government is making Peruvians kill each other. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. Pizango
114,371. Asylum [for Pizango] was granted in accordance with international laws. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. Nicaraguan diplomat
114,372. Back in Peru, Alberto Pizango is charged with rebellion, sedition, murder and conspiracy against the State. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. caption
114,373. Long live the struggle of the Amazonia people! (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. demonstration in Lima
114,374. 13 days after the confrontation in Bagua, Congress overturns two of the controversial laws, including Forestry Law 1090. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid.
114,375. But they keep making deals under the table to let the companies in. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. Pizango
114,376. I’ve decided that I must go back. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid.
114,377. What’s wrong with this world when oil or a piece of gold is worth more than a human life? (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. father or murdered rozzer
114,378. Despite the government’s recent pledge to halt deforestation by 2021, deforestation in the Peruvian Amazon continues to rise. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid. caption
114,379. No government officials were ever charged. (Amazon & Peru & Jungle & Protest & Dissent & Solidarity) ibid.