In his darkly comic 2010 novel Super Sad True Love Story, Gary Shteyngart imagines a Yelpified America in which people are judged not by the content of their character but by their streamed credit scores and crowdsourced “hotness” points. Social relations of even the most intimate variety are governed by online rating systems. A sanitized […]
It's a sad but true fact of life: We must permanently cast away everyone in our lives who does not have air conditioning, no matter how much we may love them. Regardless of the bonds that unite us, be they familial or otherwise, nothing is worth spending even one full minute in a room that is higher than 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Show More Summary
Lana Del Rey “Love” The key to Lana Del Rey’s music is that she understands that certain types of sadness and yearning are very satisfying feelings, sometimes more so than most positive emotions. This is especially true when you’re terrified of actual intimacy – being with someone is scary, but pining for them lets you […]
There seems to be a new trend in our online culture of people hating on others who love to workout. It's almost like a fitness backlash of sorts. Sadly, this seems especially true of how women are behaving with each other. There's so...Show More Summary
I wrote about this story in my book The Happiness Project; its lesson is just as true for adults as for children. I’ve never forgotten about that little boy saying sadly, “I can’t love lots of cars.” If you like this story, and would...Show More Summary
The requisite materials of a great Avett Brothers record – anthemic choruses, unabashed earnestness, and an energetic, rock-inspired take on folk – are present in moments throughout True Sadness. But if I and Love and You tip-toed into the realm of overproduction, True Sadness dives headfirst into it. Show More Summary
You can’t pretend that it’s working just because you FEEL something.
The layout of “Mon amie américaine,” as a love letter to an old friend, is an interesting take on a sad but true aspect of life.
Above is a picture both Kim Kardashian and Emily Ratajowski posted on Instagram today, featuring both of them topless, though sadly their nips are blocked out because the ‘gram hates lady nips. I’d like to start off by saying I love everything about this picture because it contains many of the things I love. First, [...]Show More Summary
It's sad, but true: Amy Schumer will not be the next Bachelorette. What about Kourtney Kardashian? We can think of 19 reasons why this would be a great idea, but it's unlikely to happen. View Slideshow: 18 Celebrities Who Love The Bachelor So... Show More Summary
Showtime has climbed on board a high-profile project that Ben Stiller has been developing for almost a year. Variety reports that the project is a series adaptation of the 2010 bestseller “Super Sad True Love Story,” written by Gary Shteyngart....
It has been announced that Ben Stiller’s series adaptation of Gary Shteyngart’s Super Sad True Love Story has been picked up by Showtime, with Stiller set to direct. …Read More
Almost a year ago, we reported that Ben Stiller was planning to executive produce and direct a TV adaptation of Gary Shteyngart’s 2010 novel Super Sad True Love Story. No networks and no cast members were attached at the time, but now—finally—Stiller can at least check off one of those boxes. Show More Summary
It's not like they didn't have any warning, sadly. You love hockey. You love SB Nation. You love reading hockey at SB Nation. Search your feelings. You know these things are true. But life's too busy to browse the whole network for news. Show More Summary
I was 10 when I fell in love at first sight with Elijah Wood. I was visiting my aunt and uncle in Atlanta, GA. My aunt got a movie starring him for us to watch because "it’s about two 10-year olds." That movie was Paradise, a sad jam about Melanie Griffith and Don…
I’m feeling sad today about David Bowie. To be fair, I’m not even a huge fan outside of the hits, and I’ve never seen the 1980s generational touchstone Labrynith. Yet I feel the loss of a true weirdo in a … Continue reading ?
David Bowie's son posted this on Twitter a short time ago. Very sorry and sad to say it's true. I'll be offline for a while. Love to all. pic.twitter.com/Kh2fq3tf9m — Duncan Jones (@ManMadeMoon) January 11, 2016
Yesterday was the Twelfth Day of Christmas, which means the holiday season has officially come to an end. Sad to say, but you should have taken down all your decorations now --- and, should you be lucky enough to have a True Love in your life, figure out what to do with all these birds, drummers, pipers and maids a-milking. Show More Summary
Are you feeling SAD? Are you MISSING SOMETHING IN YOUR DEPRESSING LIFE, but you don't know what? Maybe you think that the thing you are missing is "A GOOD SANDWICH" or "A STRONG FATHER FIGURE" or "NOT TRUE LOVE NECESSARILY, BUT A PARTNER I CAN WEATHER THE SEAS OF LIFE WITH." But I know the TRUTH about what is MISSING FROM YOUR LIFE. Show More Summary
Post by Lauren Brown. While sadly a lot of the stars of Teen Mom have gone through their share of brutal breakups, many have been lucky enough to find true love. And we all know that when you find true love, you want to shout it from the rooftops and show everyone how in love you are -- even if that means putting on a little PDA now and then. Show More Summary