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The soft tyranny of the rating system

20 hours agoMedia / New Media : Rough Type

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 […]

Report: Republicans Are Making America Sad Again

America is a prosperous nation, but not a super happy one. That's been true for a while. But the policies of President Donald Trump and the Republican Party are making matters worse. That's according to the latest "World Happiness Report,"...Show More Summary

Metallica: 10 Sad But True Facts

I’m having a Metallica resurgence. Growing up, they were my favorite band, at least until the release of Load and Reload. I was such a huge fan that my super awesome dad went to pick me up a copy of Load at midnight on June 3, 1996. I was trembling as I ripped open the […]

Dorkly Comic: Picking a Game to Play as a Kid vs. As An Adult

Ouch, that’s super sad and unfortunately all too true these days. Comic by Julia Lepetit from Dorkly. [Source: Dorkly] The post Dorkly Comic: Picking a Game to Play as a Kid vs. As An Adult appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.

Showtime Developing Series With Ben Stiller

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....

Ben Stiller’s ‘Super Sad True Love Story’ Series Coming to Showtime

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

Newswire: A year later, Showtime picks up Ben Stiller’s Super Sad True Love Story

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

The Strange Saga of Khloé and Lamar

2 years agoNews : The Daily Beast

The former NBA star has been accused by the tabloids of stalking his reality-TV star ex-wife. It’s just another bizarre chapter in the super sad true love story of Khloé and Lamar.

For Women, By Women, About Men

In “Super Sad True Love Story,” Gary Shteyngart’s novel set in a social-media dystopia, each person is publicly assigned a “fuckability” score, determined by various algorithms. Lulu, an app founded in 2013, is the closest anyone has come, so far, to making Shteyngart’s vision come true. Show More Summary

It's Official! Downton Abbey's Sixth Season Will Be It's Last

We knew this day was coming, but it's still super sad! Rumors have been flying around that this will be the sixth and final season of Downton Abbey, and those rumors turned out to be true. [ Related: Downton Abbey's Dowager Countess In Cake Form Is The Most Terrifying Thing You'll See All Day ] According to a [...]

Ben Stiller Is Adapting Super Sad True Love Story For TV

Fire up your apparats, everyone. Ben Stiller may end up executive-producing a small screen adaptation of Gary Shteyngart’s 2010 hit Super Sad True Love Story. Shteyngart’s acclaimed book—which narrates the sweet and melancholy courtship...Show More Summary

Ben Stiller joins Gary Shteyngart TV project

Ben Stiller has signed on to executive produce and direct a television adaptation of "Super Sad True Love Story" by Gary Shteyngart, according to Deadline. The 2010 novel was a bestseller the Los Angeles Times found to be "hilarious and sad."

Super Sad True Love Story Will Be A Super Weird TV Show

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Get ready to start checking out the "Fuckability" index of some seriously depressed TV characters. Gary Shteyngart's depressing, hilarious book Super Sad True Love Story is going to be a TV series — with Ben Stiller executive-producing, and directing a bunch of episodes. Read more...

Newswire: Ben Stiller to direct TV adaption of Super Sad True Love Story

Ben Stiller, who is a serious artist on a mission to do serious work, has teamed up with independent TV studio Media Rights Capital to executive produce and direct multiple episodes of the dramedy Super Sad True Love Story. The series, co-written by Gary Shteyngart and Karl Gajdusek (Last Resort), is based on Shteyngart’s novel of the same name. Show More Summary

Ben Stiller Plots 'Super Sad True Love Story' TV Series

For independent studio Media Rights Capital, the drama is based on the best-seller by Gary Shteyngart. read more

Ben Stiller Teams With MRC For ‘Super Sad True Love Story’ Dramedy Series

Ben Stiller is attached to executive produce and direct multiple episodes of Super Sad True Love Story, an hourlong dramedy in the works at MRC. The project, based on the novel by Gary Shteyngart, is currently casting and has not been set up at a network yet. Show More Summary

Super Sad True Elder Love Story

3 years agoHealth / Aging : Time Goes By

On the last day of 2014, 95-year-old Eddie Harrison died alone in a hospital bed three weeks after his wife, Edith Hill, was removed from their home in Alexandria, Virginia, and taken to Florida. It didn't need to be that...

Gary Shteyngart Tries and Tries Again to Eat at Ess-a-Bagel

"Not everything can be sea urchin and chicken cracklings, you know?" #wrap-wrap.jackDanielsSpot{display:none;} !+[sponsored-jack-daniels] Gary Shteyngart, the author of Super Sad True Love Story and Little Failure (which comes out in paperback on October 7), has lived and traveled all over the world. Show More Summary

The Book Report : This Is Emotions: 'Super Sad True Love Story' by Gary Shteyngart

The Book Report is a series that promises to deliver exactly what it promises: reports on books by the people who’ve read them. Catch evenings of live, in-person Book Reports that will remind you of the third grade in the best possible...Show More Summary

Cathy O’Neil: Short Your Kids, Go Long Your Neighbor: Betting on People Is Coming Soon

Yet another aspect of Gary Shteyngart’s dystopian fiction novel Super Sad True Love Story is coming true for reals this week. Besides anticipating Occupy Wall Street, as well as Bloomberg’s sweep of Zuccotti Park (although getting it wrong on how utterly successful such sweeping would be), Shteyngart proposed the idea of instant, real-time and broadcast credit ratings.

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