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What I'm Reading: Super Sad True Love Story

It’s been a while since I read contemporary fiction, I’m usually more of a classics girl, but when a friend recommended Super Sad True Love Story  221 more words

Contemporary

In the land of Putin

While watching hours and hours of State-controlled Russian TV  — it’s a weird but productive sociological experiment — American writer Gary Shteyngart recalls an encounter in the country of his birth: 84 more words

TV

"Out of my Mouth Comes Unimpeachable Manly Truth" -What I learned from watching a week of Russian TV. - Gary Shteyngart - New York Times

Finally someone has performed an experiment demonstrating that the uninterrupted viewing of television is educational! Gary Shteyngart is doing the lord’s work. 121 more words

Arts&Culture

Grounghog's Day Reading: From Kilts to Russian Debs

It occurs to me this morning (I’m writing on Monday, February 2nd, 2015), that I am reading about the Groundhog on Groundhog’s Day.

The Groundhog, in… 1,367 more words

Fiction

Top 5 libros que leí el 2014: #4 Super Sad True Love Story

Seguimos con el ranking de los mejores cinco libros que leí el año 2014. Sigh. Creo que durante este año ejercitaré mis poderes de síntesis y haré un puro post a fin de año. 1,134 more words

Libros