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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


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


"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


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


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