News— Here at The A.V. Club, we’ve seen countless TV shows and movies that get stuck in development hell and never manage to make any actual forward progress. FX’s adaptation of Y: The Last Man was one of these projects, having been in development for nearly a decade, but back in February we reported that—against all odds—the show had actually received a series order and was really going to happen for real. It was a nice surprise for fans of the book, and it was definitive proof that just about any...
The Economist—Saudi Arabia’s state oil firm made twice as much profit as Apple last year. It reaped $356bn in revenues last year, including $111bn net profit, making it the world’s most valuable listed company and accounting for 63% of the state’s revenue in 2017.. A look inside its books also reveals constraints on Saudi Arabia’s oil colossus
TVLine—Y: The Last Man Showrunners Exit FX Adaptation Due to Creative Differences. There’s been a shakeup behind the scenes at Y: The Last Man, FX’s forthcoming adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra’s comic book series. Co-showrunners Michael Green (American Gods) and Aïda Mashaka Croal (Marvel’s Luke Cage) announced Monday that they have parted ways with the project, which snagged a series order from the cabler [
New Haven Independent—One Man’s Trash Is This Man’s Treasure. Most people hear transfer station and think “dump.” Joe Colello thinks: opportunity to be environmentally sustainable, and to earn Hamden some extra moneun.