In a diary for Slate, writer Toby Young (How to Lose Friends and Alienate People) describes his temporary move from London to Los Angeles to write a novel featuring Matt Damon and Ben Affleck as characters. In Young's Starmaggeddon, a sweeping Second Great Depression ravages America, and the public turns on the celebrity class, who are herded into concentration camps.

Our team is readying the pitch to Steven Spielberg and Dreamworks: "It's Schindler's List meets What a Fucking Great Idea."

Toby Young's Diary [Slate]