If you want to know what single life is like in LA, you'll have to watch one of the other 10,000 shows on TV, because Hello Ladies isn't going to be there any more. The show never became the runaway hit, or even cult hit that HBO expects from most of its shows. It did seem unlikely that

Fortunately, Stephen Merchant should be able to stay fairly busy doing other things, and if not, he's pretty rich with all that sweet The Office money, so don't cry for him. It didn't appear his character garnered much sympathy over an eight-episode run, so people are unlikely to shed tears for either Merchant or his largely unlikable character.

Let's just pull ourselves back together and move on. The producers would want us to be strong and carry on.