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July 26, 2010

Jane Austen's Fight Club

In what's becoming a weekly feature, here's another hilarious literary-inspired viral video. The fake trailer combines Austen's favorite heroines -- Lizzy Bennett, Emma Woodhouse, the Dashwood sisters -- with Chuck Palahniuk's Tyler Durden. But don't worry: Even if you've never read Austen or "Fight Club," it's not spoiling anything that you haven't already seen in a few movie trailers.

And in this movie, I think I'd actually like Fanny Price!

Posted by Nancy Knight at 11:15 AM | | Comments (3)
        

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Somehow I doubt that dear Jane would approve.

Words cannot express the awesome. And I totally agree with you about Fanny in this one!

HILARIOUS!!

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Dave Rosenthal came to The Baltimore Sun as a business reporter in 1987 and now is the Maryland Editor. He reads a wide range of books (but never as many as he'd like), usually alternating between non-fiction and fiction. Some all-time favorites: A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole; Wind, Sand and Stars by Antoine de Saint-Exupery; and anything by Calvin Trillin or John McPhee. He belongs to a book club with a Jewish theme.
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