5 Finely Aged ‘Cask of the Amontillado’ Memes

5 Finely Aged ‘Cask of the Amontillado’ Memes

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Remember when The Cask of the Amontillado memes came back and crushed the scene for no reason? Those were good times, and they’re not gone. In fact, I have cases of Amontillado memes. Right this way, they’re just at the back of my cellar.   Um… Excuse me.   Image via Imgur   Who would lock him up? You’re a monster if you don’t protect him. Look how baby he is! I’m shook. Come to think of it, he definitely shouldn’t be drinking wine either. Let him out, pat him on the head, and get him something dogs like to …

Five Bookish Halloween Costumes Someone’s Gotta Try

Five Bookish Halloween Costumes Someone’s Gotta Try

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With a week left until the big day, it’s time to iron out your costume. Here are a few based on books that break the mold a little (or a lot). But they’re mostly just straightforward to execute. Requiring things you probably have and very little explanation, try these outside the box ideas that’ll tell everyone “This is the one day a year I put down my book and leave the house.”     Queen of Hearts Image via Good Housekeeping   The card ruff makes this so simple. Red dress, red lipstick, and a pack of cards. All you …

5 Poe-etic Raven Memes

5 Poe-etic Raven Memes

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The raven is a poem with a lot to unpack. I definitely remember an english teacher insisting that the purple curtains were overt symbolism. They’re MOOD you philistine. Anyway. It’s relateable to anyone who’s been tormented by a bird after everyone they love dies of consumption. So maybe just Poe.   I Just Wanted a Nap Image via Make a Meme This is the most relatable part of the poem to me. This guy is just trying to take a nice depression nap because his lover died, and now there’s this whole bird situation he has to deal with. Even …

9 of the Best Literary Halloween Costume Ideas for 2019

9 of the Best Literary Halloween Costume Ideas for 2019

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Halloween is approaching fast and the time is nigh for costume planning! It’s time for us nerds to shine. Let’s pull out all the stops and don the best for 2019! To hell with the zombies, sexy nurses, and my GOD if I see one more Harley Quinn I’ll…(no disrespect for Harley though, gotta love her!) You understand though. Let’s be original people! Here are the nine best Halloween costumes for 2019!     9. Nosferatu – Vic or Manx   images via Amc   There’s been a lot of people talking about the new show Nos4A2, a crime and …