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QUIZ: Is He in Love with You, or Is He Just Obsessed with Recreating the Past?

By ElodieJanuary 11, 2019
Love is complicated. Sometimes you’ll think a guy is in love with you, but it turns out he’s simply yearning for a... More  →
QUIZ: Is He in Love with You, or Is He Just Obsessed with Recreating the Past?

Snapchats from The Great Gatsby

By ElodieJanuary 9, 2019
There was a lot going on in the 1920s. Mostly it was just a booze-fueled, decade-long party, which is why it’s a... More  →
Snapchats from <i>The Great Gatsby</i>

All the Times Nick Describes Gatsby's Smile, Ranked in Order of How Platonic They Are

By ElodieOctober 9, 2018
A common motif in The Great Gatsby is Gatsby smiling, which is immediately followed by Nick swooning so hard he just about dies. I learned this... More  →
All the Times Nick Describes Gatsby's Smile, Ranked in Order of How Platonic They Are

Popular Novels Explained by the Characters of The Great Gatsby

By ShahzodaJuly 16, 2018
How would you explain the plot of Pride and Prejudice? “Elizabeth is one of five unmarried daughters, there’s a dance, Darcy is... More  →
Popular Novels Explained by the Characters of <i>The Great Gatsby</i>

How to Go on a Date, According to Jay Gatsby

By ElodieJuly 10, 2018
I recently blogged every last single "old sport!"-laden sentence of The Great Gatsby, and if there’s anything I learned from it,... More  →
How to Go on a Date, According to Jay Gatsby

Blogging The Great Gatsby: Part 1 (The One Where Nick Is a Robot Just Learning to Love)

By ElodieNovember 27, 2017
There are some things we simply have to do, like assigned reading, taxes, and dying. I can’t do anything about two of... More  →
Blogging <em>The Great Gatsby</em>: Part 1 (The One Where Nick Is a Robot Just Learning to Love)

If Your Favorite Characters Could Vote

By andrew joanisOctober 28, 2016
With the presidential election right around the corner, genius illustrator Andrew Joanis couldn't help imagining what would happen if we gave our favorite... More  →
If Your Favorite Characters Could Vote