Austen + The Onion round-up and wrap-up

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This meme has been really fun, and it has certainly brought me attention! I have new projects to focus on, but I thought one masterpost for Austen + The Onion would be helpful. Without further ado!

The posts, and a few of my favorites:

Northanger Abbey

Pride and Prejudice 2005: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3

Sense and Sensibility 1995: Part 1, Part 2


Emma 1996: Part 1, Part 2

Pride and Prejudice 1995: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5

Mansfield Park


By tumblr user whatwouldelizabethbennetdo: Emma 2009, and P&P 1995 original post


The articles that covered the posts:

Send Us Your Best Jane Austen Memes by Rosa Inocencio Smith at The Atlantic

Jane Austen Films and Onion Headlines: A Perfect Match by Sarah Seltzer at Flavorwire

Pride And Prejudice 2005 + Onion headlines = one totally endearing meme by Marah Eakin at AV Club

Jane Austen Meets Modern Day Satire With The Onion Headlines by Julianne Adams at Pixable

‘Pride and Prejudice’ and The Onion: A Match Made in Meme Heaven by Emmanuel Hapsis at KQED Arts

‘Pride And Prejudice’ Screenshots Overlaid With Headlines From ‘The Onion’ Works Surprisingly Well by Alex McKinnon at Junkee


Thanks for the notes, comments, retweets, and shares! I’m glad you all enjoyed. I don’t have immediate plans to do more, but may if a new headline strikes me.

Thanks to cap-that and KissThemGoodbye for the screen caps.

Thanks to the Tumblr community for the inspiration, specifically whatwouldelizabethbennetdo.

And of course thanks to The Onion for being awesome and funny for so long without fail.

One last straggler:


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