Wednesday, May 7, 2014

The 26 Most Hilarious And Shocking Moments In Literary History

(from buzzfeed.com
by Justin Carissimo)

1. This Goosebumps fan’s seductive photo.

This Goosebumps fan's seductive photo.
Via imgur.com

2. That time Stephen King’s bra strap was showing.

That time Stephen King's bra strap was showing.

3. This poetic English instructor.

This poetic English instructor.

4. These tantalizing bottles of literary booze.

These tantalizing bottles of literary booze.
Via imgur.com

5. This wild rumpus.

This wild rumpus.

6. The most motivational poster ever created.

The most motivational poster ever created.

7. This boy reading “Dogs Can’t Read” to a shelter cat.

This boy reading "Dogs Can't Read" to a shelter cat.
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8. And this boy reading to his labs.

And this boy reading to his labs.
Via redd.it

9. These perfectly aligned encyclopedias.

These perfectly aligned encyclopedias.

10. These accurate portrayals of Daenerys.

 

11. This turtle searching for his brothers.

This turtle searching for his brothers.

12. This super-rare autographed first edition.

This super-rare autographed first edition.

13. This grim reaper librarian collecting overdue books from students.

This grim reaper librarian collecting overdue books from students.
Via imgur.com

14. This teacher’s spellacious watermark.

This teacher's spell acious watermark.

15. This professor’s very, very real assistant.

This professor's very, very real assistant.

16. This James Joyce autocorrect.

haha I made an autocorrect shortcut on my mom's phone to replace dirty laundry with the text of Ulysses #lol #momfail

17. This classy reader, clearly ahead of his time.

The 26 Most Hilarious And Shocking Moments In Literary History

18. This reader sitting at a coffee shop realizing the author of their book is across the room.

This reader sitting at a coffee shop realizing the author of their book is across the room.

19. This secret library code.

This secret library code.

20. This strikingly badass tattoo of Hemingway.

This strikingly badass tattoo of Hemingway.

21. This grammar police birthday card.

This grammar police birthday card.

22. This teacher being totally cool when his studentbrought a typewriter to class.

The 26 Most Hilarious And Shocking Moments In Literary History

23. This book that’s clearly living up to its name.

This book that's clearly living up to its name.

24. This book cover actually coming to life.

This book cover actually coming to life.
Via redd.it

25. And this one.

And this one.
Via redd.it

26. And this response from Kurt Vonnegut to a high school’s request to visit him.

And this response from Kurt Vonnegut to a high school's request to visit him.