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classics in 180 characters or less

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The Hobbit

J. R. R. Tolkien


A bunch of little people mug a dragon

242 Upvote | 23 Downvote

The Bible



One woman's excuse for an affair that got completely out of hand.

258 Upvote | 64 Downvote

Where's Waldo

Martin Handford


fucker wearing red stripes hides like a bitch

208 Upvote | 27 Downvote

Calvin and Hobbes

Bill Watterson


A kid's parents think his real tiger is stuffed

217 Upvote | 55 Downvote


who knows


[citation needed]

184 Upvote | 42 Downvote

The Dictionary

Noah Webster



182 Upvote | 52 Downvote


Stephenie Meyer


utter shit.

219 Upvote | 90 Downvote

The Odyssey



Odysseus dicks about Greece for 10 years whilst his wife gets hit on.

133 Upvote | 6 Downvote

American Psycho

Bret Easton Ellis


Man goes on killing spree, nobody cares

102 Upvote | 16 Downvote

Harry Potter

J.K. Rowling


he can't bang his best friend, so he settles for the redhead.

119 Upvote | 34 Downvote


Carl Sagan


Look at stars. Smoke weed. All day errday.

105 Upvote | 25 Downvote

Sailing Alone Around the World

Captain Joshua Slocum


Man sails around the world. Alone.

81 Upvote | 3 Downvote

The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank


Nazi Germany sucks.

83 Upvote | 7 Downvote

Oedipus Rex



oedipus leaves home in fear of a prophecy. oedipus fucks his mom and kills his dad. he fills the prophecy. oedipus gouges his own eyes out. happy ending.

82 Upvote | 6 Downvote

Invisible Man

Ralph Ellison


everyone ignores the black guy.

79 Upvote | 6 Downvote

The Bible



It's about a zombie, but the twist is, the zombie is the good guy!

106 Upvote | 35 Downvote

The Great Gatsby

F Scott Fitzgerald


Party, party, party, let's all get wasted.

82 Upvote | 11 Downvote


William Shakespeare


don't trust women.

77 Upvote | 10 Downvote

If You Give A Moose A Muffin

Laura Numeroff


Moose totally abuses a kids hospitality. Eating muffins, stretching sweaters, destroying socks, and spilling paint on sheets.

66 Upvote | 2 Downvote


Louis Sachar


Boy accused of stealing shoes. didn't. sent to dried lake. digs holes. climbs a mountain and finds treasure. proves innocence. Dad makes foot powder.

73 Upvote | 12 Downvote