I don’t know what it is about Jane Austen that makes people want to mess around with her works (witness Pride and Prejudice and Zombies), but this is too great not to share. Even if you find Twitter annoying, Pride and Twitterverse by Under the Mad Hat is pretty freaking ingenious:
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of good fortune must be in want of a wife.
A Mr Bingley–worth 50,000 followers a year–has joined Twitter! He’s brought a friend, Mr Darcy–worth 100,000 followers a year! Pls RT
@JaneB @LizzyB @MaryBsaphorisms @KittyB @LydiaB I will have one of you girls married into internet fame yet. Just you wait.
@MrsB But mother, I think we can pull ourselves up by our dooce-straps just fine.
Blogcasting: How to find husbands for your daughters: http://tinyurl/momblog Now with free giveaway from our Etsy embroidery shop. Pls RT