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29 Mar, 2011 - 12:56pm

Video: 'Fight Club' Presented by The Girls on Film

Somehow I missed this one. I guess I shouldn't beat myself up since Fight Club continues to become one of the most spoofed and homaged films of the past 15 years. This spoof comes by way of The Girls on Film.  Here's their bio from their...

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25 Mar, 2011 - 1:34pm

St. Helen's Books Promotion - Chuck Palahniuk Foreign Language Books & Pre-Order of 'Damned' Signed & Personally Inscribed!

Our favorite affiliates and friends, St. Helens Book Shop are having a very awesome and unique promotion.  They have recently acquired a number of foreign language books, signed by Chuck, and they are now offering them up for sale!  They are new/unread...

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22 Mar, 2011 - 1:39pm

Fan Artwork: 'Invisible Monsters' Book Cover

Check out this awesome book cover for Invisible Monsters designed by Elyse Boutall.  This was part of an art project where Elyse had to read the book and then create a book cover illustration for it.  See a high res version of Elyse' design here.  And...

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15 Mar, 2011 - 1:04pm

Chuck Palahniuk Starring In The Short Film 'Georgie's Big Break'

Chuck Palahniuk

Georgie's Big Break is a short film directed by Andy Mingo, based on a story by Monica Drake (Clown Girl).  And guess who's in it?  I'll give you a hint: his name is this website.  Yep, Chuck, along with a host of other local writers (Chelsea...

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11 Mar, 2011 - 4:29pm

'Invisible Monsters' Is Finally Coming To Hardcover

'Invisible Monsters' Is Finally Coming To Hardcover

For several years now, there has been an underground movement to get Invisible Monsters released in hardcover.  Believe it or not, this beloved book of Chuck's is the only novel of his that was never released in this format.  At the time, this was Chuck's specific wish...

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9 Mar, 2011 - 1:38pm

Polish Book Covers: Fight Club, Survivor, Invisible Monsters, Choke, Diary, Fugitives & Refugees and Haunted

  

  

In keeping with our trend of profiling some of Chuck's international book covers, this week we look at Poland.  You decide: are these covers ugly, or works of art?  Click each image to be brought...

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8 Mar, 2011 - 5:02pm

Join Our Official Book Club! - March Discussion "Imperial Bedrooms" by Bret Easton Ellis

"Imperial Bedrooms" by Bret Easton Ellis

You know the drill, folks.  Every month a new book is selected and a new moderator steps up to lead the discussion.  This month, we will be reading and discussing Imperial Bedrooms by Bret Easton Ellis

From the...

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3 Mar, 2011 - 2:04pm

Official Synopsis For 'Damned,' The New Novel

Damned

Courtesy of Random House, comes the official synopsis of Chuck Palahniuk's upcoming novel Damned.  What little we know about the book previously, told us that a young girl dies and goes to hell, and that Chuck was very influenced by the Young Adult...

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2 Mar, 2011 - 2:36pm

Random House Joins Apple's iBookStore

Random House Joins Apple's iBookStore

Great news today for all you e-readers.  After years of being absent from the iBookStore, Random House has finally released their catalog.  Yes, this means you can now find almost all of Chuck's books available on your iPad, iPhone or whatever Apple device you use to read books...

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1 Mar, 2011 - 12:55pm

Tyler Durden Quote In High School Hallway

Tyler Durden Quote In High School Hallway

The original blogger said it perfectly: "Man, I wish my high school had been this cool." Really though, I grew up in an era where the most subversive book taught in school was The Catcher in the Rye.  Now don't get me wrong, I love that book.  But nowadays, we get at least an email a...

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28 Feb, 2011 - 1:00pm

Helpful Tyler Durden

Helpful Tyler Durden

Here's a cool little gem from our Twitter feed via 'ThatDrunkViking.'  It's a helpful Tyler Durden, giving sage advice on dating and relationships.

Some of my favorites:

CALL SEX LINE.  ASK THE GIRL HOW HER DAY WAS, DON'T HANG UP.

HIT ON MARRIED WOMEN IN FRONT...

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24 Feb, 2011 - 1:37pm

Italian Book Covers: Tell-All, Pygmy, Snuff, Stranger Than Fiction, Fugitives & Refugees, Diary, Choke, I. Monsters & Survivor

 

Continuing our trend from last week of showcasing some of the coolest international Chuck Palahniuk covers, let's take a look at some of the recent selections from Italy.  In my opinion, Italy has long had some of the more stylish...

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21 Feb, 2011 - 12:59pm

Happy Birthday, Chuck!

Today is Chuck's birthday.  Not going to tell you how old he is, but if you do some research on this site, you can find the year he was born and then do some simple math.

Now, let's hear some well wishes, folks!  This man's earned it!

18 Feb, 2011 - 2:54pm

Pre-Order 'Tell-All' In Paperback!

This might be the clearest example of two paperback covers of a Palahniuk novel that DESTROY the hardcover image.  The one on the left is the U.S. paperback edition for Tell-All which is due out on May 31st. ...

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14 Feb, 2011 - 6:31pm

The Cult's 'Top 10' Books of 2010

The Cult's 'Top 10' Books of 2010

It's that time of year again at The Cult when we appropriate Valentine's Day (close enough) for our own celebration as book smitten fiends. That of course, means publishing our second annual Top Ten list of books from the previous year.  It's not only fitting to...

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14 Feb, 2011 - 1:33pm

'FIST CLUB' Video: Cinemashup For 'FIGHT CLUB' & Florence + The Machine

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Hot damn, is this well done.  Check out a great mash-up of Fight Club as cut to Florence + The Machine's song "Kiss with a Fist.'  It was edited by Jeff Yorkes and is titled 'Fist Club.'

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12 Feb, 2011 - 3:12am

Chuck's Feedback on the December Workshop Anthology Finalists!

Chuck's Feedback on the December Workshop Anthology Finalists!

We're so close to the big wrap-up on on Chuck's reviews of our top workshop stories! I've got his incisive and helpful December feedback for you below, and only one more month to go before we shift gears completely to the next phase and put this anthology into print....

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11 Feb, 2011 - 2:17pm

Czech Republic Book Covers: Fight Club, Survivor, Invisible Monsters, Choke, Lullaby, Diary, Haunted, Pygmy & Snuff

Dayuuuuuuum, Brazil ain't got NOTHING on the Czech Republic.  These are some of the coolest international Palahniuk covers I've seen in a while.

Props to 'Petra' for these...

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11 Feb, 2011 - 1:14pm

Brazilian Book Covers: Invisible Monsters, Choke, Diary, Haunted & Snuff

I don't know about you, but that's one of the most different Invisible Monsters covers I've seen yet.  Props to 'Odio' for sending these along.

Check out more of these in our Book Covers Gallery...

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10 Feb, 2011 - 4:31pm

Model Our 'RANT' Tshirts For Us!

Model Our 'RANT' Tshirts For Us!

For the past few Tshirts we've offered on this site (Fight Club and Invisible Monsters) you might have noticed we've featured images of people modeling them.  Usually this was close friends of mine (see above).  None of them were professional models but they all...

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