‘Great Gatsby’ mansion to be razed, replaced with McMansionsNBC’s Peter Alexander reports from Sands Point, N.Y., where the dilapidated and weathered estate that inspired author F. Scott Fitzgerald will be demolished and cut up into several smaller residences.

You know what would be awesome? If Baz Luhrmann and the crew of the upcoming “Gatsby” 3-D movie save it at the last minute.

 ‘Great Gatsby’ mansion to be razed, replaced with McMansions

NBC’s Peter Alexander reports from Sands Point, N.Y., where the dilapidated and weathered estate that inspired author F. Scott Fitzgerald will be demolished and cut up into several smaller residences.

You know what would be awesome? If Baz Luhrmann and the crew of the upcoming “Gatsby” 3-D movie save it at the last minute.

  1. itsbecauseimrussian reblogged this from lmd
  2. letgod reblogged this from today and added:
    why would you destroy a great literary piece of history? rude.
  3. meanwhile-ktdraws reblogged this from today and added:
    Both of the above statements are a little scary.
  4. cwalkride reblogged this from today and added:
    ‘Great Gatsby’ mansion to...razed, replaced with McMansions NBC’s Peter Alexander reports...
  5. musicallyadd reblogged this from leaninglights and added:
    I saw this story last weekend and thought the same thing!
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  7. deltadazzling reblogged this from today and added:
    noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo. do it baz.
  8. dlattention reblogged this from lmd and added:
    Why the hell should this movie be in 3D. #unnecessary
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  12. plaidassmofo reblogged this from dysfunctional--primate and added:
    I am very not okay with this…
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  16. decayedcrow reblogged this from hyrtc and added:
    ^ THIS. A THOUSAND TIMES THIS. ^ (a tear slid down his face)
  17. hyrtc reblogged this from today and added:
    NO. NO. NO. NO. GIVE IT TO ME. GIVE IT TO ME NOW. I WILL SELL MY SOUL. I WILL SELL MY BLOOD. I WILL SELL MY EGGS. I WILL...
  18. colormeblue reblogged this from today and added:
    The house that inspired the Great Gatsby is being torn down.
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  20. nitramnosilla reblogged this from today and added:
    D:
  21. hmkim reblogged this from soraya-darabi and added:
    Oh noooo. this is horrible. Save the Gatsby!!!!
  22. happyasaclam reblogged this from today and added:
    how is this happening?
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  24. blogofastudent reblogged this from soraya-darabi and added:
    I’m in. One of my favorite books. Very sad news.
  25. adamp reblogged this from soraya-darabi and added:
    ‘Great Gatsby’ mansion to be razed, replaced with McMansions NBC’s Peter Alexander reports from Sands Point, N.Y., where...
  26. jlhager reblogged this from lmd and added:
    What lmd said.
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  28. queen-of-evrything reblogged this from steviemcfly and added:
    It would be awesome to see Baz Luhrmann save it but a house like this would probably cost upwards of six figures to...
  29. thatssowoolard reblogged this from today and added:
    Can you imagine what this place was like in its heyday?
  30. soraya-darabi reblogged this from today and added:
    Or if we all just moved in and renovated it, as an homage to Accepted.
  31. foreverabitterbitch reblogged this from today and added:
    sad day.
  32. dani-c-a reblogged this from theamazingspiderbabe and added:
    Baz Luhrmann is making a 3D Gatsby movie? What?! Also, umm IS AMERICA FUCKING STUPID
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