Rent- Is this the "bible"?

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Rent- Is this the "bible"?#0
Posted: 12/13/05 at 3:28pm
I heard people talking about a Rent Bible and was wondering if this was it. I want to get the rent bible for someone for christmas and don't know if its the right one.
Thanks for the help!
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0688154379/qid=1134505533/sr=8-1/ref=pd_bbs_1/103-7821560-6951814?n=507846&s=books&v=glance
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#1
Posted: 12/13/05 at 3:28pm
Yes, it is! re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#2
Posted: 12/13/05 at 3:29pm
*sobs*
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#3
Posted: 12/13/05 at 3:37pm
Yep.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#4
Posted: 12/13/05 at 3:56pm
DAMN YOU.........(I just HAD to order it)....
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#5
Posted: 12/13/05 at 3:58pm
Is it wrong that I have a Rent Bible but not a "real" Bible?
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#6
Posted: 12/13/05 at 4:01pm
"Is it wrong that I have a Rent Bible but not a "real" Bible?"

That depends on whether or not you prefer fiction over fact. If you like facts, then no.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#7
Posted: 12/13/05 at 4:03pm
That depends on whether or not you prefer fiction over fact. If you like facts, then no.

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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#8
Posted: 12/13/05 at 4:17pm
that is the bibe.

And i have very depressing news....

... i am unable to have my own Rent bible untill Christmas *sobs*
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#9
Posted: 12/13/05 at 4:26pm
Can I possibly ask why this is called a 'bible?'

Is it holy?
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#10
Posted: 12/13/05 at 4:28pm
People got confused using the term "Rent book" because then people thought they meant just the libretto, but this is more than that.

I don't call it the bible but I don't object to people using it.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#11
Posted: 12/13/05 at 4:28pm
It is called the "bible" because it is the most detailed writtenn account on Rent's genesis
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#12
Posted: 12/13/05 at 4:37pm
uhhh- ok

I don't know that I would refer to anything as a 'bible' besides the real thing. I am not religious so I am not offended by it but I can see if some people may be offended by it.


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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#13
Posted: 12/13/05 at 5:24pm
Gah why must I wait 'till Christmas!?!
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#14
Posted: 12/13/05 at 5:29pm
Gahh, I have to wait till Christmas too and I don't even have Anthony Rapp's book to tide me over 'cause it doesn't come out till Feb. *sigh* I might just have to beg my mother to give it to me now.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#15
Posted: 12/13/05 at 5:32pm
*sobs again*

I miss my Rent book.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#16
Posted: 12/13/05 at 5:33pm
I have to wait to christmas too. And i have nothing to tide me over! I'm counting down the days till i hope to fina a RENT bible under my tree.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#17
Posted: 12/13/05 at 5:37pm
I miss my Rent book.

Awwww orangeskittles, why don't you have yours?
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#18
Posted: 12/13/05 at 5:39pm
I enjoy the fact that I was in my friend's room one night and when I said "Hey, hand me the bible," she reached right past her giant New King James and handed me the Rent book. :) Just thought I'd share.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#19
Posted: 12/13/05 at 5:52pm
I have the Bible but I have to wait till Christmas to get the movie soundtrack, and till my birthday in February to get Anthony's book (I hope he comes to LA!)...
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#20
Posted: 12/13/05 at 6:54pm
i want one... :)
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#21
Posted: 12/13/05 at 7:37pm
I love my RENT bible. I got Anthony to sign it when I saw him in the Little Shop tour.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#22
Posted: 12/13/05 at 7:40pm
Well, to call it "the bible" is a bit silly, but I thought it's generally called "the Rent bible." I have no problem with that.
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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#23
Posted: 12/13/05 at 7:48pm
It is indeed my bible. I kiss, i hug it, i even bow to it.

Ok, i'm done.

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re: Rent- Is this the 'bible'?#24
Posted: 12/13/05 at 7:56pm
Well, I'm an athiest, so the Rent bible is the closest thing to my bible. I didn't call it the Rent bible because we were listening to Rent at the time so I knew she knew what I was talking about, but still. The ACTUAL Bible was right in front of her and she reached right past. :)