Gossip Girl

Bonfire of the Vanity

Season 2, Ep 10, Aired 11/10/08
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  • Episode Description
  • Blair is against the idea of her mother with Cyrus Rose, a new man in her life, and does everything in her power to make it impossible for them to be together. Jenny and Agnes move in together. Serena and Aaron fall for each other but something about Aaron threatens to ruin their new relationship. Dan and Chuck are at war due to Dan's true interest in his father Bart Bass.moreless

  • Cast & Crew
  • Blake Lively

    Serena van der Woodsen

  • Leighton Meester

    Blair Waldorf

  • Penn Badgley

    Dan Humphrey

  • Chace Crawford

    Nate Archibald

  • Ed Westwick

    Chuck Bass

  • Fan Reviews (6)
  • 210

    By Canogaparkcindy, Mar 26, 2011

  • I miss the old Jenny...=(

    By Bafucin81, Nov 17, 2008

  • Push her in the fire!!

    By Ashs911, Nov 15, 2008

  • Nothing much

    By jared85, Nov 11, 2008

  • Fair enough.

    By lexacliche, Nov 11, 2008

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (2)

    • Blair: I wanted a Harry Winston choker for my birthday, instead I got a conscience.

    • Blair: Oh my God! You outmaneuvered me. You deliberately let me win, counting on the fact that Cyndi Lauper would prey on my emotions. Cyrus: I'm a lawyer. I do think a few moves ahead. Some of us can't rely entirely on our looks, you know. Blair: Well done. Cyrus: Not enough! Blair: Fine, you're a genius!

    Notes (6)

    • International Episode Titles: Czech Republic: Souboj s jeŇ°itnost√≠ (Fight with the Vanity)

    • Original International Air Dates: Latin America: February 11, 2009 on Warner Channel The Netherlands: March 6, 2009 on Net 5 Norway: March 11, 2009 on TVNorge Philippines: March 31, 2009 on ETC Greece: April 11, 2009 on Star TV Denmark: August 2, 2009 on Kanal 4 Turkey: November 10, 2009 on CNBC-e Poland: November 29, 2009 on TVN7 Australia: March 11, 2010 on GO! Czech Republic: March 13, 2010 on Prima COOL Slovakia: May 23, 2010 on Doma

    • The appearance of St. Jude's mail is nearly the same as Gmail.

    • We get to know that St.Judes school's internet address is stjudes.org, which originally belong to Catholic Community of Saint Jude and it is its New Parish Website.

    • Although their names are in the opening credits, Kelly Rutherford (Lily), Jessica Szohr (Vanessa) and Chace Crawford (Nate) don't appear in this episode.

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    Trivia (2)

    • Dan's e-mail is Daniel_Humphrey@stjudes.org

    • In the scene where Serena goes to Times Square to meet Aaron, as they kiss there is an advert for Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles on rival channel Fox showing on a screen in the background.

    Allusions (4)

    • But this tree does not grow in Brooklyn Allusion to the novel "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" by Betty Smith, first published in 1943, which was adapted to a film by Elia Kazan in 1945, a musical by George Abott in 1951 and a television series in the early 70s.

    • Poor little orphan Jenny, looks like she needs a Daddy Warbucks. This is an allusion to the movies and play of Annie, where the main character is a young orphaned girl and the man who adopts her is Daddy Warbucks. Originally, Little Orphan Annie was a comic strip made for The Chicago Tribune.

    • Look's like someone's Barefoot in the Park. Barefoot in the Park is a 1967 movie starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda.

    • Episode title: Bonfire of the Vanity From the 1990 movie, The Bonfire of the Vanities starring, Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson, Bruce Willis, Melanie Griffith, Kim Cattrall, Saul Rubinek, Morgan Freeman, Beth Broderick, Kirsten Dunst, Camryn Manheim and Richard Belzer.

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