David Dobkin, director of Shaghai Knights and the upcoming Wedding Crashers, has announced his next project: a "Tootsie-type" comedy about two firemen who embark on a fake gay marriage to get health benefits. The title? I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry. The kicker? The script is being polished by Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor, who won an Oscar not six months ago for scripting Sideways.

Reactions to this around the indie film blogosphere range from quizzical to downright aggressive. The boys at Reverse Shot bring a little of both:
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