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Auntie SparkNotes: Why Should I Shave My Armpits?

By kat_rosenfieldApril 17, 2014
Hi Auntie! The problem I'm actually asking you about is kind of silly. It's been a really big problem for me, especially this year as the temperature gets warmer. Should I shave my arm and leg hair? Seriously, this is a problem! I don't want to shave... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Why Should I Shave My Armpits?

Ask Jono: This Guy Agreed to a Date, Then He Flaked!

By Jon_SkindzierApril 17, 2014
Dear Jono, I love your advice column, keep up the good work! This guy (yada yada, I know) and I are both juniors in college. There was flirting towards the end of last semester that started with him coming up to hug me at a bar... More  →
Ask Jono: This Guy Agreed to a Date, Then He Flaked!

Come On Down to India's Big Democratic House Party! BYOV (Bring Your Own Votes)

By H. Alan ScottApril 17, 2014

India has the second-largest population in the world, clocking in at over 1.24 billion people, just 100 million shy of China, but who’s counting? That’s like, three times how many people are in the United States. Now consider how screwy the U.S.

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Come On Down to India's Big Democratic House Party! BYOV (Bring Your Own Votes)

Happy Teen Lit Day! Here Are Our Fav Books From College and High School

By Janet ManleyApril 17, 2014

Happy Teen Lit Day, everyone! It's funny, it's super fashionable right now for adults to read YA—like someone has deemed it "okay" for a no-longer-young adult to read young-adult fiction—but we all grew up reading all kinds of books! Here is a

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Happy Teen Lit Day! Here Are Our Fav Books From College and High School

A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: April (IT'S FINALS! SEND HELP!)

By ElodieApril 17, 2014
Finals are the pits. Finals are the devil’s invention. Finals are like that scene in Titanic where the band keeps playing even though the ship is going down. There, I think I've maxed out. No, wait, I've got another: finals are like the gif of that... More  →
A Month-by-Month Guide to Your Freshman Year of College: April (IT'S FINALS! SEND HELP!)

MTV Movie Award Winners and Losers Tweet Their Feelings

By Aislinn ShevlinApril 17, 2014
Here’s what our favorite celebs had to say on Twitter this week!  More  →
MTV Movie Award Winners and Losers Tweet Their Feelings

THE CRUSH CHRONICLES: TONY

By Janet ManleyApril 17, 2014
Janet has crushed on just about everything, from boys to rowing coaches to English teachers to ski patrollers to boys with mohawks to Jack Black to Nick Miller. At times, she has worried that her crushability might not have a limit. What next, she has worried, a... More  →
THE CRUSH CHRONICLES: TONY

21 Celebrity Couples Who Met On Set

By Abbey ClarkeApril 17, 2014
We love love. We love celebrities. We love movies. And we love trivia about all of the above. Check out these 21 lovely celeb couples who met on set, and the movies (or TV shows) that brought about their meeting. Bring on the feels! More  →
21 Celebrity Couples Who Met On Set

Writer Wars Winner: "I Swear I'm Not Single" by TardisGirl!

By reidfaylorApril 17, 2014
Behold, Sparklers, your winner of the Sparklers' Choice Award—the award we give out every week to the winning writer of the weekly Writer Wars. That was a lot of w words. Anyway, TardisGirl wrote this story based on last week's prompt, which asked writers to use their stor More  →
Writer Wars Winner:

5 Reasons to Get Psyched for the Paper Towns Movie

By kat_rosenfieldApril 17, 2014
If you've been sooooo excited about The Fault in Our Stars coming out this summer, you might have been too busy watching the trailer on repeat while ugly crying excitedly counting down the days pre-premiere to catch this bit of delightful news: while... More  →
5 Reasons to Get Psyched for the <i>Paper Towns</i> Movie