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Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Give Up On My Crush?

By kat_rosenfieldJune 29, 2015
Dear Auntie, (And so ensues the generic line...) There's this guy. We go to different schools, but see each other because of a class that meets once a week. I wanted to get to know him better because there weren't many people there, so for a... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Give Up On My Crush?
The "We Didn't See That" Review of <i>Lucy</i>

The "We Didn't See That" Review of Lucy

By Ashley Brooke RobertsJune 29, 2015
It was just announced that there will be a sequel to the 2014 Scarlett Johansson action flick Lucy. But what if you haven't seen the first one? Well, you could go buy the DVD or find it streaming somewhere. But that's awfully pedestrian. How about... More  →

Revel in 20 of the Greatest (& By Greatest, We Mean Worst) Email Sign-Offs OF ALL TIME

By Josh SorokachJune 29, 2015
Somebody needs to inform the puritanical traditionalists behind our cyber fare-thee-wells that variety is the spice of life. We completely understand the need to employ a modicum of digital etiquette, but our standard email conclusions—Sincerely, All the best, Thanks so much, Hope this helps, Fond regards,... More  →
Revel in 20 of the Greatest (& By Greatest, We Mean Worst) Email Sign-Offs OF ALL TIME

Our FAVORITE PIX from Lupita Nyong'o's Gorgeous Instagram Account

By Abbey ClarkeJune 29, 2015
Instagram sometimes feels like perfect brunch picture overload (ARE THOSE EVEN REAL EGGS?), but there are some people whose Instagram accounts are so chock-a-block with win that they make it worth all the long scrolls past artfully angled forks and aggressive flower crow More  →
Our FAVORITE PIX from Lupita Nyong'o's Gorgeous Instagram Account

How to Date, According to Shakespeare

By ElodieJune 29, 2015
There are a lot of things you probably don't know about Shakespeare. For one thing, he invented crop tops. For another, he didn't believe that France existed.* But the thing you probably don't know the most about Shakespeare is that his #1 priority was EDUCATION in... More  →
How to Date, According to Shakespeare

A Carsick Person's Thoughts About American Landmarks

By Jason SaenzJune 29, 2015
When John Hancock signed the Declaration of Independence, he had no idea that the amber waves of grain between sea and other shining sea would eventually come to hold over 85,000 landmarks, or that Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston would end their fairytale relationship in... More  →
A Carsick Person's Thoughts About American Landmarks

Open Thread for June 29!

By SparkLifeJune 29, 2015
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Open Thread for June 29!

Open Thread for June 28!

By SparkLifeJune 28, 2015
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Open Thread for June 28!

Open Thread for June 27!

By SparkLifeJune 27, 2015
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Open Thread for June 27!

Auntie SparkNotes: I Can't Stop Flirting with My Married Coworker

By kat_rosenfieldJune 26, 2015
Hi Auntie, I've been working in an office for 5 years with my mom and I'm the youngest there (I'm 19 now) and there's this guy who works there. He's never really made any attempts to talk to me one-on-one until starting about a month ago,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Can't Stop Flirting with My Married Coworker