Skip over navigation

Posts by andrew tavin

The Creepy Picture: A True Tale of Terror

By Andrew TavinOctober 23, 2014
I always used to enjoy staying ay my Bubbie's (Yiddish for grandmother) house in New Jersey. Our cousins would often come over, and we would head downstairs to the basement to make up all sorts of games with the random assortment of blocks and balls ... More  →
The Creepy Picture: A True Tale of Terror

Ready to Move Off Campus? Here Are Some Honest Share House Listings

By Andrew TavinOctober 21, 2014
You're part-way through your junior year of college and coming home to find your room turned into an impromptu foam party is starting to lose its charm. Maybe you've had enough of walking cold thirty miles to get to the communal shower, or maybe it's ... More  →
Ready to Move Off Campus? Here Are Some Honest Share House Listings

What In Zeus?! Are Left-Handed People Actually Different?

By Andrew TavinOctober 21, 2014
Thanks to sparkler WritingFire for today's topic. You get one whole internet pie! If you'd like to suggest a topic, please do so in the comments below! Welcome back to What In Zeus?! Join us please as we take a look around us and separate the ... More  →
What In Zeus?! Are Left-Handed People Actually Different?

What In Zeus?! Will Eating Too Many Carrots Turn You Orange?

By Andrew TavinOctober 15, 2014
In this world, there is truth. But beware, for there is also something we like to refer to as FILTHY, FILTHY LIES. This is the place where we determine the difference between the latter and the former. You are now entering the What In Zeus?! ... More  →
What In Zeus?! Will Eating Too Many Carrots Turn You Orange?

Tom Hiddleston & Hugh Laurie Are Starring in a Mini-Series Together: FINALLY, ALL YOUR DREAMS ARE COMING TRUE

By Andrew TavinOctober 8, 2014
Impossible question of the day: who's more devilishly charming, Loki or Dr. House? You can’t chose, can you? Well now, you don't have to—because Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie are going to star in a new mini-series together! (You may commence hyperventilating at your leisure.) The ... More  →
Tom Hiddleston & Hugh Laurie Are Starring in a Mini-Series Together: FINALLY, ALL YOUR DREAMS ARE COMING TRUE
The DEFINITIVE Ranking Of Halloween Candies!

The DEFINITIVE Ranking Of Halloween Candies!

By Andrew TavinOctober 7, 2014
We're only weeks away from Halloween and you know what that means! You have to start thinking about your costume! Sure it seems like you have a lot of time, but Halloween night is coming faster than you think. What sort of costume will you ... More  →

Check Out These Sitcoms That Were Based Off Classic Books/Stories!

By Andrew TavinOctober 7, 2014
We don't know if you heard the news, but they're making a workplace comedy out of Peter Pan. Peter Pan has been adapted in a lot of forms, but just wait until you see him trying to fix the copier! Pixie dust won't help you ... More  →
Check Out These Sitcoms That Were Based Off Classic Books/Stories!

What Your Patronus Says About You!

By Andrew TavinOctober 6, 2014
If you've read Harry Potter (who are we kidding with that "if"), you probably know all about the Patronus charm. In case you need a refresher, it's a spell that produces a sparkling, animal-shaped guardian, often used to ward off dementors. A Patronus reflects its ... More  →
What Your Patronus Says About You!

What In Zeus?! Do Smarter People Have Bigger Brains?

By Andrew TavinOctober 3, 2014
Hello and welcome back to What In Zeus?! Yes, it's once again time to seek out the truth and perhaps even do a little light myth-busting! On today's agenda: do smarter people have bigger brains? Well, let's begin by looking outwards at species a little less ... More  →
What In Zeus?! Do Smarter People Have Bigger Brains?
About the Author
Andrew Tavin

Andrew Tavin is a writer and stand-up comedian living in New York City. His work has been featured on Upworthy and Collegehumor. He writes pretty mediocre bios and can be followed on Twitter @andrewtavin.

Wanna contact a writer or editor? Email contribute@sparknotes.com.