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Auntie SparkNotes: How to Flirt, Part 1: The Look

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 5, 2010
Around here (and by “here,” I mean “the secret underground lair of Auntie SparkNotes”), flirting is a frequent topic of conversation. Every week, I spend time instructing you guys on when, why, and with whom to flirt. And you know what? I totally missed something. ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How to Flirt, Part 1: The Look

Movies You Might Have Missed: New Worlds

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 4, 2010
Before you were potty trained—or even born—Hollywood made some good movies. Movies You Might Have Missed is a recurring feature in which your SparkNotes editors recommend a few watchable films from the 1990s or before. Unless you've been living under a rock for the past ... More  →
Movies You Might Have Missed: New Worlds

Auntie SparkNotes: Hey, Jealousy!

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 4, 2010
Auntie Sparks, I have this really great girlfriend. We have no flaws in our relationship aside from my own. I'm incredibly jealous. It's gotten to the point where I convinced myself that if my girlfriend went to see a play in which her ex played the ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Hey, Jealousy!

Auntie SparkNotes: To Booze, or Not to Booze

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 31, 2009
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I'm a senior in high school. When I was first starting high school, I promised myself that I wouldn't drink in high school. So far, so good! However, I'm starting to get my college acceptance letters, and I feel as if it's time ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: To Booze, or Not to Booze

Auntie SparkNotes: Big Buts and Rejection 101

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 29, 2009
Dear Auntie, I have a problem. I just moved from a private middle school in a different state to a public high school where it pretty much boils down to drinking, smoking, and sex. My old school (and for that matter, my old town) was "tame" ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Big Buts and Rejection 101

Auntie SparkNotes: Flirting with Everything in Pants

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 22, 2009
Hello Auntie, So I have this friend.  She is really nice and funny, and I love her to death, but lately I've been very worried about her.  She has been dating a lot of different guys, and usually just for a week or two before they ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Flirting with Everything in Pants

Auntie SparkNotes: Single Moms and Secret Surgery

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 21, 2009
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, Basically my life is sucking right now. My parents got divorced when I was really young. I've always loved it how it is: me, my mom, and my younger brother. Me and mom have always been very close. I told her more than most teenagers probably tell ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Single Moms and Secret Surgery

Auntie SparkNotes: I Wanna Be a Dead Lady

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 18, 2009
Wow, it's been a heavy week around here! Pirates, doormats, broken hearts, sketchy old creepers who prey on high school students... and not only that, Auntie Sparknotes' dog just threw up on her bed. (No, really.) I think it's safe to say that we need to ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Wanna Be a Dead Lady

Auntie SparkNotes: Doormats Looking for Love

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 17, 2009
Today's letter-writer kept her question short and sweet: I am a freshman in high school and I haven't had a boyfriend. Like, ever. I know that guys are stupid in high school and I should be happy with my life, but it's so depressing that almost ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Doormats Looking for Love

Auntie SparkNotes: The Age Issue

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 16, 2009
Hey, Sparklers! Commenter pink_diamond6483 asked whether I ever hear back with updates from letter-writers. So far, the answer is “No”—but I'm hoping that'll change. If I've answered your letter in a column, I would love to hear how things worked out. (Even if—gasp!—you didn't take ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: The Age Issue