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8 Thoughts about Game of Thrones Season 2 Premiere

By Eric SiegelsteinApril 2, 2012
After a long and brutal winter filled with White Walker attacks (okay fine, I was watching The Walking Dead), Game of Thrones is finally back! When we last checked in with the competing houses of Westeros, the Starks were at war with the Lannisters, with... More  →
8 Thoughts about Game of Thrones Season 2 Premiere

The Host Teaser Trailer

By Josh PeriloApril 2, 2012
With the second half of Breaking Dawn getting ready to drop, Twihards around the world are preparing to mourn en masse. But I’m here to tell you, PULL IT TOGETHER! It’s not the end of the world. And, it’s not the end... More  →
The Host Teaser Trailer

Tweets from a Day in King's Landing

By Brandon SpecktorMarch 30, 2012
Hey, guys: What do Game of Thrones and a Twitter update have in common? (give up?) They both have 140 characters! HA! Anyway, in honor of the impending season two premiere of HBO's adaptation of George R.R. Martin's acclaimed fantasy septology, we decided to indulge in a little bit... More  →
Tweets from a Day in King's Landing

Why Percy Jackson is (Maybe) Better Than Harry Potter

By ContributorMarch 30, 2012
Connor gets controversial up in this joint! Will you side with the Lightning Thief or the Chosen One?—Sparkitors So, this should cause quite a riot. But seriously, I love Harry Potter. I love JK Rowling. I've read all of Dan Bergstein's HP blogs, read... More  →
Why Percy Jackson is (Maybe) Better Than Harry Potter

Are You Harry, Katniss, Percy, or Bella? Take This Quiz and Find Out!

By Chelsea DaggerMarch 29, 2012
Our awesome pals over at DoSomething.org (they're the geniuses behind Teens for Jeans and Green Your School) have come up with yet another AMAZING idea to change the world: the Epic Book Drive! You... More  →
Are You Harry, Katniss, Percy, or Bella? Take This Quiz and Find Out!

The Worst Reading I've Ever Been Assigned

By ContributorMarch 29, 2012
dac213 takes on some classic literature—William Faulkner better watch his back!—Sparkitors We’ve all suffered through required reading. Some of us may even been assigned books that eventually became our favorites (The Three Musketeers and Candide are a couple... More  →
The Worst Reading I've Ever Been Assigned

Confession: I Just Don't Like The Hunger Games

By Eric GarneauMarch 28, 2012
Everyone go grab your favorite Usher CD for some background music, because I'm about to lay down some confessions. I saw The Hunger Games movie this weekend... and I didn't like it. If I were a film critic, I probably would've graded it a D.... More  →
Confession: I Just Don't Like The Hunger Games

Wilderness Survival Tips For When You Inevitably Get Picked for The Hunger Games

By Lauren PassellMarch 28, 2012
You never win anything cool, but somehow your name has been picked to be a tribute in The Hunger Games. This really stinks. We're here to tell you: you can do this! You have a huge advantage over the other tributes: you read The Hunger... More  →
Wilderness Survival Tips For When You Inevitably Get Picked for The Hunger Games

More of the Worst Fictional Significant Others

By Valerie BurnMarch 27, 2012
A couple of weeks ago we wrote about the worst fictional significant others. Many of you doth protest the exclusion of certain characters. Here are more of the least compelling romantic interests in literature. 1. Mikael Blomkvist. Mikael is supposed to be... More  →
More of the Worst Fictional Significant Others

The Hunger Games is Overrated

By ContributorMarch 27, 2012
lemon_101, we hope you're wearing your armor, because you are about to get ATTACKED. But in a friendly, Sparkler way, of course!—Sparkitors No, I'm not saying The Hunger Games is bad, so drop your pitchforks. In fact, The Hunger Games is a harmless... More  →
The Hunger Games is Overrated