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7 Popular Movie Characters Who Were Totally Different in the Books

By ElodieMarch 20, 2018
Sometimes people make film adaptations of beloved books, and everything is perfect. Unfortunately, this only accounts for roughly .002% of all adaptations. More often than not, plot points get thrown out the window, whole scenes are left on the cutting room floor, occasional More  →
7 Popular Movie Characters Who Were Totally Different in the Books

How to Be Single (According to Classic Literature)

By ElodieMarch 20, 2018
You're probably thinking, "If there's one thing I know how to be, it's single. Seriously, I don't need help with this." But trust me, there's definitely a right way and a wrong way to do it. The right way involves learning to be your own person and living your best life; the... More  →
How to Be Single (According to Classic Literature)

7 of the Most Mind-Boggling Harry Potter Theories

By ElodieMarch 20, 2018
We're not ashamed to say that we're still going to be donning Ravenclaw scarves and squabbling about Severus Snape's questionable status as a hero (ONE BRAVE ACT DOES NOT REDEEM A LIFETIME OF DOUCHINESS) as we settle into nursing homes 50 years from now. This series is the More  →
7 of the Most Mind-Boggling <em>Harry Potter</em> Theories

Tattoos Inspired By Your Fave Literary Classics

By Paulina BasMarch 19, 2018
Now that your Harry Potter tattoo is taken care of (we got a thigh-high unicorn to match Professor McGonagall), we're bringing you tat ideas inspired by your fave literary classics. We suggest slide 10 if you're feeling particularly star-crossed, and slide 3 if you just w More  →
Tattoos Inspired By Your Fave Literary Classics

What the Harry Potter Stars Look Like Now

By ElodieMarch 16, 2018
I am deeply fascinated and somewhat disturbed by the aging process. Whenever I realize someone who used to be 8 is now 26, I am shocked. This is probably because I looked roughly the same between the ages of 9 and 21, at which point I got a hair straightener, but I digress. More  →
What the Harry Potter Stars Look Like Now

The Creepiest Books We All Had to Read for School, Ranked

By ElodieMarch 16, 2018
I don’t do creepy. I watched Paranormal Activity in broad daylight and still got scared, I can’t listen to murder podcasts, and every time I hear a noise in my apartment I swiftly and resolutely come to terms with my mortality while thinking, “Hey, I lived a good lif More  →
The Creepiest Books We All Had to Read for School, Ranked

Julius Caesar As Told in a Series of Texts

By ElodieMarch 15, 2018
Julius Caesar died surrounded by loved ones, which is, I think, how most of us would want to go out. Okay, so circumstances were a little less than ideal because his loved ones were stabbing him, but at least his funeral was really metal. (If my funeral doesn’t involve peo More  →
<i>Julius Caesar</i> As Told in a Series of Texts

6 Popular "Love" Stories That Are Not Actually Love Stories

By ElodieMarch 14, 2018
I enjoy a good love story as much as the next lovelorn loser who has to live vicariously through fiction, but you know what I don’t enjoy? Books that have been WILDLY MISCONSTRUED as love stories but are not actually all that romantic if you think about them for more than More  →
6 Popular "Love" Stories That Are Not Actually Love Stories

Our Fave Classic Lit Characters Get a Modern Makeover

By Lila SelleMarch 14, 2018
This slideshow was originally published in April 2016, but we're putting it up again because...WELL, NEED WE EVEN EXPLAIN?! Look at it. It's a gourddamn masterpiece. ENJOY.—the edsBook nerds, if ever there was a time to rejoice, THIS IS IT, for Lila Selle and Steffi Lynn h More  →
Our Fave Classic Lit Characters Get a Modern Makeover

13 Times J.K. Rowling Schooled Her Twitter Followers on Language, Grammar, & Everything Else

By Taylor NolesMarch 13, 2018
J. K. Rowling created an airtight, deeply imagined, wholly immersive universe for us to inhabit. And she didn't do that by being sloppy with the English language, thank you very MUCH. The author's Twitter feed has been a source of awe for us for years. During that time s More  →
13 Times J.K. Rowling Schooled Her Twitter Followers on Language, Grammar, & Everything Else