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QUIZ: What Annoying Question Is Your Family Going to Ask You on Thanksgiving?

By ElodieNovember 17, 2017
The holidays are upon us, which means it's time once again to stuff our faces with carbs while sidestepping questions like "So why don't you have a boyfriend yet?" and "So what are you going to do with your life?" If your grandma's going to fling this sort of... More  →
QUIZ: What Annoying Question Is Your Family Going to Ask You on Thanksgiving?

QUIZ: Is This a Romeo and Juliet Quote or a One Direction Lyric?

By ElodieNovember 15, 2017
You probably think this quiz is going to be easy. After all, One Direction lyrics are catchy, chart-topping pop anthems, whereas Romeo and Juliet is a four-hundred-year-old tragedy written in unrhymed iambic pentameter with a few Petrarchan sonnets thrown in just to spice things up.... More  →
QUIZ: Is This a <em>Romeo and Juliet</em> Quote or a One Direction Lyric?

QUIZ: Is This a Harry Potter Character or an 18th-Century Writer?

By ElodieNovember 13, 2017
Can you tell your Jane Austens and your William Wordsworths from your Stan Shunpikes and your Colin Creeveys? ... More  →
QUIZ: Is This a Harry Potter Character or an 18th-Century Writer?

QUIZ: Are You Getting Too Old for This?

By ElodieNovember 9, 2017
There’s nothing quite like the terrifying realization that you are GETTING OLDER. Quick, delay the oncoming existential ennui by taking this fun online quiz! ... More  →
QUIZ: Are You Getting Too Old for This?

QUIZ: How Dateable Would You Be in the 17th Century?

By ElodieNovember 6, 2017
I'm still looking for a century in which I would be considered dateable, and I'm delighted to say I think I may have found my era. In the 17th century, people were all about frizzy ringlets, center parts, and trying not to die in the Thirty... More  →
QUIZ: How Dateable Would You Be in the 17th Century?

QUIZ: Is This a Bastille Lyric or a Quote from 1984?

By ElodieNovember 3, 2017
Pretty much every Bastille song is an upbeat indie pop anthem about two lovers lying in bed together so they can briefly forget that the world will end in fire. Since that’s more or less the plot to 1984, let’s see if you can tell... More  →
QUIZ: Is This a Bastille Lyric or a Quote from 1984?

QUIZ: How Stressed Are You?

By Jon_SkindzierNovember 1, 2017
Everyone responds to stress differently. For example, if you just shouted "I'M NOT STRESSED AT ALL I'M COMPLETELY FINE," even though that was just the title of the post and not a personal question, then you are probably pretty stressed. If you are too busy... More  →
QUIZ: How Stressed Are You?

QUIZ: How Would You Die in a Horror Novel?

By ElodieOctober 31, 2017
So you’re in a horror novel, which means you’re probably going to die. (This goes double if you’re a female love interest in an Edgar Allan Poe story.) But how? Only this quiz will tell. ... More  →
QUIZ: How Would You Die in a Horror Novel?

QUIZ: Would You Survive a Scary Movie?

By ElodieOctober 30, 2017
If you have ever had occasion to say “I’ll be right back,” then the answer is probably no. But hey, I don’t know you. Just because I’d be dead or caught in a bear trap within the first thirty minutes of the movie doesn’t mean... More  →
QUIZ: Would You Survive a Scary Movie?

The Hamlet Test

By ElodieOctober 27, 2017
Maybe you’ve read the SparkNote. Better yet, maybe you’ve read our recaps. Or maybe you’ve never read either of them but you feel like you’ve got a pretty good handle on this whole Hamlet thing, and you’ve got a few minutes... More  →
The Hamlet Test