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GET PRE-EXCITED: THE FINAL MOCKINGJAY PART 1 TEASER TRAILER IS HEREEEEE

By Janet ManleySeptember 11, 2014
Like a surprise hovercraft in a woodland setting, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 teaser trailer has sent us diving for cover while clutching our neck sweaters. IT IS MAJESTIC. The teaser gives us a glimpse of the Mockingjay herself, standing in her old... More  →
GET PRE-EXCITED: THE FINAL <I>MOCKINGJAY PART 1</I> TEASER TRAILER IS HEREEEEE

It's the All-Groot Fan Hour

By KathSeptember 10, 2014
We're going to go out on a limb here and say that Groot is the best humanoid perennial since Treebeard—but honestly, Groot's even better. Treebeard is so Third Age, am I right? Whereas Groot knows how to set up a good joke, impress a kid,... More  →
It's the All-Groot Fan Hour

Should Phones Be Banned at Concerts? Arcade Fire Think So

By Ashley Brooke RobertsSeptember 8, 2014
We are not so secretly \o/ BIG FANS \o/ of Arcade Fire. If you haven't heard their music, they spend a lot of time in oversized heads singing about the death of the American city, the way our lives get swallowed up by consumerism, and... More  →
Should Phones Be Banned at Concerts? Arcade Fire Think So

One Panem, One Champion OTP: Shipping Bracket Round 2

By Kathryn_WilliamsSeptember 5, 2014
Sing it with us: You down with OTP? Yeah, you know me! Who's down with OTP? Every last body! These One True Pairings are naughty by nature, old school-style. But which ship is the naughtiest? You decide, Sparklings. Vote in the comments. More  →
One Panem, One Champion OTP: Shipping Bracket Round 2

Our Anne of Green Gables Top Ten

By ziggykelsmanSeptember 4, 2014
Before Rory Gilmore, before Hermione Granger, before Daria Morgendorffer, there existed a brainy young heroine so feisty, so independent, and so daring that she is STILL an inspiration, one hundred years after her creation: Lucy Maud Montgomery's kickass Anne-with-an-‘E’ More  →
Our <i>Anne of Green Gables</i> Top Ten
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We Dreamed A Dream Hollywood Clique

By Abbey ClarkeSeptember 3, 2014
Haven’t you ever dreamt of being friends with your favorite celebs? NEITHER HAVE WE. Now go one step further—what if you and all the coolest celebs were part of the same clique? Who do you think would fit into what role? We’ve put on our thinking caps and come up with More  →

I Watched Divergent on an Airplane with No Sound, This Is What I Saw

By Brandon SpecktorSeptember 2, 2014
This summer, I took a five-hour flight that offered free movies. The headphone jack in my seat was broken, so I watched Divergent from start to finish with no sound. I have not read the series. This is what I saw… [Note: Please refer to a... More  →
I Watched <i>Divergent</i> on an Airplane with No Sound, This Is What I Saw

The One True OTP Bracket

By Kathryn_WilliamsAugust 29, 2014
We at SparkLife understand what it means to ship. We'd even go far as to say that the one TRUE one true pairing is what you will find at the center of the universe (or at least at the center of the universe's coolest surprise ball).These fantasy match-ups are the fruit of More  →
The One True OTP Bracket

The Video Games We Can't Wait to Get Our RSI-Ridden Hands on This Fall

By KathAugust 28, 2014
There's a veritable smorgasbord of new games coming out this fall, and I'm hankering to get these five into my sweater-covered hands. This also means I'm going to have to work on my eating-pumpkin-spiced-goodies-while-button-mashing skills. Who's with me? Dragon Age: Inquisition (November 18) Bioware Xbox 360,... More  →
The Video Games We Can't Wait to Get Our RSI-Ridden Hands on This Fall

WE ARE ALL THE MOCKINGJAY: AMAZING NEW MOVIE POSTERS FLY INTO OUR LAPS

By SparkLifeAugust 28, 2014
Another day, another hacked government website.PEOPLE OF PANEM, WE HAVE BRAND NEW PROPAGANDA FROM DISTRICT 13, JUST IN TIME FOR THE FALL SHOPPING SEASON! Dark turtlenecks are going to be very big, as will be heavy artillery.Above, Boggs, President Coin's veep of sorts, model More  →
WE ARE ALL THE MOCKINGJAY: AMAZING NEW MOVIE POSTERS FLY INTO OUR LAPS