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The Stars of <i>Harry Potter</i>: Where Are They Now?

The Stars of Harry Potter: Where Are They Now?

By Andrew TavinJune 17, 2014
It's been a few years since the last Harry Potter movie, and it'll probably be a few years until they make a new one about Harry's adventures as an auror (you can't tell us it won't happen even though we just made it up!). What exactly have all the actors been getting up t More  →

Quiz: Who Is Your TV Dad?

By ziggykelsmanJune 12, 2014
Father’s Day is coming up THIS WEEKEND and we’ve all wondered what it would be like to jump into one of our favorite TV families for a day or two. Although really thinking about having one of these tv padres as your old man might... More  →
Quiz: Who Is Your TV Dad?
Everything You Need to Know About Your Newest Feels-Crusher Ansel Elgort

Everything You Need to Know About Your Newest Feels-Crusher Ansel Elgort

By Christin GestJune 12, 2014
*sigh* So you've seen The Fault In Our Stars at least five times already and in-between blubbering in the movie theatre and wishing that one day you, too, will find your own Augustus Waters, you just can't stop thinking about Ansel Elgort. How is it possible for... More  →

Find Out How Harry Potter Spells Got Their Names!

By Andrew TavinJune 10, 2014
Are you ready for the most magical etymology lesson of your life? What's etymology you ask (or maybe you didn't, it's tough to hear you through the computer)? It's the study of the origin of words! And today we're going to find out where different... More  →
Find Out How <i>Harry Potter</i> Spells Got Their Names!

Ermigah You Guys, People Are TALKING About You! Yes, You, "Book Girls"

By Janet ManleyJune 9, 2014
Morning, Sparklers and Manklers! Today in newspapers, the Growns are super surprised at how well The Fault in Our Stars did opening weekend (it beat out that Tom Cruise thing with the giant Lego guns!), and have YOU to thank—YOU being what they have dubbed... More  →
Ermigah You Guys, People Are TALKING About You! Yes, You,

Have You Got Tony Awards Fever? Here Are 10 Reasons to Love the Trailer For Annie

By Bailey_SwilleyJune 9, 2014
If you have jazz hands fever after watching the Tony Awards last night, we have good news: The sun’ll come out on Christmas Day 2014, thanks to Jay-Z remake of Annie starring Quvenzhane Wallis! Here’s the sweet and funky trailer. Our musical-loving hearts are on fire! Check off all... More  →
Have You Got Tony Awards Fever? Here Are 10 Reasons to Love the Trailer For <i>Annie</i>
The Fault in Our Eyeballs: SparkLife Attends <i>The Night Before Our Stars</i> Screening

The Fault in Our Eyeballs: SparkLife Attends The Night Before Our Stars Screening

By Janet ManleyJune 6, 2014
Last night, in 650 theaters across the country, Temple Hill Entertainment chopped enough onions to make five thousand lasagnas. There were piercing screams when John Green popped up on screen at the beginning to tell everyone to participate in #askTFIOS after the movie, and the... More  →

Field of Dreams Is Basically Magic Realism + Baseball

By Tom LisiJune 6, 2014
If you build it, your dad will start paying attention to you again. So goeth the core mantra in American classic Field of Dreams, which came out 25 years ago this summer and is based on a novel by W.P. Kinsella. We know. Baseball, exploring father-son... More  →
<i>Field of Dreams</i> Is Basically Magic Realism + Baseball

10 Reasons the TFIOS Movie Won't Let You Down

By Lauren PassellJune 5, 2014
I was one of the lucky people who got to see a preview of The Fault In Our Stars—who wants to touch me?! Seriously, you guys. I wish you had been there. It would have been much more fun. The guy sitting next to me was... More  →
10 Reasons the <i>TFIOS</i> Movie Won't Let You Down

This Man Does a Tour of UK Accents, and I'm In Love With All of Them!

By Janet ManleyJune 4, 2014
If you have ever crushed on a Doctor, you will know the undeniable power of a pommie/Scottish/British/UK accent. Maybe you've fallen hard for an Estuary English accent (Tenth Doctor, David Tennant), or a Manchester/North accent (Ninth Doctor, Christopher Eccleston), or maybe you're more of a... More  →
This Man Does a Tour of UK Accents, and I'm In Love With All of Them!