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A Very Potter Musical Live-Blog Post

By Dan_BergsteinJune 16, 2011
It's here! Today's the day! Attention SparkNotes Movie Club members and anyone else with a computer who wants to join in the fun: We will be watching A Very Potter Musical tonight at 8 p.m. (est) and I will be live-blogging the show right... More  →
A Very Potter Musical Live-Blog Post

We May Have a Movie Star in Our Midst

By Chelsea DaggerJune 16, 2011
Guys, don't freak out, but there's a Sparkler among you who is THIS CLOSE to being THIS CLOSE to Liam Hemsworth. Yes, it's true: jesusfreak823 auditioned to be an extra in the Hunger Games movie! (We are desperately trying... More  →
We May Have a Movie Star in Our Midst

A Letter to Dan Bergstein's Grandma: 10 Reasons Why Link is Stronger Than Mario

By ContributorJune 15, 2011
Animated_Apathy takes on the matriarch of the Bergstein clan. We smell trouble.—Sparkitors Dear Dan Bergstein’s grandma, We heard that this topic was a source  of dissension between you and our favorite Bergstein, so we (the Nintendo experts that we are) want to... More  →
A Letter to Dan Bergstein's Grandma: 10 Reasons Why Link is Stronger Than Mario

Why The Tony's Were Ah-mazing

By ContributorJune 14, 2011
fruitninjaa MADE THESE CUPCAKES. With her BARE HANDS. Each one has its own little starched white shirt and tie as a nod to the hit Broadway play "The Book of Mormon." If we were going to fall... More  →
Why The Tony's Were Ah-mazing

7 Reasons Why "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" Is Still An Amazing Show

By ContributorJune 13, 2011
hekore11 hated vampires before hating vampires was cool. That's hardcore.—Sparkitors This show was awesome way before Twilight-mania struck, and it's still awesome even after Stephenie Meyers ruined vampires for everyone. Need more convincing?... More  →
7 Reasons Why "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" Is Still An Amazing Show

15 Questions About the Nintendo WiiU

By Dan_BergsteinJune 9, 2011
This week Nintendo announced the new video game console, the WiiU. We could make jokes about the name, but that’s immature. [giggle] The new machine looks like a Wii matched with an iPad-esque controller. It’s strange. It’s weird. It’s quirky. Here is what... More  →
15 Questions About the Nintendo WiiU

The SparkNotes Movie Club Presents: A Very Potter Musical

By Dan_BergsteinJune 8, 2011
This was bound to happen. Since the early days of the Movie Club, waaaaay back in 2010, many have been screaming for us to cover A Very Potter Musical. Contributor extraordinaire PrestigiousTimeLady is doing a wonderful and hilarious job blogging her... More  →
The SparkNotes Movie Club Presents: A Very Potter Musical

Prepare To Cry Like A Little Girl

By Chelsea DaggerJune 7, 2011
Upon viewing this magnificent video (submitted by rapunzelmarie226), Chelsea Dagger fell to her pasty, knobby knees and wept. Sure, that's what she normally does at 11:23 every day, but today, she was crying not about... More  →
Prepare To Cry Like A Little Girl

Committee of Cool: We Are Hip! We Are With It! We Watch The MTVs!

By Chelsea DaggerJune 6, 2011
Emily: MTV MOVIE AWARDS! Chelsea: I was trying to type a Robert Pattinson joke but it was too hard. Emma: I'm old. Emily: WAS THAT THE JOKE? Emma: I don't know... More  →
Committee of Cool: We Are Hip! We Are With It! We Watch The MTVs!

7 Reasons to See Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

By ContributorJune 3, 2011
minuet_in_g dares to disagree with Dan the Great—but will she sway the Sparkler masses?—Sparkitors I was a little skeptical about seeing the latest film in the Pirates series,... More  →
7 Reasons to See Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides