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How to Live Every Week Like It's Shark Week

By Aislinn ShevlinAugust 1, 2011
There are only two weeks out of the year when I feel totally in my element. One is THIS WEEK, Shark Week, the television equivalent of Hanukkah, if Hanukkah were seven days long and celebrated by shark whisperers. (The other week incidentally, is the one... More  →
How to Live Every Week Like It's Shark Week

The SparkNotes Movie Club Loves Twilight (Sarcasm Hand)

By Dan_BergsteinJuly 28, 2011
After studying the franchise for over two years, and now having witnessed the movie version, I can say with authority: Twilight isn’t good. There was a great show called Dead Like Me that aired a few years ago. Netflix it. You’ll like it. My... More  →
The SparkNotes Movie Club Loves Twilight (Sarcasm Hand)

My 5 Sitcom Soul Mates

By ContributorJuly 28, 2011
alexsarcastic22, we will fight you to the DEATH for Jim Halpert. Just kidding. But seriously.—Sparkitors I like to think of myself as a great connoisseur of sitcoms. I stand firm on the belief that nothing tops a Friday night... More  →
My 5 Sitcom Soul Mates

How to Make a Good Smurfs Movie

By Dan_BergsteinJuly 27, 2011
We haven’t seen the new Smurfs movie yet, but judging by the trailer and the general sense of dread we feel in the pit of our stomach, we hate it and everything about it. We even hate Neil Patrick Harris for being in the movie.... More  →
How to Make a Good Smurfs Movie

Blogging Doctor Who

By ContributorJuly 27, 2011
TheaterAddict, if loving Harry Potter and Star Wars is nerdy, we don't want to be cool. –Sparkitors Sparklers (and Manklers), I have a confession to make: I have never seen a single episode of Doctor Who. Which is weird, especially to me!... More  →
Blogging Doctor Who

5 Reasons Alias is the Best TV Show EVER

By ContributorJuly 22, 2011

GymnasticsIsLife has been watching Alias for years, which means she probably has a ton of sweet ninja spy skills. Jealous?—Sparkitors

Many a rainy day, I find myself sifting through the Entertainment section of SparkLife, looking for an amazing TV show... More  →
5 Reasons Alias is the Best TV Show EVER

The Best Soundtracks

By Dan_BergsteinJuly 21, 2011
Movie soundtracks do more than simply make movie credits bearable. The right song or orchestration can lift your soul and make you cheer even if the movie you’re watching is silly. Take away the music from your favorite film and you’re left with a strange,... More  →
The Best Soundtracks

Blaine Anderson: Good or Evil?

By ContributorJuly 21, 2011
Weighing in on the dichotomy that is Blaine Warbler, Starkidette leaves us wondering—is he Glee’s ultimate antagonist, or the best part about Tuesday? After I read the Sparklife post on why Glee sucks, it got me thinking. Yeah, a lot of the points made... More  →
Blaine Anderson: Good or Evil?

TV Shows for Literary Characters

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJuly 21, 2011
Your favorite book is over, and you're staring at the TV screen wishing and hoping that somehow, someway, your favorite character will come to life before your eyes. Amazing literary characters just deserve their own spot on primetime, right? These are the shows that should... More  →
TV Shows for Literary Characters

My Deathly Hallows Experience (and My Costume!)

By ContributorJuly 19, 2011
Did you hear about that movie that came out a couple days ago? I think it was like the 8th or 9th of the Harry Potter series. They're pretty decent. Here's an hour-by-hour account of my HP7 experience. 5:00 p.m. Get off work. Break a couple speed... More  →
My Deathly Hallows Experience (and My Costume!)