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We Tried Playing an Electric Kazoo and It May Have Changed Our Lives

By Josh PeriloMay 19, 2016
We anticipate a surge of high school students across the country petitioning their local high schools to let them play electric kazoo in marching band once they see this video. Josh and Reid not only play the electric kazoo, they take you on an electric... More  →
We Tried Playing an Electric Kazoo and It May Have Changed Our Lives

Auntie SparkNotes: My Mom Made Me Move Out Because I'm Gay

By kat_rosenfieldMay 18, 2016
Auntie SparkNotes, I'm 23 years old and have been seeing another woman for over a year now. I'm really happy and finally feel like I'm in a healthy relationship. There's just one person I wish was okay with that: my mom. For background, I've only ever... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Mom Made Me Move Out Because I'm Gay

15 Lies They Tell You at Graduation

By Emma W.May 18, 2016
I have to confess: I love graduation speeches. They are corny—yes—but I love their optimism, their buoyancy, their excitement, their belief. Graduation speeches are like TED talks without any of the substance, just the essence of inspiration and enthusiasm. But, unlike TED talks, graduation speeches are... More  →
15 Lies They Tell You at Graduation

Which Weasley Is the Best?

By Maddy Aaron and Kelsey MurphyMay 18, 2016
Yes, we know that it's like picking your favorite sibling... actually, it may be even harder than that! There are so many amazing members of this incredible family to choose from. But, somehow, Maddy and Kelsey find a way to argue the merits of one... More  →
Which Weasley Is the Best?

The Dramatic Art of Being a Terrible Girlfriend

By Ashley Brooke RobertsMay 18, 2016
I was a bad high school girlfriend. I strung him along. I lied. I cheated. Why? I was in love with someone else, or at least I thought I was. But more importantly, I thrived on the drama my unrequited love drummed up. It made... More  →
The Dramatic Art of Being a Terrible Girlfriend

What Even Is This Genius New Podcast???

By Janet ManleyMay 17, 2016
If you are a) a fan of curious podcasts like Welcome to Night Vale or The Message, b) sympathetic to talking drum machines, or c) can't stop buying ukuleles, you \need/ to check out Songonauts, the funny, catchy podcast from Jonathan Mann and Jonathan Mitchell (a... More  →
What Even Is This Genius New Podcast???

Auntie SparkNotes Live: Did My Dating Window Close With My BFF?

By kat_rosenfieldMay 17, 2016
"Missed connections" isn't just the creepiest section of Craigslist (which is saying something), it's also a real thing that happens all the time. You have a crush, but they aren't crushing back. What happens, though, when a closed window reopens? Is it too late to... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes Live: Did My Dating Window Close With My BFF?

Real Talk: Someone Spread Rumors About My Sex Life

By kat_rosenfieldMay 17, 2016
I was standing in line for chicken nuggets when I got the news: I was pregnant. Contrary to the way these things usually work, I was the last one to know. The rumor had been spreading for at least two weeks before I finally found out about... More  →
Real Talk: Someone Spread Rumors About My Sex Life

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Find Some Balance?

By kat_rosenfieldMay 16, 2016
Dear Auntie, I use to be obese, and this academic year has been the first one where I am now on the path to being healthy. My grades from first marking period were poor in major part due to the depression and self-confidence I lacked due... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Find Some Balance?

Would You Be Better Off With a Cat Boyfriend?

By Cuddles and RageMay 16, 2016
As °.☆*amazing☆彡 as dating through high school and college is, it's likely you will spend more time in a secure relationship with your cat than with an eligible human. No judgement, either. A relationship where you can sit comfortably in silence, where you can get you More  →
Would You Be Better Off With a Cat Boyfriend?