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The Secret Struggles of Leprechauns

By andrew joanisMarch 17, 2015
You might think leprechauns have it easy—they spend their lives squirreling away their riches (HELLO, COLLEGE FUND) and don't have to worry about what to wear every day—but in fact they are residents of Struggle City, just like the rest of us. This St. Paddy's day, as More  →
The Secret Struggles of Leprechauns

Cast Your Vote in ROUND 3 of the Pets of Instagram Bracket: Stand Up for Adorableness

By Kathryn_WilliamsMarch 17, 2015
CAUTION: The four adorable creatures in the Final Four of the Pets of Instagram Bracket are so cute, they may trigger cute aggression in some Sparklers. You have been warned. Please make sure all family pets are in a safe place before viewing. Also, please make sure to vote More  →
Cast Your Vote in ROUND 3 of the Pets of Instagram Bracket: Stand Up for Adorableness

Auntie SparkNotes: I Don't Have Chemistry With My Crush Like I Did With My Jerk Ex-Boyfriend

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 16, 2015
Dearest lovely Auntie, I have a man problem. I know, I am so unique in that facet of my life. Anywho, I like this guy named "Adam." Adam is very different from other guys I have liked in the past, both appearance-wise and personality-wise. You see,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Don't Have Chemistry With My Crush Like I Did With My Jerk Ex-Boyfriend

Can't Stand Hearing Noisy Eaters? You Might Be Divergent

By Nicole DiekerMarch 16, 2015
Who else likes to wear headphones while they get work done? Don't all shout out at once; we won't be able to hear you since WE ALL HAVE HEADPHONES ON. In fact, there's a small possibility that "wearing headphones" might be an indication of your More  →
Can't Stand Hearing Noisy Eaters? You Might Be Divergent

16 Brilliant Reasons to Be Happy (AKA the Only Slideshow You Will Ever Need)

By reidfaylorMarch 16, 2015
BUTTS, we are about to Expecto Patronum the shizz outta this Dementor of a Monday, using naught but our paltry knowledge of spells and a slideshow inspired by YOU. Last week, we asked you to tell us what made you happy, and your responses were a proverbial avalanche of rainb More  →
16 Brilliant Reasons to Be Happy (AKA the Only Slideshow You Will Ever Need)
SXSW: Makers Get Hacking at SXCreate

SXSW: Makers Get Hacking at SXCreate

By Josh PeriloMarch 16, 2015
If you're the type of person that loves to take something apart JUST to figure out how it works, then SXCreate is the perfect SXSW event for you. It runs during the first weekend and showcases some of the coolest up and coming inventors and... More  →
SXSW: What Advice Would You Give Younger YOU?

SXSW: What Advice Would You Give Younger YOU?

By Josh PeriloMarch 16, 2015
We're spending all week at SXSW and meeting some AMAZING people here! We've asked some of our favorite new friends what they'd say to themselves if they could go back in time and give the younger versions of themselves some advice. We have to say,... More  →

How to Use Pi to Celebrate March 14 in the Nerdiest Way Possible

By Jason SaenzMarch 14, 2015
Every year on March 14, mathematicians, scholars and number junkies gather to celebrate the illuminati of numbers: pi. Did the ancient Egyptians use pi to build the pyramids? Does pi hold the secret to time travel? Is pi responsible for Kim Kardasian's blonde makeover? Let's... More  →
How to Use Pi to Celebrate March 14 in the Nerdiest Way Possible

Auntie SparkNotes: Am I Missing Out By Not Making Friends at College?

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 13, 2015
Hi Auntie! I have a problem, one that dates back to as long as I can remember, and it’s that I can’t ever seem to keep friends. In middle school I’d literally start every school year as the new kid  looking to make friends because my... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Am I Missing Out By Not Making Friends at College?