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Gifts That Will Help Your Buddy Survive ANY AND ALL Apocalypses

Gifts That Will Help Your Buddy Survive ANY AND ALL Apocalypses

By Abbey ClarkeDecember 11, 2014
There are many ways the world could end. A virus could wipe out half the population, or it could turn them into zombies. A natural disaster could melt all of the polar caps and cover our world with water. Monsters or aliens could attack. Robots could turn against us. Or w More  →

What Does TSwift Want for Her 25th Birthday? Find Out in This Week's Celeb Twitter Slideshow!

By Aislinn ShevlinDecember 11, 2014
We've rounded up this week's greatest celeb tweets—just click through the slideshow to see what hilarious, weird, and awesome stuff the stars have been saying! More  →
What Does TSwift Want for Her 25th Birthday? Find Out in This Week's Celeb Twitter Slideshow!

Your Fav Celebs Teach You About Kissing

By Janet ManleyDecember 11, 2014
OH THAT'S HIM ALRIGHT. Bennie Cumberbobs taking a bombshelly Reese Witherspoon for a quick hedge makeout after removing his Zorro mask (hedge makeouts should be on everyone's bucket list). Why? As a part of a series of nine web-shorts about kissing produced by the New York... More  →
Your Fav Celebs Teach You About Kissing

The Rules of Mistletoe

By ElodieDecember 11, 2014
The rules of mistletoe are finite and unyielding. I mean, for God's sake people—if we don't have officially mandated mistletoe regulations, do we really have anything? Society would collapse. Chaos would reign. People would be making out at Christmas parties willy-nilly. We might as well... More  →
The Rules of Mistletoe

Auntie SparkNotes: My Whole Life Revolves Around Religion, but I Don't Believe

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 10, 2014
Dear Auntie, I'll make this short and sweet. Basically, I was born into a very religious family. Growing up, I went to church twice a week, and attended a small, Christian school, from pre-school through eighth grade. Now I am a sophomore at a Christian university,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Whole Life Revolves Around Religion, but I Don't Believe
Gifts For That Special Someone's Secret Laboratory (aka Cool Nerd Merch)

Gifts For That Special Someone's Secret Laboratory (aka Cool Nerd Merch)

By Abbey ClarkeDecember 10, 2014
GET INTO YOUR MILLENIUM FALCONS and GET YOUR BUTTS INTO HYPERSPEED, the season of gift giving is almost upon us! (Though we are sure gifts are welcome in other seasons as well.)We know that the nerdy runs deep among Sparklers, so we searched the internet high and low for the More  →
The Future is Awfully Interesting: Thinking About Dystopia Stories for the Mindhut Short Fiction Contest

The Future is Awfully Interesting: Thinking About Dystopia Stories for the Mindhut Short Fiction Contest

By Ryan BrittDecember 10, 2014
We’re less than one week away from launching The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest—where you’ll have a chance to submit short-short stories (1000 words max) in the categories of science fiction, fantasy or dystopia. While we’re going to be fairly liberal with how we judge your... More  →

Think You've Had the Real American High School Experience? Get Ranked!

By Nicole DiekerDecember 10, 2014
No one does high school like America does high school, whether you're planning your Wednesday outfit with your besties, listening to the morning announcements or strutting around the ladies' locker room in couture lingerie. Trust us when we tell you that our colorful lockers,... More  →
Think You've Had the Real American High School Experience? Get Ranked!

Here Is That Baby Pygmy Goat You Wanted

By SparkLifeDecember 10, 2014
This video has it all: Yorkshire accents, a baby goat, a timeless bond between man and orphan, and tap-dancing. Come on down to Pot House Hamlet (*real place) and frolick with Benjamin and Tom... Here's that fancy footwork on loop. [via Gothamist]... More  →
Here Is That Baby Pygmy Goat You Wanted