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The Latest Worst Thing: Malaysian Flight MH17 Is Shot Down Over Ukraine

By H. Alan ScottJuly 18, 2014
Yesterday, a Malaysia Airlines 747 was shot down over the Russian-rebel controlled eastern region of Ukraine. Who shot down this plane? Why would they shoot down a passenger jet? Would the U.S. retaliate if it turns out Russia is behind it? So many questions,... More  →
The Latest Worst Thing: Malaysian Flight MH17 Is Shot Down Over Ukraine

It's the Friday Awards!

By Emily BrownJuly 18, 2014

Good afternoon, Sparklers! Evidently last week’s challenge was harder than usual, for we have but a mere THREE winners on which we may bestow a colorful congratul

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It's the Friday Awards!

UNITE THE SPARKLERVERSE BY GOING TO THE FROZEN SINGALONG AT ALL THE BARNES & NOBLES STORES ON AUGUST 1!

By SparkLifeJuly 18, 2014
Since the dawn of Sparktime, you, the Sparkler and Manklers of these united internets, have clamored for a moment to come together and fire your confetti cannons IRL. THAT TIME IS UPON US. Across the nation on Friday, August 1, Barnes & Noble stores will be celebrating... More  →
UNITE THE SPARKLERVERSE BY GOING TO THE <i>FROZEN</i> SINGALONG AT ALL THE BARNES & NOBLES STORES ON AUGUST 1!

Emmy Noms, Plus Selena Gomez Slams a Heckler (and It's Amazing)

By Aislinn ShevlinJuly 18, 2014
We’ve gathered our favorite celebrity tweets from the past week for your Sparkly pleasure! More  →
Emmy Noms, Plus Selena Gomez Slams a Heckler (and It's Amazing)

How to Handle Watching a Love Scene WITH YOUR PARENTS

By Jason SaenzJuly 18, 2014
You decide to have a chill Saturday night in with your parents (OKAY, SO THERE WERE NO DATES AND NO PARTY INVITES), when all of a sudden the movie you're watching cuts to a full-on freak-nasty pictogram. I thought this was a baseball movie! Cries you,... More  →
How to Handle Watching a Love Scene WITH YOUR PARENTS

Your Weekly Dose of Newz With H. Alan!

By H. Alan ScottJuly 17, 2014
Welcome back to Da Newz with H. Alan! Today, we discuss the Israel-Palestine conflict, U.S. sanctions on Russia, California's ruling on the death penalty, and immigration over the U.S./Mexico border. Plus, a how-to on cooling down in heat waves, H. Alan-style. Feast your brains: For further... More  →
Your Weekly Dose of Newz With H. Alan!

WATCH: This Woman Is a Record-Breaking Ninja Warrior!

By Bailey_SwilleyJuly 17, 2014
NINJAS: You now have more motivation to hit the gym, besides looking good in your high-waisted two-piece this summer. You need to get training now if you want to CONQUER MT. MIDORIYAMA! (YouTube/UClipz) Kacy Catanzaro became the first woman to attempt and... More  →
WATCH: This Woman Is a Record-Breaking Ninja Warrior!

Cute Dudes & Their Dogs: The Slideshow OF YOUR DREAMS

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 17, 2014
SPARKDARLINGS, thet time has come to cast aside your tired Peeta/Gale/Mr. Darcy/Finnick Odair/Benedict Cumberbatch daydreams and embrace a new batch of gentlemen! They're gorgeous, they're geeky, and best of all, they've got puppies. DROOL BUCKETS AT THE READY, BUTTSKIS! More  →
Cute Dudes & Their Dogs: The Slideshow OF YOUR DREAMS

What to Say After You Meet Someone Based on Their Name

By Andrew TavinJuly 17, 2014
Whenever someone new tells you their name, the human response is to: 1. Say something cringe-worthy ("Hi Anna, nice to meet you. mind if I call you banana? THIS IS GOING TO BE A BEAUTIFUL FRIENDSHIP, BANANA"), and then 2. Instantly forget their name. This is a universal... More  →
What to Say After You Meet Someone Based on Their Name