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Are You Gifted AND/OR Talented?

Are You Gifted AND/OR Talented?

By Nicole DiekerJanuary 16, 2015
We know that there are a lot of you SMARTIES CANDIES out there. If your first thought upon reading the word "smarties" was British or American? then you might be exactly the person we're talking about. (Also, British. Chocolate trumps chalk any day.) But are you... More  →

The Ultimate Roommate Questionnaire

By Ashley Brooke RobertsJanuary 16, 2015
So, last semester's roommate assignment didn't work out so well, and you're conducting interviews for a suitable replacement. The old vetting method is obviously flawed ("you like Panda Cam, I like Panda Cam, we'll be bosom friends!"), so we've drummed up a questionnaire that gets... More  →
The Ultimate Roommate Questionnaire

Auntie SparkNotes: Update! My Friend Came Out, And I Believe Her, But She's Still Driving Me Crazy

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 15, 2015
We've got a treat today, Sparklers! A followup from the letter-writer whose pushy, obnoxious friend came out as trans, in which the drama continues. If you missed Part 1, click here. Hi Auntie! Thanks so much for replying to my last letter. I really appreciated... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Update! My Friend Came Out, And I Believe Her, But She's Still Driving Me Crazy

DROP EVERYTHING: JLaw Interviewed Eddie Redmayne & We've Got All the Best Parts!

By Chrissie GruebelJanuary 15, 2015
BREAKING NEWS: Apparently, Jlaw isn't just an unparalleled champ at answering questions, she is also REALLY GOOD AT ASKING THEM. The subject of our Polyjuice potion dreams recently sat down with Golden Globe winner Eddie “Lord of... More  →
DROP EVERYTHING: JLaw Interviewed Eddie Redmayne & We've Got All the Best Parts!

Chris Hemsworth Falls Victim to One of the Classic Blunders: Never Get Involved in a Water War on Jimmy Fallon's Show

By Nicole DiekerJanuary 15, 2015
Most of us are familiar with that scene in The Princess Bride where the beautiful and dashing Westley sits across from the scheming Vizzini and engages in a battle of wits. (In fact, a lot of us could probably quote the entire thing from memory. "NMore  →
Chris Hemsworth Falls Victim to One of the Classic Blunders: Never Get Involved in a Water War on Jimmy Fallon's Show

The Biggest Cliches About Private School

By Anthony DeVitoJanuary 15, 2015
Ask yourself “Do I own a velvet sport coat, but I’m not a magician?” If you answered "yes," you’re probably enrolled in a private school, according to popular folklore. Here are the other top cliches about attending a private school... You can distinguish between forty different types... More  →
The Biggest Cliches About Private School

Auntie SparkNotes: Is It Okay to Share Pics With My Online Friend?

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 14, 2015
Hey Auntie, So basically, I met this guy on Reddit, and we got a-chatting. We're around the same age (he's 17, I'm 16), and we have very similar interests. We soon were messaging pretty much all day, and naturally, after just a couple of days in,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Is It Okay to Share Pics With My Online Friend?

Finally, Trans People Get Some Love! (And Golden Globes and Sweet, Sweet Awareness)

By H. Alan ScottJanuary 14, 2015
The daughter sits on the bed next to her father. She asks, “Are you saying you’re gonna start dressing up like a lady all the time?” Her father replies, “No, my whole life I’ve been dressing up... like a man. This is me.” Those are lines... More  →
Finally, Trans People Get Some Love! (And Golden Globes and Sweet, Sweet Awareness)

Go BEHIND THE SCENES at the 2015 Golden Globes with Instagrams from Your Fave Celebs!

By Chelsea DaggerJanuary 14, 2015
Because we knew you buttskis would want to see all the epic pix of celebs glamming up, gettin' down, and winning BIG at the 2015 Golden Globes, we bravely headed to Instagram to stalk your favorite stars. Now, we know what you're thinking: DOES OUR SELFLESSNESS KNOW NO BOUND More  →
Go BEHIND THE SCENES at the 2015 Golden Globes with Instagrams from Your Fave Celebs!