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Earth's Mightiest Pugs!

By Vadim NewquistOctober 11, 2012
Is this a video of pugs dressed as The Avengers? Yes. Yes it is. But it's also so much more. In what many are dubbing the "most amazing gathering of super-pups ever assembled on one youtube screen," Avenger Pugs has hit the internet, and the world... More  →
Earth's Mightiest Pugs!

The Scariest YA Books of All Time

By Lisa BernierOctober 10, 2012
Let's face it: Halloween hasn't been scary for you since, well, ever. Maybe it made your pulse race when you stepped out into the darkness on your very first trick-or-treating outing—but then you realized that your parents were right behind you, and that it was... More  →
The Scariest YA Books of All Time

35 Things You Do For Fun That May Be Illegal Where You Live

By Lauren PassellOctober 10, 2012
We make up a lot of stuff on SparkLife, but NOT THIS! These are real-butt laws. We wanted to find out if we—or you—are accidentally doing anything illegal. Here's what we uncovered: In Oklahoma, it is illegal to have a sleeping donkey in your bathtub after... More  →
35 Things You Do For Fun That May Be Illegal Where You Live

J.K. Rowling is Totally Over Adulthood

By Brandon SpecktorOctober 10, 2012
We're reading The Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling. This is our 9th installment of the book club. Join our discussion in the comments! Harry Potter taught children how to be confident and compassionate through radical, scary life changes. The Casual Vacancy—I am now convinced as... More  →
J.K. Rowling is Totally Over Adulthood

Top 5 Geekiest Web Comic Strips

By Steven RomanoOctober 10, 2012
Forget the Sunday paper! Nowadays the funniest comic strips can only be found on the web. And it should come as no surprise that a majority of them cater to the geeky masses since they’re made by, well, geeks. So check out The MindHut’s picks... More  →
Top 5 Geekiest Web Comic Strips

5 Online Musical Super Geniuses You've Got To Hear!

By Allison EmmOctober 10, 2012
There are endless ways to express your enthusiasm for your favorite show, game, or film. But the fact of the matter is, some people just do it better than others. When you combine raw musical talent, years of practice, and the tedium of video editing,... More  →
5 Online Musical Super Geniuses You've Got To Hear!

Gift Ideas for the Guy Who Has Everything

By Josh SorokachOctober 10, 2012
Recently I attended the wedding of a close friend, and instead of giving the bride and groom a traditional wedding note, I bought them a “Happy Halloween" greeting card. I crossed off the word "Halloween" and wrote “Wedding,” and changed the word "Boo" to “Booyah!... More  →
Gift Ideas for the Guy Who Has Everything

The World's Strangest Letter From a Secret Admirer

By RG DanielsOctober 10, 2012
Dear You— I am not always the best at writing down my feelings, but that is because I don't feel feelings usually, but now, like, I do. Anyway, you are hot. You're not just hot, you're, like, if I was making scrambled eggs, then I fell... More  →
The World's Strangest Letter From a Secret Admirer

Is Candy Corn the Most Evil of All Halloween Candies?

By Jeremy BlachmanOctober 10, 2012
As we inch closer to the end of the month and the drug store sales on Halloween candy begin, it's important to think about what we want to urge people to avoid buying this holiday season. Sure, some suspects are clear More  →
Is Candy Corn the Most Evil of All Halloween Candies?

Get Ready for (and Stick with) NaNoWriMo in 6 Easy Steps!

By Eric GarneauOctober 10, 2012
Guys, NaNoWriMo (or, for the uninitiated: National Novel Writing Month) is coming up verrrry soon. For all you budding writers out there, this is the perfect chance to really put your skills to the test and see if you can create an actual book-length story... More  →
Get Ready for (and Stick with) NaNoWriMo in 6 Easy Steps!