Q: Do you teach special Halloween lessons?
Halloween lessons can be really fun in the classroom! Telling scary stories, giving out candy, or having a costume party are great ways to teach and have a little fun at the same time. Here are some exercises... More →
Note: I would like to point out that all the Sploggers were encouraged to do one of these, but evidently I am the only one. I'll show them who's creepy! I will follow them all to their cars tonight.
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For the uninitiated, a coffee shop can be a daunting place. In the days before our full-blown caffeine addiction, we ourselves used to cower in the dark doorway of our local coffee shop, peering into the windows and trying to decipher the strange... More →
Nicole_Lyn has just ruined popcorn for us.WHY NICOLE, WHY?—Sparkitors
Everybody loves October. It has Halloween, and Halloween kicks off the cluster of awesome, corporately promoted end-of-the-year holidays that we all know and... More →
What better way to kick off Creeper Week than with this awesome pic from 'olwhatshername? She writes:
I made this little pumpkin picture to wish my fellow Sparklers a happy Halloween, and NO IT IS NOT SNOWING. (Those are supposed to be... More →
Last week, I gave you the best gift you've ever received: a guided tour of my love life, which, much like Mordor, is a barren wasteland riddled with fire, ash, and tiny, shoeless men. (Only one sentence in and already an LOTR reference!... More →
Life’s full of tough choices, especially when you're a college student. Every new semester, I encounter the dilemma of choosing which classes to take. Every afternoon at lunch, I face the issue of where to sit in the dining hall. Every evening, I enter my... More →
I need some help, and it's not a happy topic. In middle school, there was this boy, who I'll call Mark. Mark was awkward and goofy, and nobody really liked him. Looking back, he was probably gay, but I can't be sure. Everyone was... More →
Debbirarefuses to stand idly by while other people MACK in public.—Sparkitors
Everyone’s seen it, and everyone hates it: the couple eating each other’s faces off RIGHT in front of your locker, or, even worse, two inches away from you while you’re trying... More →
I’m coming off a really bad haircut, guys. You know, the kind where the hairstylist decides to go the “please chop off twelve inches and make me look androgynous” route? The kind where you can only stare gloomily into the mirror and contemplate universal suffering?... More →