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Spray Tans, Tuxes, and Finding THE DRESS: Brett Blogs Prom!

By SparkLifeApril 7, 2014
Read Brett's first prom post right here! Hello hello hello, it’s Brett again! In the past two weeks, I have gotten quite a lot of prommy things accomplished. First up, and most importantly, I've finally bought the main attraction of the night: the dress! (Just kidding,... More  →
Spray Tans, Tuxes, and Finding THE DRESS: Brett Blogs Prom!

Celebrity College Classes We Wish Existed

By Andrew TavinApril 7, 2014
So if you've been checking the news, you probably heard about the big story. No, not anything with Russia. This story about how there's now a class at Rutgers called "Politicizing Beyonce," which explores American politics through the music of Beyonce. Now no... More  →
Celebrity College Classes We Wish Existed

Open Letter: To My Sister

By ResidentialBookSellerApril 7, 2014

I was the shadows, the one no one saw as they were draw to you like moths to the flame. You, who turned into oxygen for people, something they couldn't live without, while I faded from their minds as if I never existed.

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Cuba Gets UnFollowed by the U.S. Government

By H. Alan ScottApril 7, 2014

Last week, it was discovered that the United States had funded the creation and implementation of a Twitter-like social network in Cuba called ZunZuneo (the sound a hummingbird makes). Since when did the U.S. get into the business of creating social media

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Cuba Gets UnFollowed by the U.S. Government

My Maiden

By TetrisAbyssApril 7, 2014
I love that I’ve found you Like the treasure you are I crossed the ocean blue I searched near and far   Your voice called upon me It floated through the air Oh I couldn’t believe what I see Was a maiden, young and fair   Your voice left me speechless Your face made my knees... More  →

20 Reasons We Should Cancel Mondays and Start the Week on Tuesday

By Monique MadridApril 7, 2014
Everyone hates Mondays. That's a given—your eyes won't open, your muscles are tired from too much tire-swing action (do we all still do this?), and so much lemonade has been ingested that you must rest. Here at SparkLife, we've found the top 20 official reasons... More  →
20 Reasons We Should Cancel Mondays and Start the Week on Tuesday

The Top 21 Teen Anthems of All Time

By Kathryn_WilliamsApril 4, 2014
No one makes a better anthem than a music group defending the sovereignty (or whatever) of teenagedom. From the '60s (as far back as YouTube will mostly allow us to go) to today, we've scoured the internets for the Greatest Teen Anthems of All Time—a mighty paean to anti-a More  →
The Top 21 Teen Anthems of All Time

The Geometry Monster

By AnastasiaEverlostApril 4, 2014
On one fateful night on the OT my friend December was having some problems with her geometry homework. Wic, being the evil scientist she is, created the Geometry Monster. The Geometry Monster takes homework and makes it much longer and more difficult to concentrate on. After... More  →