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Our Fave Celebs Share Their Worst On-Screen Kissing Experiences (& Teach Us What NOT to Do)

By ElodieOctober 31, 2014
Kissing has the potential to be sloppy, haphazard, and generally unpleasant… even if you’re beautiful and super famous. It’s kind of a relief that the kissing gods don't discriminate. We’re all going to swap spit with someone who’s been scarfing down garlic and... More  →
Our Fave Celebs Share Their Worst On-Screen Kissing Experiences (& Teach Us What NOT to Do)

Chasing Dave: A Halloween Special

By AddisonOctober 31, 2014
If you're new to Chasing Dave, here's the B-line: This is a tale of how I went from being single and NBK to being double and slightly less NBK. This date was a huge mistake—a complete lack of common sense and a gigantic bite of jackassery, is... More  →
Chasing Dave: A Halloween Special

The Sparkitors Review the World's Grossest Candy: HALLOWEEN EDITION

By Josh PeriloOctober 30, 2014
It's been a while, folks, but the multitude of special "seasonal" confections offered during the autumn/Halloween season begged for our scrutinous attention. (Scrutinous? Sure.) So, we're back! We tasted, we dry heaved, and we have the verdict of this very special Sparkitors More  →
The Sparkitors Review the World's Grossest Candy: HALLOWEEN EDITION

Auntie SparkNotes: Why Do I Keep Winding Up With Emotional Leeches for Friends?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 30, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, So my problem concerns a certain type of friend I keep having. The first time it happened, the friendship ended fairly naturally, but then it happened again, and again, and now I'm wondering if it's something to do with me. The type... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Why Do I Keep Winding Up With Emotional Leeches for Friends?

BenYÓNCE Cumberbatch, a Bulletproof Puppy, & the Adorbs Boston Bruins: The Best of the Interwebs This Week!

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 30, 2014
THE INTERNET GODS HAVE BEEN KIND TO US THIS WEEK, BUTTSKIS. Over the last few days, they've bestowed upon our noble, inordinately sweaty brows not one, not two, but THREE magnificent gifts. IT HAS BEEN A VERITABLE GIFT BONANZA. Check them all out below,... More  →
BenYÓNCE Cumberbatch, a Bulletproof Puppy, & the Adorbs Boston Bruins: The Best of the Interwebs This Week!
ONE. LAST. CHANCE!!! ATTENTION FRED WEASLEYS! We Want Sparkler Writing That Will Laugh Us to Death

ONE. LAST. CHANCE!!! ATTENTION FRED WEASLEYS! We Want Sparkler Writing That Will Laugh Us to Death

By SparkLifeOctober 30, 2014
HELLOOOOO GENIUSES! We are extending the deadline to MONDAY!!!! We have already had some HILARIBALLS entries and look forward to more!!! *** GATHER ALL YE ROUND FOR AN EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT! CEASE TILLING THE FIELDS. BE NO LONGER RUNNING THE MAZE. ARREST YOUR BASKETRY AND PUT DOWN... More  →

The Dos and Don'ts Of Writing Your College Application Essay

By Audrey MurrayOctober 30, 2014
If you’re like most people, sitting down to write your college essay is a great way to get some serious flossing done. Or organize your dirty laundry into "semi-fresh-smelling" and "WHAT IS EVEN ON THESE PANTS?!" piles. Or do one of any other thousand things... More  →
The Dos and Don'ts Of Writing Your College Application Essay
Temporary Tattoos We Want for a Day

Temporary Tattoos We Want for a Day

By Erik BergstromOctober 30, 2014
Tattoos can seem like a really good idea in the moment, until you wake up the next day and find a giant "THIS BUTT IS A DECOY!" tag on your bum. Luckily, temporary tattoos let you try on a permanent look for just a day. Here are some temp tats we'd like to see... More  →

Died of Embarrassment? You May Return as an Awkward Ghost!

By Jason SaenzOctober 30, 2014
Have you ever been so embarrassed you wished you could just die already? The amount of awkwardness present at the moment of your social death in fact determines how you return in the afterlife. Look at this list of social specters and hope you don't turn... More  →
Died of Embarrassment? You May Return as an Awkward Ghost!

We Rank the Ghosts of Harry Potter from Least Spooky to SPOOKIEST

By ElodieOctober 30, 2014
Hogwarts is not your typical school. We get that. It's got a three-headed dog, a talking hat, and a forest full of monsters just begging for their own wacky sitcom. But what really takes the cake is that there are ghosts (also known as FORMER PEOPLE) strolling... More  →
We Rank the Ghosts of <em>Harry Potter</em> from Least Spooky to SPOOKIEST