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Auntie SparkNotes: My Sister Is Totally Freaking Me Out

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 24, 2014
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I have a problem that I'm hoping you can help me with. I have an older sister who has changed a lot over the past five years. She's about to graduate college, and I'm just starting college. We used to be very close... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Sister Is Totally Freaking Me Out

A Pitch Perfect Pillow Fight + Who's Up for VMAs?

By Aislinn ShevlinJuly 24, 2014
Check in with SparkLife’s favorite celebs in this week’s twitter slideshow! More  →
A Pitch Perfect Pillow Fight + Who's Up for VMAs?

Josh's Comic Con Adventure

By Josh PeriloJuly 24, 2014
It's a crazy con floor out there, folks. And the only way to find your way around is with a weathered and trusty geek Sherpa by your side, guiding you through the main roads and alleyways of this nerd mecca. Unfortunately, all we have is... More  →
Josh's Comic Con Adventure

Quiz: Are You an Old Person in a Young Person's Body?

By Chrissie GruebelJuly 24, 2014
Remember that Indonesian baby who got really popular on the Internet because he smoked? Clearly not a baby—actually 56 years old. Or Lana Del Rey, who has a three-year-old little girl stuck inside her vocal chords? As it says on the bumper sticker stuck to... More  →
Quiz: Are You an Old Person in a Young Person's Body?

Writer Wars Winner: "You and Your Job" by SilverLiningOfACloud!

By reidfaylorJuly 24, 2014
In this week's Writer Wars winner, things get ... personal. SilverLiningOfACloud did a little internet sleuthing to deliver this story about Reid Faylor—er, me. Eerily enough, the details are pretty dead on—I have a cat named Mr. President whose litter I dread cleaning, More  →
Writer Wars Winner:

Stealth Cosplay: Summer Ladies' Gaming Edition

By KathJuly 24, 2014
Not all of us are lucky enough to visit San Diego Comic Con, that seething mecca of nerd-dom (Sparkitor Josh is ON HIS WAY RIGHT NOW!). But in the meantime, we have the power to secretly, subtly cosplay as our gaming favorites all year long. That power: fashion. You can use More  →
Stealth Cosplay: Summer Ladies' Gaming Edition

Commonwealth Games > Olympic Games Because Scottie Dogs!

By Janet ManleyJuly 24, 2014
America may have won its freedom from the British Crown in 1783, but in casting off the chains of unfair tariffs and gaining legislative autonomy, it gave up the opportunity to partake in the chummy, monarchic spectacle that is the Commonwealth Games... More  →
Commonwealth Games > Olympic Games Because Scottie Dogs!
Get Pop Culture Exclusive Funko Pops at Barnes & Noble

Get Pop Culture Exclusive Funko Pops at Barnes & Noble

By Josh PeriloJuly 24, 2014
You could all sit at home and be a total sad-o, wishing you could be in some over-crowded convention hall shelling out mucho-bucks for super limited edition AWESOME TOWN collectibles. OR, you could get your keister over to Barnes & Noble TODAY, where Funko is releasing a who More  →

If You Meet Any of These Hunks, This Is What to Say IRL

By Christin GestJuly 24, 2014
By some cosmic force, you've just stumbled headfirst into one of the following heart-throbs. What do you do? First, you thank the cosmos for aligning your stars and your orthodontist for aligning your teeth. Second, you thank Tumblr for preparing you for the biggest moment of... More  →
If You Meet Any of These Hunks, This Is What to Say IRL

The Brit Script: Part 3

By ResidentialBookSellerJuly 24, 2014

ACT THREE

LIGHTS UP, TABLE AND PROJECTOR MISSING FROM STAGE. IMMZIE WALKS ONSTAGE CARRYING A LARGE CARDBOARD BOX. SOME RANDOM ITEMS CAN BE SEEN INSIDE THE BOX: A TEDDY BEAR, FAIRY... More  →