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 →
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 →
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 →
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 →
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.
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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 →
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 →
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 →