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Auntie SparkNotes: I Hate That My Boyfriend Has Been In Love Before

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 31, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I've been struggling with something lately, something that has to do with...love (yeah, I know). Basically, I'm in love with this guy. And it's awesome! But I'm hung up on his past. Not his sexual past, mind, but his romantic past. It really hurts... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Hate That My Boyfriend Has Been In Love Before

Classic Books Brought Back as GRITTY REBOOTS!

By Andrew TavinJuly 31, 2014
LOOK, we get it. You don't think the classics are interesting enough. You want something EXTREME. You want something HARDCORE. You want something GRITTY and GRIM and SO EMO IT FROWNS AT ITS OWN BIRTHDAY PARTY. Well we have just the solution for you. Presenting: classic... More  →
Classic Books Brought Back as GRITTY REBOOTS!

Want to Make the World Suck Less? NOW YOU CAN-with DoSomething.org's THE HUNT!

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 31, 2014
LEMME BREAK IT DOWN, BUTTSKIS: in just 4 days, you'll have the chance not only to participate in yet another EPIC, life-changing campaign presented by the big-hearted badasses at DoSomething.org, but also to win a $10,000 scholarship. And yes, THAT IS... More  →
Want to Make the World Suck Less? NOW YOU CAN-with DoSomething.org's THE HUNT!

Celeb Selfies and Candids from San Diego Comic Con!

By Aislinn ShevlinJuly 31, 2014
Everyone nerded out and we love it. Here’s the evidence from Twitter. More  →
Celeb Selfies and Candids from San Diego Comic Con!

"Girls Got Into Geek Culture Because Fashion" and Other Sad Notions

By Allison EmmJuly 31, 2014
In case the Twitterverse hasn’t informed you yet, PREVIEWSworld.com Editor Vince Brusio did a bad, bad thing. In an attempt to give female cosplayers at SDCC one big compliment, he basically told us we’re only in it for the “fashion sense.” Eeeesh. Not okay. So,... More  →

Period Piece: Jurassic

By SparkLifeJuly 31, 2014
Periods can make you feel gigantic, ravenous and wiped out. You're not alone. You're not alone, because dinosaurs. Janet and Emily explain: (Yep, this is what we do when our boss goes on vacation. Any time period requests?) ... More  →
Period Piece: Jurassic

OWL NEWS FROM JK ROWLING! Find Out Which Owl Is Right For You!

By Janet ManleyJuly 31, 2014
Pottermore has the final chapters of Goblet of Fire up today, as well as a SPECIAL DISPATCH ON OWLS from the Creator herself, JK Rowling. First, she unshrouds one of the great mysteries of our time: why do we believe it "bad luck" to... More  →
OWL NEWS FROM JK ROWLING! Find Out Which Owl Is Right For You!

7 New (School) Year's Resolutions You Should Probably Make

By Lanie NajjabJuly 31, 2014
New year's resolutions have been around since the first caveman tried to stick to the world's first fad diet, and this long-endured winter tradition is known for turning the entire population into slightly improved (if not slightly crankier) versions of themselves for MONT More  →
7 New (School) Year's Resolutions You Should Probably Make

How to Be a Good Friend-Without-a-Driver's-License

By KathJuly 31, 2014
If you're one of the last of your buddies to get licensed up, you know that this is a great big load of no fun at all with a side of begging. You have two options: study for the test, practice, and become yet another car... More  →
How to Be a Good Friend-Without-a-Driver's-License

Open Thread for July 31!

By SparkLifeJuly 31, 2014
TOMORROW IS AUGUST! Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com to be featured on an OT! While we do love a good free huggin' sloth, we love your OT submissions even more. And that's saying something. EMAIL US! <3... More  →
Open Thread for July 31!