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How To Tell Your Parents You've Got a GF/BF

By Rachel KorowitzFebruary 18, 2011
Let's assume that your attitude toward your parents fall somewhere between "ZOMG they're totes my BFFs!" and "ZOMG I'm only applying to colleges that are at least 9,000 miles away!" (If they've ever made you attend snake-worship camp or insisted that "cave livin' is the... More  →
How To Tell Your Parents You've Got a GF/BF

Choose Your Sparkler Post Badge: Round 2F

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 18, 2011
Congratulations to our victor from Round 2E, hannahrama and Badge #40! We'll see you again in Round 3 which will actually happen sometime soon since we're already almost done with Round 2! Today we have the showdown of all the showdowns... *cue dramatic music*.... More  →
Choose Your Sparkler Post Badge: Round 2F

Interview With A Sparkler, Round: You Give Me Fever

By Chelsea DaggerFebruary 18, 2011
You guys are SO lucky, and you don't even KNOW it. Why are you lucky? Because you're not Emily Winter, which means you're not sitting 2 feet away from a festering flu-bucket of disease named Chelsea Dagger and constantly pouring hand sanitizer down your gullet... More  →
Interview With A Sparkler, Round: You Give Me Fever

My Crush Is a Food Network Personality

By ContributorFebruary 18, 2011
Real Alias knows that the way to a Sparkler's heart is through her stomach. –Sparkitors Yes, the Food Network!  I can't be the only one out there who has noticed all of the amazingly talented and good-looking guys on there. Right? Right!... More  →
My Crush Is a Food Network Personality

Faye's Quest for a Prom Date: Winter Formal Is Today!

By ContributorFebruary 18, 2011
I don't have a date to prom yet, but I do have a date to my winter formal. And I know you’re all like, “WHAT? Is it Penn, or Michael Cera, or Taylor, or OMG Chad is back? AHHHH!” Goodness, calm down. Deep breaths. Let me... More  →
Faye's Quest for a Prom Date: Winter Formal Is Today!

Ask Kat: A Case of Mistaken (Sexual) Identity

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 18, 2011
Hi Kat, This is slightly strange to me because I usually solve my own problems, but I would like some help right about now because my friends have no idea what to tell me and I don't want to screw something up. I'm a freshman guy... More  →
Ask Kat: A Case of Mistaken (Sexual) Identity

Life as a Hindu

By ContributorFebruary 18, 2011
Vishnusri shares her religion with us, and doesn't talk nearly enough about the storytelling part! –Sparkitors After reading Sparklife posts on life as an atheist and life as a Christian, I decided to write a post about my life as... More  →
Life as a Hindu

Boy Hunt: Chipmunks, Pandas, and Spider Men

By ContributorFebruary 18, 2011
Hola. Um... (I don’t know how to say anything else in Spanish...) Never mind. Hello! I have kinda sorta updates! Hold onto your mittens, and let’s go! Unfortunately, my school recently wound up its pitching arm and threw a big ball of tests and essays at... More  →
Boy Hunt: Chipmunks, Pandas, and Spider Men

Ask Jono: Boys Being Jerks; Sports Involving Eels

By Jon_SkindzierFebruary 18, 2011
Hey Jono, So you said in your last post that if a guy acts like he's on a job interview when with you, but relaxed in mixed company, he likes you. But what if he's the exact opposite?  What if he's totally relaxed when it's just... More  →
Ask Jono: Boys Being Jerks; Sports Involving Eels

Playlist of the Day

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 18, 2011
Today's playlist, sent in by oh.hey.you, is what I like to call a mystery playlist —that is, all we're giving you is the name of the artist. You'll find out the song once you click! Robyn Lykke Li Big Boi Sleigh Bell Surfer Blood Janelle Monae More  →
Playlist of the Day