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6 Books That Were So Much Better Than the Movie It's Ridiculous

By ElodieSeptember 14, 2017
I try not to be that guy who gets upset when the movie is different from the book. Everyone hates that guy, particularly people who didn’t read the book and just want to enjoy the movie. But sometimes the adaptation is so god-awful that it turns us ALL into that guy, wh More  →
6 Books That Were So Much Better Than the Movie It's Ridiculous

QUIZ: What's Your Make-Out Style?

By Chelsea DaggerSeptember 14, 2017
THE MAKING OF OUT. Get it right, and you'll forever be known as a seductive force of nature whose macking skills are the stuff of legend. Get it wrong, and you'll spend the rest of your life alone in some sad, abandoned ham factory, wishing for the... More  →
QUIZ: What's Your Make-Out Style?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Don't Know How to Act with My Online Friend

By kat_rosenfieldSeptember 13, 2017
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I've had an online friend, "Axel", for about 3 months. We've gotten along excellently, and we're quite alike, right down to the mutual WWII obsession. About a month ago, I noticed I had feelings for him, which I dismissed as purely platonic and... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Don't Know How to Act with My Online Friend

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, As Told in a Series of Texts

By ElodieSeptember 13, 2017
Wizards can teleport, brew lucky potions, and shoot fire out of their wands, yet their primary method of communication is still “just tie a letter to an owl and hope for the best.” I know they also make frequent use of fireplaces, two-way mirrors, and Patronus Charms, bu More  →
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, As Told in a Series of Texts

6 Hilariously Problematic Moments in Shakespeare's Plays

By Taylor NolesSeptember 13, 2017
Shakespeare is the original scoundrel. Sure, standards were different back then, blah, blah, blah— but there are a few moments in his plays that, even back then, must have had audiences dropping their popcorn and WTF-ing to their dates. More  →
6 Hilariously Problematic Moments in Shakespeare's Plays

QUIZ: How Dateable Would You Be in the 14th Century?

By ElodieSeptember 12, 2017
Back in the 14th century, they didn't have things like Facebook and Tinder and OKCupid. Mostly they just had loveless political marriages and the plague. But that doesn't mean there weren't parameters for medieval dateability. How dateable would you be? ... More  →
QUIZ: How Dateable Would You Be in the 14th Century?

25 More Questions You Should Definitely Ask in Your English Class

By ElodieSeptember 12, 2017
There are many reasons you might ask a question in class, the most obvious being that you would like to know the answer. But sometimes, raising your hand is a strategic maneuver. You need the participation points, for instance, or you’re trying to get a... More  →
25 More Questions You Should Definitely Ask in Your English Class

Muggle Studies 101: Important Terms and Vocabulary

By Maddy AaronSeptember 12, 2017
During your weeks in this course you will find that Muggles, just like Wizards, have their own language of sorts to describe the objects and actions of their everyday lives. And, just as a Muggle would find it entirely befuddling to hear you talk of... More  →
Muggle Studies 101: Important Terms and Vocabulary