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Intern's Pick of the Day

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJanuary 31, 2011
I just don't know what to make of this video (send in by FrolickingSheep). It kinda freaks me out, to be honest... but it's also amazingly creative. How to kill a chocolate bunny... More  →
Intern's Pick of the Day

Open Thread for January 31

By Chelsea DaggerJanuary 31, 2011
haha<3 sent us this scrumptious-looking photo along with the following explanation: So yesterday I was trying to do origami, and when I was perusing one website I saw something that COMPLETELY BLEW MY MIND. I knew I had to... More  →
Open Thread for January 31

Open Thread for January 30

By EmmaJanuary 30, 2011
We were so blinded by jealousy over pink_diamond6483's incredible nail polish collection that at first we didn't notice the secret message. Do you see it? Hint: it rhymes with SharkKnife. Send your works of art to contribute@sparknotes.com for publication on an OT!... More  →
Open Thread for January 30

Open Thread for January 29

By EmmaJanuary 29, 2011
This is Snow_Wolf27's bear, Panzer. You'll notice that he's wearing earmuffs. And he's a polar bear. If bears can't take the cold and snow this winter, what hope do we mere mortals have?!? Send your wintery pix to contribute@sparknotes.com for possible publication on... More  →
Open Thread for January 29

Faye's Quest for a Prom Date: The Football Player, The Science Geek, or Taylor Lautner?

By ContributorJanuary 28, 2011
You're going to be seeing a lot of Faye around here... and eventually picking her prom dress! —Sparkitors I am on a quest. (Cue dramatic music) This is my quest To follow that star No matter how hopeless No matter how— Ok, not that kind of quest. (Mad props... More  →
Faye's Quest for a Prom Date: The Football Player, The Science Geek, or Taylor Lautner?

Unwhole: Chapter 5

By ContributorJanuary 28, 2011
DarkLite808 is a teen writer who innately gets how to construct a story. We're even jealous! —Sparkitors Excitement sparked through me. This had to be the main headquarters. Licking my lips, I carefully took off my robe and hid it behind a tree. The... More  →
Unwhole: Chapter 5

Blogging My Boy Diet: ROOAARRRRRRR!

By Emily WinterJanuary 28, 2011
Talie's on a BOY DIET. Or IS SHE?! —Sparkitors Last week, you all read me go through an intense inner-struggle: to boy diet or not to boy diet? Ah... that is the question. You guys gave me AWESOME advice. YOU GUYS ROCK! One of... More  →
Blogging My Boy Diet: ROOAARRRRRRR!

5 Reasons Hipsters are the Worst

By ContributorJanuary 28, 2011
keepcalmandcarryon, we're dying to sic you on Brooklyn hipsters. You'd have 'em weeping into their anachronistic arm garters! –Sparkitors Think I'm being too harsh? Don’t get me wrong. There's a time and a place for those people that we not so fondly refer to... More  →
5 Reasons Hipsters are the Worst

The Best Revolutionary Figures

By ContributorJanuary 28, 2011
kaity_ellen, you're hilarious. —Sparkitors Hey! WAKE UP! Stop snoozing through history class. Cause believe it or not you can have some fun learning about these good looking founding fathers (yeah, I bet that caught your attention). Paul Revere Is it me, or does he... More  →
The Best Revolutionary Figures

Auntie SparkNotes: The Politics of Gum

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 28, 2011
Dear Auntie, This isn’t really a huge dilemma, or even kind of a big one, but it makes me a little curious. I was just wondering if it’s rude to ask people for gum. Picture the following scenario: Random acquaintance: Hey! Is that gum you are chewing??... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: The Politics of Gum