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Auntie SparkNotes: Of Convicts and Communication

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 30, 2011
Dear Auntie, So let me get straight to the awkward, abnormal point: my dad has been in prison since before the start of the century and he's being released in a few months! So, I won't get into any details of his crime (think: drugs), but... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Of Convicts and Communication

6 Questions About Fashion

By EmmaNovember 30, 2011
Sometimes we're okay at fashion (we just bought a turquoise coat, and it's really pretty!). Sometimes we're scared of it (these shiny leggings may have been a bad idea). And sometimes, like today, we have six questions about it. 1. How much should we feel okay... More  →
6 Questions About Fashion

The Pre-Party Party Playlist

By Jennifer GrudzieckiNovember 30, 2011
The same Anonymous Sparkler who sent in this awesome playlist sent in another one... and it's at least as awesome. Maybe more. And since it's Christmas time, everyone needs music to get them ready for all the parties! So blast away,... More  →
The Pre-Party Party Playlist

"This Is About My Soul!" The Movie Club Discusses New Moon

By Dan_BergsteinNovember 30, 2011
The Twilight Saga: New Moon is the best Twilight movie I’ve ever seen. That’s not saying much. Having only seen the first and second movies in the series, perhaps I should reserve my judgment until I’ve witnessed the entire cinematic saga. I really hope someone at... More  →
"This Is About My Soul!" The Movie Club Discusses New Moon

How to Make Your Band Uniform Less Awkward

By ContributorNovember 30, 2011
MillyMellophone doesn't want you to look like a dweeb while you're toting that sousaphone around. Here's how to march it out with style.—Sparkitors From the ill-fitting uniform to the mortifyingly gooney plume, high school marching band is essentially one... More  →
How to Make Your Band Uniform Less Awkward

Which Celebrity Is Going to Appear on Glee?

By Aislinn ShevlinNovember 30, 2011
Listen up, Sparklebutts! We've got a whole slideshow full of pics and tweets from your very most favorite celebrities. Click onward to find out what the stars are thinking! More  →
Glee's New Character, Volde's Nose, and Other Tweets from Around the Interwebs

Girls Should Make the First Move!

By ContributorNovember 30, 2011
This Mankler has a bone to pick with his lady friends.  —Sparkitors I feel like most girls (at least ones I know) follow the old-fashioned rule that a guy has to make the first move. And this has been a problem for me in almost every... More  →
Girls Should Make the First Move!

Chelsea Dagger's Favorite Teen Novels

By Chelsea DaggerNovember 30, 2011
Is there anything better than sinking into a hamburger-shaped bean bag chair and opening a book you love? NOPE. Because the best thing in the world—bacon-covered foodstuffs and Joseph Gordon-Levitt aside—is finding a book that we truly connect with, a book that's always... More  →
Chelsea Dagger's Favorite Teen Novels

Turkey Time and Texting

By ContributorNovember 30, 2011
This week, Faye makes one of the smartest observations about graduating from high school and moving on that we've ever heard. Why didn't we think of putting it this way? —Sparkitors The scene: Downtown of a nondescript city. It’s Christmastime and the streets are... More  →
Turkey Time and Texting

Dear Albert: Rocks and Hard Places

By Emily WinterNovember 30, 2011
Arright, let’s get a move on: TRIPLE DOSE OF DEAR ALBERT THIS WEEK. —Sparkitors “You want me to WHAT?!” Braden whispers as we walk down the hall. “I ju-ju-just can’t take the pressure,” I say. I can’t! I’ve been paralyzed for two whole weeks. I missed last week’s... More  →
Dear Albert: Rocks and Hard Places