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Cute Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerJune 14, 2010
WHAT THE—ARRGHHHHHH! *stumbles backward, trips over trashcan, and lands on floor, covered in soggy Post-It notes and the remains of yesterday's Cup 'O Noodles* That was our first reaction to this photo from dramaKTO, which resembles nothing so much as a cotton-ball experiment gone... More  →
Cute Thing of the Week

Auntie SparkNotes: Coming Out with Confidence

By kat_rosenfieldJune 14, 2010
We think this is one of the funniest and most brilliant letters Auntie's ever gotten. —Sparkitors Dear Auntie SparkNotes, In light of the upcoming AP exams, I have decided to write you my situation in test-question format (worried yet? you should be. muahahaha). 1. Hypothetically, there is a... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Coming Out with Confidence

A Foreigner's Take on American Summer Camps

By Lucy HutchinsonJune 14, 2010
Hey there, Sparklerinos. How's all that sunshine working out for you? A lot of you are in the US, which means you're now enjoying blissful summer days, and possibly, some kind of summer camp. But some of us (like this writer) aren't in the US.... More  →
A Foreigner's Take on American Summer Camps

Open Thread for June 14

By Chelsea DaggerJune 14, 2010
Man, Mondays are the worst. We wish we were still sleeping in our laundry baskets like this guy. Oh wait, did we say laundry baskets? We meant beds. Ah, who are we kidding, we meant laundry baskets. We're going to go take a nap in... More  →
Open Thread for June 14

Open Thread for June 13

By EmmaJune 13, 2010
cullenwannabe's cat is named Maverick. Is he yawning or crying at the prospect of faucet drips? Or maybe screaming, "I WANT FRENCH TOAST AND LOX AND STRAWBERRIES FOR BRUNCH!" Oh, wait. That was us.... More  →
Open Thread for June 13

Open Thread for June 12

By EmmaJune 12, 2010
sexy_pineapples is a 16-year-old, half-Swedish, half-Australian Sparkler who lives in rural China. She emailed us an explanation of this amazing photo: "Contrary to what you are probably thinking now, this is not actually KFC!! It is in fact, ladies and gentlemen, some... More  →
Open Thread for June 12

The Friday Awards

By Emily WinterJune 11, 2010
The Sparkitors are boogerbrains, did you know that?! Especially this Sparkitor, who eats fail sandwiches for breakfast, lunch, and holidays. So how do we counterbalance all this human error when it comes to The Friday Awards? Chu! GIVE YOU THE POWER TO DECIDE!!! Yeppers, it's... More  →
The Friday Awards

Hanging Out with Jazzy: Jane Austen Power Couples

By ContributorJune 11, 2010
Jazzy, aka villanous_mwaha, is back, and she's got love on the brain. Also, SPOILER ALERT: Erm, yeah, there will be Jane Austen book plot spoilers. —Sparkitors Jane Austen is one of the most influential and respected romance writers ever to exist. Obviously, she's best... More  →
Hanging Out with Jazzy: Jane Austen Power Couples

Introducing Two New Video SparkNotes!

By Emily WinterJune 11, 2010
Hey, you summery pajamaheads! Remember school? And studying and stuff? And how much you hated it?! We don't care! Just because you're no longer held hostage in stinky classrooms full of morons and people who stress you out doesn't mean we're suddenly not excited to show off... More  →
Introducing Two New Video SparkNotes!

Dating Through the Ages

By ContributorJune 11, 2010
scary_owl, this is hilarious! —Sparkitors Back in the olden days, when all of our parents were born, kids were getting married left and right, sometimes as early as eight or nine. Yep, things were crazy in the past. Here are... More  →
Dating Through the Ages