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Auntie SparkNotes: Please Don't Be My Valentine

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 7, 2011
Dear Auntie, Valentine's day is on the way, and i was wondering if I could have some advice. There's this guy in my school, and he's kinda creepy. I am 99.999% sure he likes me, and I have a bad feeling that he's going to try... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Please Don't Be My Valentine

The Apoca-list: 34 Things To Try Before 2012

By ContributorFebruary 7, 2011
Lady_M is ready for the end of the world. Are you? —Sparkitors With 2012 (and, some say, impending doom) rapidly approaching, I’ve constructed a list of things that I think that everybody should do before their... More  →
The Apoca-list: 34 Things To Try Before 2012

Committee of Cool Takes on the Super Bowl Halftime Show

By Emily WinterFebruary 7, 2011
Emily: Guys? Emily: Guuuuuys? Emily: GENTLEMEN??!? Emma has entered the chat. Chelsea has entered the chat. Emma: Chelsea, why didn't you watch the 'bowl? Chelsea: I started watching LOST on Netflix and it is superb. Emma: ... More  →
Committee of Cool Takes on the Super Bowl Halftime Show

SparkStyle: Pants Are Boring

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 7, 2011
If you asked me what I hate most about winter, I would probably tell you about this time in 1994 when the Abominable Snowman stole my sled, pushed me into a snowbank, and told me I'd never amount to anything. ...Yeah. But the thing I hate second... More  →
SparkStyle: Pants Are Boring

How Your Friends Will Tell You Bad News

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 7, 2011
Let's face it: at some point, something bad will happen, and your friends will find out before you do. You don't want to be caught off guard when they tell you. After all, you don't want to simultaneously bawl snot and tears all over your favorite... More  →
How Your Friends Will Tell You Bad News

The 10 Best Excuses to Get Out of Gym Class

By Chelsea DaggerFebruary 7, 2011
There are some days when the thought of pulling on your damp sweatpants and getting nailed in the left eye by 38 shuttlecocks just isn’t that appealing—and on those days, these excuses  (which are most effective if your gym teacher is a particularly dumb 6-year-old... More  →
The 10 Best Excuses to Get Out of Gym Class

10 Reasons You Should Be a Hipster

By ContributorFebruary 7, 2011
Hipsters have been taking some serious hatin' recently, so respecttheginjew decided to come to their defense.—Sparkitors Greetings, Sparkworld! I have a confession to make: I... am a hipster. A hip hippie hipster with remarkably sized hips. (Cue gasps of outrage and... More  →
10 Reasons You Should Be a Hipster

One Year, 100 Books: Ender's Shadow

By ContributorFebruary 7, 2011
Lonks reviews a sci-fi favorite—but will she love it or hate it?—Sparkitors Book #8: Ender’s Shadow Author: Orson Scott Card Quote: “I'm not stupid!" In Bean's experience, that was a sentence never uttered except to prove its own... More  →
One Year, 100 Books: Ender's Shadow

Living Through the Egyptian Revolution: Part 3

By ContributorFebruary 7, 2011

In the third post in her amazing series, BingoTheAwesome answers your questions and gives us the down-low on the latest events.—Sparkitors

Once again, I can't thank you all enough for... More  →
Living Through the Egyptian Revolution: Part 3

What Kind of Person Are You? In 4 Quick Questions

By Lucy HutchinsonFebruary 7, 2011
Have you ever wondered exactly what sort of person you are? It can be hard to tell sometimes, we know. That's why we've developed this total and complete personality quiz. In only 4 questions, we will categorize you for life! As a Valentine's Day bonus,... More  →
What Kind of Person Are You? In 4 Quick Questions