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Why The Tony's Were Ah-mazing

By ContributorJune 14, 2011
fruitninjaa MADE THESE CUPCAKES. With her BARE HANDS. Each one has its own little starched white shirt and tie as a nod to the hit Broadway play "The Book of Mormon." If we were going to fall... More  →
Why The Tony's Were Ah-mazing

Open Thread for June 14

By SparkLifeJune 14, 2011
Pistachiosaregreat is the most hard-core studier we've ever seen; what you're looking at is a WALL of notes, all hand-written by her in the tiniest letters imaginable. Pistachios calls it the "Wall of Philosophical and Ethical Musings (read: PAIN)." We hope... More  →
Open Thread for June 14

You Know You're From Manassas When...

By ContributorJune 13, 2011
It seems like mach1mustanggrl spends a lot of time in her car. But judging by her username, at least it sounds like a nice car. —Sparkitors Manassas is a suburb about 20 minutes (with no traffic, which never happens) away from Washington DC.... More  →
You Know You're From Manassas When...

Auntie SparkNotes: The Long Goodbye

By kat_rosenfieldJune 13, 2011
Dear wonderful, wise Auntie, I am having an extremely difficult time dealing with visits to my grandmother. I love her dearly, but she's really old, and is about to die. Her kidneys and liver are failing, she doesn't recognize any of her family members, and she's... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: The Long Goodbye

7 Reasons Why "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" Is Still An Amazing Show

By ContributorJune 13, 2011
hekore11 hated vampires before hating vampires was cool. That's hardcore.—Sparkitors This show was awesome way before Twilight-mania struck, and it's still awesome even after Stephenie Meyers ruined vampires for everyone. Need more convincing?... More  →
7 Reasons Why "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" Is Still An Amazing Show

Everlost

By ContributorJune 13, 2011
Lonks tackles another Shusterman book—and thankfully, this one sounds a lot less terrifying.—Sparkitors Book #37: Everlost Author: Neil Shusterman Reason for Reading: I really enjoyed Unwind, but a lot of Sparklers told me that it was not Shusterman’s best work. Then,... More  →
Everlost

Hey, Your Holiness, Those People Are Grinding

By ContributorJune 13, 2011
strangeNilikeit is blogging her summer at Shakespeare Camp. We'll admit it: we're insanely jealous. —Sparkitors Apparently I know more Sparklers than I thought. I know a lot of awesome people, and Sparklers are awesome, so there was bound to be some overlap. Any of... More  →
Hey, Your Holiness, Those People Are Grinding

Does Anybody Smell A Gas Leak?

By ContributorJune 13, 2011
We never thought we'd  publish a post on this topic, but TanTanTheLadiesMan changed our minds.—Sparkitors I’m just gonna come out and say it:  This post is about farting (I’d apologize to my mother for using such language, but she’s more... More  →
Does Anybody Smell A Gas Leak?

How to Get Rid of an Unwanted House Guest

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJune 13, 2011
House guests—those friends of your parents who make awkward small talk, tell you how big you've grown, but treat you like you're still in diapers. We know they make you want to tear out all your hair with a toothbrush. We know they make you... More  →
How to Get Rid of an Unwanted House Guest

10 Reasons Why Narwhals Are the Best Animals to Ever Live

By ContributorJune 13, 2011

NicholleTheNarwhal, we gotta tell you: these things TERRIFY us. We thought they were just myths, and now we are living in fear.—Sparkitors

A few weeks back, TheSillyGiraffe wrote a post explaining why... More  →
10 Reasons Why Narwhals Are the Best Animals to Ever Live