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Snapchats from The Great Gatsby

By ElodieJanuary 9, 2019
There was a lot going on in the 1920s. Mostly it was just a booze-fueled, decade-long party, which is why it’s a shame Snapchat wasn’t invented until 90 years after the fact. Doing cool stuff and showing off all the cool stuff you’re doing is practically what Snapchat More  →
Snapchats from <i>The Great Gatsby</i>

15 Ways to Tell You're Dating a Slytherin

By ElodieJanuary 9, 2019
If you are ever going to open your heart to love, you must accept that life is a rich tapestry full of people from all walks of life, and some of those people are Slytherins. I say this not because Slytherins are inherently villainous—they’re not!—but because... More  →
15 Ways to Tell You're Dating a Slytherin

50 Rejected Nicknames for Harry Potter

By ElodieJanuary 8, 2019
As nicknames go, "The Boy Who Lived" seems like a no-brainer. But just as Sean Parker had to tell Mark Zuckerberg to drop the "the," lest he doom us to a world where people say "The Facebook" unironically, I’m betting it took wizards a couple of... More  →
50 Rejected Nicknames for Harry Potter

Every Scene of Hamlet Summed Up in a Single Sentence

By Chelsea DaggerJanuary 8, 2019
First, we gave you the spectacular Every Harry Potter Book Summed Up in a Single Sentence. Then, we gave you the magnificent Every Shakespeare Play Summed Up in a Single Sentence. And finally, we gave you our masterpiece, Every Book on Your English Syllabus, Summed Up in More  →
Every Scene of <i>Hamlet</I> Summed Up in a Single Sentence

The 7 Best Times Men Were Terrified of Women in Classic Literature

By ElodieJanuary 7, 2019
"Woman does a thing, society freaks out" is one of my favorite things that can happen in a book. Obviously "villains monologuing unnecessarily" is my second-favorite thing, and it’s a close second, but terrifying ladies striking fear into the hearts of men will always win More  →
The 7 Best Times Men Were Terrified of Women in Classic Literature

The 5-Paragraph Essay: Love It or Leave It?

By Rachel Kapelke DaleJanuary 7, 2019
This post was brought to you by our friends at Magoosh! They make test prep effective, enjoyable, and stress-free, and provide top-quality prep resources (like timed practice questions, study schedules, and full-length tests) to help you ace exams like the SAT,... More  →
The 5-Paragraph Essay: Love It or Leave It?