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Liam Hemsworth Says JLaw Made Their Kissing Scenes As Gross As Possible (Which Somehow Makes Us Love Her More)

By ElodieNovember 18, 2014
If we here at SparkLife had the opportunity to smooch the smaller Hemsworth brother, we would probably weep profusely, or faint, or maybe just die, and we would follow up our death with a round of teeth-brushing that lasted the better part of a year.... More  →
Liam Hemsworth Says JLaw Made Their Kissing Scenes As Gross As Possible (Which Somehow Makes Us Love Her More)

Woody Harrelson Is 10x More Lovable Than Haymitch, and Haymitch Is Pretty Lovable

By Josh SorokachNovember 18, 2014
Live from New York it's... the cast of The Hunger Games! Woody Harrelson made this triumphant return to Studio 8H over the weekend to host Saturday Night Live. Harrelson last took the reins of the iconic late night show 25 years ago, which, depending on your... More  →
Woody Harrelson Is 10x More Lovable Than Haymitch, and Haymitch Is Pretty Lovable
WHAM, BAM, ALL-OUT GLAM: The Latest Looks From KStew, JLaw, & the Entire <em>Mockingjay</em> Cast!

WHAM, BAM, ALL-OUT GLAM: The Latest Looks From KStew, JLaw, & the Entire Mockingjay Cast!

By Chelsea DaggerNovember 18, 2014
Butts, your eyeballs are about to behold so much gorgeousness that they may very well explode—but believe me when I tell you that IT WILL BE WORTH IT, becayse this week's celeb style recap is packed with inumberable beautiful famouses (and by "inumerable" I mean "more than More  →
Scenes from High School as Depicted by Famous Artists

Scenes from High School as Depicted by Famous Artists

By ziggykelsmanNovember 18, 2014
Sometimes it takes a great artist to show you the profundity in the every day things—cans of soup and slimy lily pads, for example, or the terrible lunchroom fare at your high school.That's why we've created several pieces de resistance in honor of your quotidian high scho More  →

WINNING POST: A Seven-Step Guide to Taking an Exam That You Probably Shouldn't Follow

By RubyNovember 18, 2014
IT IS AN EXCITING DAY HERE IN THE KINGDOM, AS WE HAVE READ AND RE-READ ALL THE AMAZING ENTRIES IN OUR SUPERB SPARKLER SPLOGGER SEARCH AND ARE READY TO DEBUT ONE OF THREE BRILLIANT WINNERS. YOU WILL GET TO DISCOVER THE WORK OF... More  →
WINNING POST: A Seven-Step Guide to Taking an Exam That You Probably Shouldn't Follow

Should the Word "Feminist" Be Banned? Or Will Beyonce Disappear With It?

By Andrew TavinNovember 18, 2014
Okay, so we don't read Time magazine, (Time is for the people in doctor's waiting rooms who don't want to read about the Duggars, but also can't be bothered to get through The Economist), but we DO have some thoughts on Time's recent poll to decide which word... More  →
Should the Word

One Direction's FOUR Is the Album You Will Play at Your Golden Wedding Anniversary to Louis's Suspenders

By AddisonNovember 18, 2014
Yesterday went down in history as Four Day (that your children will know, and your children's children). Four, One Direction's nascent album, marks four years of Harry's headbands, Louis's grin, and couch videos so good there should be a couch video category at the Oscars. The album sees... More  →
One Direction's <i>FOUR</i> Is the Album You Will Play at Your Golden Wedding Anniversary to Louis's Suspenders

Open Thread for November 18!

By SparkLifeNovember 18, 2014
What kind of contraption is this? An advanced typewriter? Oh wait… that would be a keyboard, wouldn't it? Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your username to get your pix on the site!... More  →
Open Thread for November 18!

Auntie SparkNotes: How Do I Keep an Annoying Person from Ruining My Study Abroad Trip?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 17, 2014
Dear Auntie, I am going on a short-term study abroad trip for a few weeks. It's a trip that I've wanted to go on for a long time and was really excited about, especially since one of my best friends is also going. However, another person... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Do I Keep an Annoying Person from Ruining My Study Abroad Trip?

What to Do if You Maybe Kind of Haven't Even Started Looking Into Colleges Yet...

By Andrew TavinNovember 17, 2014
Some people are extremely organized type-A sorts and want to get everything done as quickly and efficiently as possible without procrastination. This is not a post for those people. (SEE YA, HERMIONE.) Those people have already sent out an application to their dream school for... More  →
What to Do if You Maybe Kind of Haven't Even Started Looking Into Colleges Yet...