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Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Sick of Always Being in Trouble

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 26, 2018
Hi Auntie! I'm a junior in high school who has a good job, works 15-20 hours a week, excels in school, drives everyone around ever since I got my license, and has a steady social life. But that doesn't seem to be enough for my... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Sick of Always Being in Trouble

QUIZ: Is This an Ariana Grande Lyric or a Quote by Jane Austen?

By ElodieNovember 26, 2018
Jane Austen often wrote letters to people in which she said things like “I am sorry to tell you that I am getting very extravagant, and spending all my money,” and “I believe I drank too much wine last night at Hurstbourne,” and “I will... More  →
QUIZ: Is This an Ariana Grande Lyric or a Quote by Jane Austen?

Every Harry Potter Character, Summed Up in a Single Sentence

By Elodie and Chelsea DaggerNovember 26, 2018
20 years ago today, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone was published, and none of us were ever the same (in fact, the vast majority of us have spent the last two decades waiting for our Hogwarts acceptance letters, which surely will arrive any day). In the Harry Pot More  →
Every <em>Harry Potter</em> Character, Summed Up in a Single Sentence

7 Rejected Thanksgiving Dishes from Literature

By ElodieNovember 22, 2018
There’s really only one day a year where it’s acceptable to eat mashed potatoes and stuffing. Obviously you can eat those things pretty much whenever you want, but unless it’s on or around Thanksgiving, it just doesn’t feel quite right. (That’s not to say I... More  →
7 Rejected Thanksgiving Dishes from Literature

The 8 Worst Fictional Characters to Bring to Thanksgiving, RANKED

By Taylor NolesNovember 21, 2018
There are many great Thanksgiving traditions—eating 13 lbs of mashed potatoes, for example, and ignoring your relatives as they ask you pointed questions about your life goals/relationship status/whether or not you're ever going to pay them back the $39k they lent you to g More  →
The 8 Worst Fictional Characters to Bring to Thanksgiving, RANKED

Jane Austen Novels Reimagined in Different Genres, From Horror to Fantasy

By ShahzodaNovember 20, 2018
I love playing the “what if” game with classics. Switching up the plots, adding surprise twists, playing with characters—all without being sued for copyright infringement and defamation by their authors, all of whom are super dead and can’t say a word against me. So More  →
Jane Austen Novels Reimagined in Different Genres, From Horror to Fantasy