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EXCELLENT NEWS: The #1 Thing JLaw Wants in a Relationship is COOL RANCH DORITOS

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 14, 2014
Unless you've been hibernating in the abandoned ham factory that I keep threatening to abscond to, you've surely heard about J "LAYIN' DOWN THE" Law's epic interview with Vanity Fair. After more than a month of silence about the nude photo... More  →
EXCELLENT NEWS: The #1 Thing JLaw Wants in a Relationship is COOL RANCH DORITOS

Creepy Clowns Sighted In California, Have Own Instagram Account

By Abbey ClarkeOctober 14, 2014
'Tis the season for scary things! Just when we thought that evil clowns were only in the movies, we hear this: there’s been a rash of creepy clown sightings in the real, not fictional town of Wasco, California. Oh, and these clowns come complete... More  →
Creepy Clowns Sighted In California, Have Own Instagram Account
Find Your Dream Date According to Your OTP

Find Your Dream Date According to Your OTP

By Janet ManleyOctober 14, 2014
You can wait for your favorite author to get those MFEO characters together, or you can PUT THEM TOGETHER YOURSELF via the simple act of shipping. Herein, we list some of the biggest OTPs in fiction (THE TRUEST PAIRINGS SINCE ROMEO AND JULIET, SINCE AHAB AND THE WHALE), that More  →
Let's Go Back to the Beginning of Our Crush on John Green, When He Answered All Your Questions Like a True Gentleman

Let's Go Back to the Beginning of Our Crush on John Green, When He Answered All Your Questions Like a True Gentleman

By SparkLifeOctober 14, 2014
Back when TFIOS the movie was just a twinkle in John Green's eye, and Ansel Elgort was merely the cutest seventh grader at whatever school he attended, SparkLife got some INSIDER TIME with author-god John Green, and YOU GUYS asked him amazing questions about... More  →

Taylor Swift Wrote a Song About Harry Styles (ACCORDING TO FORENSICS) and it Is Harrylicious

By Janet ManleyOctober 14, 2014
Olivia Benson's fur parent, platinum recording artist and sometime actor Taylor Swift, has released a song from her IMMINENT LIFE-CHANGING ALBUM 1989 (OCTOBER 27!), and it dishes on our favorite wearer of headbands, Harry Styles. The song is called "Out of the Woods" and is part-Ellie... More  →
Taylor Swift Wrote a Song About Harry Styles (ACCORDING TO FORENSICS) and it Is Harrylicious

Banned Books We LURVE

By Abbey ClarkeOctober 14, 2014
It’s Teen Reading Week on SparkLife, chilluns! And what better way to celebrate the freedom to read than by calling attention to books that have been banned or challenged by censors? Some of our favorite titles have drawn the ire of the resident moral guardians; read on to More  →
Banned Books We LURVE

The First Rule of America Is You Do Not Insult Taylor Swift's Cat

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 14, 2014
The Revolutionary War may have been fought more than two centuries ago, but thanks to one foot-in-mouth moment on the BBC last week, we're thinking it's time for a sequel. Grab your pitchforks! Stuff your muskets! Stack your cannonballs! Because last week, on The Graham... More  →
The First Rule of America Is You Do Not Insult Taylor Swift's Cat

What Kind of Ghost Are You?

By Anthony DeVitoOctober 14, 2014
Am I a Charlotte? A Samantha? A Carrie? It's easy to tell which Sex and the City character you are, but here are some ways you can tell which type of ghost you inhabit! If you're friendly, have helped build a church, and at least once... More  →
What Kind of Ghost Are You?

Open Thread for October 14!

By SparkLifeOctober 14, 2014
  "My favorite thing about the city is how the buildings stare back at you and smile, as if they know something that you do not."  from Nacanaca12! Hope your day is full of smiles, sparklers! Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your username... More  →
Open Thread for October 14!

Auntie SparkNotes: I Regret Befriending the Social Pariah

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 13, 2014
Dear Auntie, I am going to preface this letter by assuring you I am not a terrible person, I promise. I volunteer with children at an environmental center, I always give to charity, I (literally) help the elderly across the street and down the stairs, everyone... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Regret Befriending the Social Pariah