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How to Handle Cheaters

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 2, 2010
Here at SparkNotes, we know that you know how hard it is to be soooo super-smart all the time. It's a torturous... More  →
How to Handle Cheaters

Auntie SparkNotes: Mama's Got a Brand New Boy

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 25, 2010
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, My parents divorced two years ago, and I live with my mom. She moved on very quickly and immediately found... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Mama's Got a Brand New Boy

Auntie SparkNotes: Operation Prom Date

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 22, 2010
Note: Due to a computer-related disaster, Auntie is not able to draw a cartoon today (did you know she's the advice-giver AND... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Operation Prom Date

Real, Actual, Legit Ways Not to Impress Girls (We're Still Not Kidding Around)

By Chelsea DaggerFebruary 16, 2010
This one is for you, gents! Here's how NOT to impress the ladies. 1. Bare-knuckle brawls. Don’t operate under the impression that... More  →
Real, Actual, Legit Ways Not to Impress Girls (We're Still Not Kidding Around)

Blind Date = Bad Idea

By ContributorFebruary 8, 2010
At least we know how GoingBananas got her nickname... —SparkNotes editors If your friend says “me and my boy/girlfriend are going... More  →
Blind Date = Bad Idea

A Guide to the Sadie Hawkins Dance

By ContributorFebruary 1, 2010
Sparkler indianpianist has written this empowering guide to the Sadie Hawkins dance! —SparkNotes editors If you live in the US and... More  →
A Guide to the Sadie Hawkins Dance

7 Things Girls Don't Want to Hear on a First Date

By ContributorJanuary 26, 2010
Hali_10, the author of this post, was inspired by Sparkler Coffinmaker, who recently wrote a guy version... More  →
7 Things Girls Don't Want to Hear on a First Date

Swim Tests: Should They Be Completely Illegal?

By Jon_SkindzierJanuary 22, 2010
Yes. Yes they should. If that analysis isn't convincing enough for you, then you must be one of those kids, the ones who... More  →
Swim Tests: Should They Be Completely Illegal?

7 Things Guys Don't Want to Hear On a First Date

By ContributorJanuary 20, 2010
We hope Man-kler Coffinmaker didn't amass these tips from personal experience! O_o —SparkNotes editors Everyone knows that on a first date... More  →
7 Things Guys Don't Want to Hear On a First Date