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Auntie SparkNotes: I Feel Guilty About Liking Problematic People

By kat_rosenfieldJanuary 23, 2014
Hi Auntie! Over the past few years, I've become a lot more aware of women's rights, abusive relationships, not slut-shaming, the power of... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Feel Guilty About Liking Problematic People

Other Pythagorean Identities

By Janet ManleyJanuary 3, 2014
You probably know Pythagorus of Samos for his trigonometric theory that sin(2)θ + cos(2)θ = 1, but our old buddy Pythagorus was... More  →
Other Pythagorean Identities

10 Historical Figures We'd Want On Our Team During the Zombie Apocalypse

By ElodieMay 14, 2013
The zombie apocalypse is probably nigh—the only thing left to do is decide who you want by your side in the epic... More  →
10 Historical Figures We'd Want On Our Team During the Zombie Apocalypse

4 Historical Moms Who Kicked Butt

By ElodieMay 16, 2012
Throughout history, moms have been doing whatever it takes to protect their kids and their homes...but these moms, well, they really take... More  →
4 Historical Moms Who Kicked Butt

Marie Antoinette's Voicemail Greeting-and More!

By ContributorApril 2, 2012
So what if voicemail technology didn't exist the 70s? That shouldn't stop historical figures from having a voicemail greeting! Marie Antoinette: “Hi, I’m... More  →
Marie Antoinette's Voicemail Greeting-and More!
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Patriotic Ways To Celebrate Presidents' Day

By Brandon SpecktorFebruary 20, 2012
If you're just waking up, wondering why you aren't at school right now, take a minute to thank America's two greatest historical... More  →
Patriotic Ways To Celebrate Presidents' Day

5 Awesome Love Stories That Actually Happened

By ElodieFebruary 10, 2012
Are you a single Sparkler who's feeling bummed about celebrating V-Day solo yet again? Trust me, I get it; sometimes it's hard... More  →
5 Awesome Love Stories That Actually Happened