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Hamilton As Told in a Series of Texts

By ElodieApril 28, 2016
I recently had the honor and privilege of seeing Hamilton live and having it render everything else in my life extremely... More  →
<em>Hamilton</em> As Told in a Series of Texts

Which Hamilton Character Are You?

By Emily BrownApril 25, 2016
We were not about to throw away our shot at making this quiz. ... More  →
Which <i>Hamilton</i> Character Are You?

Hairstyles Through the Ages

By Elliana EsquivelApril 11, 2016
Come on over for a tiny roundup of a few of the raddest hairstyles in history! As you click through, observe that, much as the... More  →
Hairstyles Through the Ages

DIY Presidential Keychains for All Your Historical Fandom Needs

By Sydney ScottMarch 31, 2016
Is your keyring devoid of historical figures? 99% of responders will say yes. And we cannot have that. So, since 1. we're OBSESSED with... More  →
DIY Presidential Keychains for All Your Historical Fandom Needs

Should Girls Ask Guys to Prom Because It's Leap Year?

By Kelly HoffmacherMarch 14, 2016
Full disclosure—my answer to this question is YES, of course girls should ask guys to prom, IN ANY YEAR! What century are... More  →
Should Girls Ask Guys to Prom Because It's Leap Year?

BREAKING: J.K. Rowling Tells Us How the Salem Witch Trials Fit Into the Potterverse!

By ElodieMarch 9, 2016
Yesterday J.K. Rowling stared down the business end of some hefty social criticisms concerning her mischaracterization and co-opting of Native... More  →
BREAKING: J.K. Rowling Tells Us How the Salem Witch Trials Fit Into the Potterverse!

The Official SparkLife Review of Hamilton

By Emily BrownJanuary 21, 2016
Last I spoke of Hamilton, I was out preaching the gospel of Lin-Manuel, freaking out over the possibility of spoken... More  →
The Official SparkLife Review of <i>Hamilton</i>

The WORST First Kisses in History

By andrew joanisJanuary 13, 2016
Think your first kiss was bad? Historically speaking, you've done a lot better than the... More  →
The WORST First Kisses in History
A History Geek's Guide to <i>The Hunger Games</i>

A History Geek's Guide to The Hunger Games

By Emily BrownNovember 20, 2015
Welcome to a history geek's guide to an even bigger history geek's dystopian novel! It comes as no surprise (or as a huge... More  →