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Should This 16 Year-Old Have to Have a Baby?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 8, 2013
Does anything about this seem odd to you guys? A court in Nebraska has denied a 16 year-old girl the right to... More  →
Should This 16 Year-Old Have to Have a Baby?

The Sparkler Guide to Independence Day Firework Safety!

By Janet ManleyJuly 2, 2013
Independence is coming! Team, it is almost the Fourth of July, when Americans come together to play whiffle ball, barbecue* and worship... More  →
The Sparkler Guide to Independence Day Firework Safety!

17 Things That Are Illegal in Other Countries

By Lauren PassellOctober 29, 2012
In Switzerland, you may not wash your car on a Sunday. That's the only day we have free to do household chores,... More  →
17 Things That Are Illegal in Other Countries

Should Lance Armstrong Be Banned from Cycling for Being a Famous Cheater?

By Brandon SpecktorOctober 26, 2012
Fame is unkind. Remember, a few weeks ago, when Bieber ralphed onstage in Phoenix but his pre-recorded vocal track just... More  →
Should Lance Armstrong Be Banned from Cycling for Being a Famous Cheater?

EVEN MORE Things You Do For Fun That May Be ILLEGAL Where You Live

By Lauren PassellOctober 16, 2012
Last week, we hit you with a bunch of weird-but-true illegal things. This week, we found even more. Yep, the... More  →
EVEN MORE Things You Do For Fun That May Be ILLEGAL Where You Live

35 Things You Do For Fun That May Be Illegal Where You Live

By Lauren PassellOctober 10, 2012
We make up a lot of stuff on SparkLife, but NOT THIS! These are real-butt laws. We wanted to find out if... More  →
35 Things You Do For Fun That May Be Illegal Where You Live

Is Teen Tanning About to Be Banned?

By Jennifer GrudzieckiMay 31, 2012
Watch out, all ye summer sunbathers: the governments about to pass a law that's going to stop you from laying in the... More  →
Is Teen Tanning About to Be Banned?

Auntie SparkNotes: To Booze, or Not to Booze

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 31, 2009
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I'm a senior in high school. When I was first starting high school, I promised myself that I wouldn't drink... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: To Booze, or Not to Booze