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A Day in the Life of a Magnet School Student

By ContributorMay 27, 2010
We'll just admit it: Sparkler LiterallyNow is smarter than us. We had to look up "defenestrate." And "waffles." —SparkNotes editors... More  →
A Day in the Life of a Magnet School Student

You Know You're a Band Nerd When...

By ContributorMay 3, 2010
Sparkler 9soccerluv9 is an expert on band nerds. We may or may not have rocked a few tuba... More  →
You Know You're a Band Nerd When...

The Perks of Branching Out of Your Social Group

By ContributorApril 21, 2010
becauseiminsane should change her name to becauseimhilarious. —SparkNotes editors Here's the picture: You've been hanging out with the same four kids... More  →
The Perks of Branching Out of Your Social Group

Pi Day Plus One: Things to Do

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 15, 2010
Because March 14th fell on a Sunday this year, your SparkNotes editors are a little late posting about the wonderful phenomenon that... More  →
Pi Day Plus One: Things to Do

A Day in the Life of a College Prep Public Charter School Kid

By ContributorMarch 12, 2010
Sparkler PeoniesAndFlan goes to an actual nerd school?!? Can we go, too? —SparkNotes editors I’ll start out by saying this: I... More  →
A Day in the Life of a College Prep Public Charter School Kid

Badgering Buffalos, Buffaloing Badgers, and Starting a Papaya War

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 8, 2010
When it comes to grammar, linguistics, and the peculiarities of the English language, we at Sparknotes are not afraid to admit the... More  →
Badgering Buffalos, Buffaloing Badgers, and Starting a Papaya War

How to Stage a Nerd Takeover

By ContributorJanuary 27, 2010
Wait, since when are there nerds on this site? Whhhhat?! We're shocked. We're horrified. We're...kidding. Nice work, peaceonearth34! —SparkNotes editors As... More  →
How to Stage a Nerd Takeover

A Reality TV Certified Geek (and Proud of It!)

By Nate DernJanuary 18, 2010
You've probably noticed our funny new writer, Nate Dern. What you may not know about Nate is that he was on the... More  →
A Reality TV Certified Geek (and Proud of It!)

Blank vs. Blank: A Rivalry Breakdown

By Julie KrautJanuary 13, 2010
Entertainment Weekly recently put Lady Gaga and Ke$ha head to head to see who would win in a female pop... More  →
Blank vs. Blank: A Rivalry Breakdown

Best Nerd Moments of 2009

By Dan_BergsteinDecember 29, 2009
Let your geek flag fly. It's a great time to be a nerd. 2009 had many wonderful moments that made the fan-boy or... More  →
Best Nerd Moments of 2009