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The 5 Most Irritating Political Facebook Friends

By ContributorAugust 2, 2012
What with the elections coming our way and TVs and computers filling with blatant smear campaigns from both sides, your social networks... More  →
The 5 Most Irritating Political Facebook Friends

Happy Belated Birthday, Malia!

By EmmaJuly 5, 2012
How perfect is it that Malia Obama's birthday is July 4? So patriotic! So summery! We were too busy eating hot dogs... More  →
Happy Belated Birthday, Malia!

Current Events: Elections, Facebook, and the War on Women

By ContributorMay 24, 2012

Hello, my dear Sparklers! Lots to talk about today. But first, I’d like to address some comments about the bias in my

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Current Events: Elections, Facebook, and the War on Women

We Support Obama's Stance on Gay Marriage

By Emily WinterMay 10, 2012
Yesterday, President Barack Obama publicly announced his support for same-sex marriage. With a nation split on the issue and elections coming up... More  →
We Support Obama's Stance on Gay Marriage

Current Events: Economy, Austerity, and Elections

By ContributorMay 9, 2012
Hello, my magnificent Sparklers! Before we jump into the news of the day, a quick announcement: this column is officially... More  →
Current Events: Economy, Austerity, and Elections

A Super Simplified Rundown of the Presidential Candidates

By Valerie BurnApril 9, 2012
Politics can be hard to understand, especially when you don’t even get to vote yet. Still, it’s probably important to know what... More  →
A Super Simplified Rundown of the Presidential Candidates

Blogging the State of the Union

By ContributorJanuary 28, 2010
YES! Sparkler camip0p (live) blogged the State of the Union Address for us! And she did an amazing job! So... More  →
Blogging the State of the Union

Fighting Thursday Boredom, One Presidential Light Saber at a Time

By kat_rosenfieldSeptember 17, 2009
It’s Thursday, and we’re bored. The solution? A collection of cool things from around the web that’ll help us (and you!) pass... More  →
Fighting Thursday Boredom, One Presidential Light Saber at a Time