We ranked the worst breakups in literature
Tfw you don't have the energy to deal with Mr. Rochester
How indecisive are you on a scale from 1 to Hamlet?
Classic literature, mansplained
Why Hermione should've dated Fred instead
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Hiding My Fiancé from My Racist Parents
October 10, 2018
Hi Auntie SparkNotes,
After I graduated college, I went to serve in the Peace Corps. In one of the villages I lived in,
Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Keeps Offending People
January 29, 2018
I have a friend (let's call him Tommy) and I think he might be a bit racist, or the very least,
What Racist? I Didn't ... Racist
Suzanne Collins Knows What's What with Civil Rights; Look at What
Can Teach Us About Racism Today
June 21, 2017
This post was originally published in 2014, but its message will always be relevant.—Sparkitors
You probably know the phrase, "Panem today, Panem tomorrow,...
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Police My White Friend's Language?
February 24, 2017
I was Skyping with a very dear (white) friend of mine the other day and it seemed that he had no
Auntie SparkNotes: My Friends Won't Stop Using an Offensive Term
January 4, 2016
A while ago, I did something I normally don't have the courage to do—I called someone out on a very offensive
Go Set A Watchman
We Just Reached the Best & Worst Parts of
Go Set a Watchman
July 21, 2015
We're reading Part VI of
Go Set a Watchman
(and we recapped the previous parts in HILARIOUS DETAIL
Racism In America
Celebrities React to the Devastating Attack in Charleston
June 18, 2015
Look Who's Been Tumblring
Our Bestie Rue/Amandla Stenberg Explains Black Hair and Cultural Appropriation
April 17, 2015
Our BFF-ship with Amandla Stenberg, Rue in
The Hunger Games
, goes all the way back to 2012, when
Chelsea Dagger got
On The Plus Side
Should Frats (and Srats) Be Banned?
March 23, 2015
If you've seen
Revenge of the Nerds
(an underrated personal fave),
Meet Me In St. Louis With An Army Tank
Da Newz: Michael Brown, Ferguson, and Why St. Louis Is A Lot Like Where You Live
H. Alan Scott
August 18, 2014
In this edition of Da Newz, H Alan, a St. Louis, MO, native, picks through the issues in Ferguson, where an unarmed...
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Every Person You're Going to Meet in High School, Summed Up in a Single Sentence
Great American Novels, Ranked by How Much We Hate Them
20 of the Most Heartbreaking Lines in Literature (If These Don't Make You Cry You're a Monster)
If the Characters from
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Everything Holiday Movies Lied to Me About
How Test Prep Changes More than Your SAT Score (Really!)
9 Literary Friendships That Will Definitely Show Up On Your English Quiz
Auntie SparkNotes: Is My Girlfriend Dating Someone Else?!
22 Other Things Tumblr Has Probably Decided to Ban
QUIZ: Which Type of Person Are You in Group Projects?
15 Literary Quotes That Will Get You Through Tough Times
9 of the Most Satisfying Deaths in Fiction, Ranked
Gorgeous Illustrations of Sirius, James, & the Marauders at Hogwarts!