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How to Impress People at College

By ContributorSeptember 2, 2009
We love this post by Sparkler iamem19 because it ventures into territory many of us are too embarrassed to talk... More  →
How to Impress People at College

Say Goodbye to Summer (with the Beatles)

By Jonathan_FlaxAugust 31, 2009
The Beatles were officially together less than ten years, yet as the new "The Beatles: Rock Band" game makes clear,... More  →
Say Goodbye to Summer (with the Beatles)

Band of the Week: The Drums

By Jonathan_FlaxAugust 28, 2009
The Drums are quite new—they played their first show in May of this year—and already the Brooklyn foursome is hyped to the... More  →
Band of the Week: The Drums

Songs for the Remaining Sunny Days

By Matt_HunzikerAugust 25, 2009

As we’ve noted recently, fall is coming fast. That means school, cooler weather, less sunlight, and (in

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Songs for the Remaining Sunny Days

What Did You Do on Your Summer Vacation?

By Rupinder_GillAugust 14, 2009
"What did you do on your summer vacation?" Three teachers and 20 sort-of friends inevitably ask this question at the beginning of... More  →
What Did You Do on Your Summer Vacation?

Fall Things We Can't Wait For

By Joe_LynchAugust 14, 2009
Are you freaking out because summer is almost over? We say, let summer go! Take a stand and say that fall/autumn is... More  →
Fall Things We Can't Wait For

Summer Things We Won't Miss

By Joe_LynchAugust 6, 2009
Summer’s sweaty freedom may be coming to a close, but we take solace in thinking about all the summery things we’ll be... More  →
Summer Things We Won't Miss

Five Things That Annoy Lifeguards

By ContributorAugust 5, 2009
Lifeguard Sparkler keepswimminfhs says writing this post was like free therapy. Enjoy! —SparkNotes As summer heads into its last throes... More  →
Five Things That Annoy Lifeguards

What Does Your Summer Say About You?

By Katie_RolnickAugust 5, 2009
Summertime can be very revealing, especially at the beach (ba-dum-ching!). But seriously, you can learn a lot about yourself during... More  →
What Does Your Summer Say About You?

Songs For Summer Rides

By Jonathan_FlaxAugust 4, 2009
It doesn’t take long—30, 40 minutes?—after you finally get your first car to realize a universal sonic truth: some music just sounds... More  →
Songs For Summer Rides