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We Need a New Intern Approximately RIGHT NOW

By Emily WinterApril 26, 2011
Our fantastic intern Jenny is LEAVING US. This feels just like the day my biological parents stopped the limo on a dirt road outside of Tulsa, opened my door, told me to be a champ, then sped off into the sunny haze, forever. But we're not panicking.... More  →
We Need a New Intern Approximately RIGHT NOW

Stock Photo Face-Off: The Schmexiest Math Teacher Ever

By Kathryn_WilliamsApril 26, 2011
In our last edition of Stock Photo Face-Off, we whipped our hair back and forth. After we got out of traction (fun!), we tallied the votes for the most baffling/cringe-inducing/outlandish/eccentric/unusable stock photo of the bunch. The winner was "The Birds! The... More  →

Open Thread for April 26

By Chelsea DaggerApril 26, 2011
SOMEONE WROTE A JINGLE ABOUT US. Yes, it's true: SparkLife is now SO famous that we have our own theme song, authored by the brilliant 'olwhatshername. Here's her story of the moment when inspiration struck: I was on the OT, and a new sparkler... More  →
Open Thread for April 26

Open Thread for April 25

By Chelsea DaggerApril 25, 2011
HOPPY DAY AFTER EASTER! We just HAD to squeeze a rabbit joke in somewhere; thank you, rhymenocerous16, for sending us this photo of Peggy and giving us the opportunity. We hope all of you Easter-celebraters ate... More  →
Open Thread for April 25

Open Thread for April 24

By EmmaApril 24, 2011
Your Sparkitors are so famous, we show up everywhere, even in European history! Allow super_deluxe to explain: During european history, me and my friend Daniel play a game called rice bowl, which is, *ahem* intellectually stimulating. Of course. Anyhow, we played the SparkLife edition today... More  →
Open Thread for April 24

Open Thread for April 23

By EmmaApril 23, 2011
Hello Sparkitors! In his Blogging Breaking Dawn, the Amazing Dan mentioned, "in an unaired episode of Sesame Street, Grover used mindfire to lay waste to his enemies." So I drew a picture of said event happening. I'm not sure exactly what you would do with it, but... More  →
Open Thread for April 23

Open Thread for April 22

By Chelsea DaggerApril 22, 2011
Well now. We're not really sure what to say about these guys, so we're gonna let Suporna do the talking: These were the chickens that I cornered in a village hut while I was in India. Every time I approached them, they darted every which... More  →
Open Thread for April 22

Open Thread for April 20

By Chelsea DaggerApril 21, 2011
'olwhatshername not only sent us an awesome post yesterday, she also drew the pic for today's OT! Thank you, Auntie SparkNotes, for introducing us all to the nightmarish, ever-so-hilarious concept of "erotic mimes."... More  →
Open Thread for April 20

Intern's Pick of the Day: Violince (heh)

By Jennifer GrudzieckiApril 20, 2011
Violince. Get it? Violin. Plus Violence. Heheh. Fine, don't laugh. But I bet Apocalyn87 (who sent in the video) will get it. I always wonder if this sort of duel will happen in Central... More  →
Intern's Pick of the Day: Violince (heh)

Open Thread for April 20

By Chelsea DaggerApril 20, 2011
THERE ARE. NO WORDS. We are absolutely OBSESSED with this collage, sent in by fearlessly13—in an unforgettable homage to Dan Bergstein's late, great series, she used EVERY SINGLE DRAWING EVER PRODUCED for Blogging Twilight. We... More  →
Open Thread for April 20