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Open Thread for October 15

By Emily WinterOctober 15, 2010
Stunning! As if we didn't have enough reasons to plan a vacation to Oregon. Thanks, greenflamingo001 for the incredible pic!... More  →
Open Thread for October 15

Choose Your SparkNotes Flag: Round 3 (The Final Four!)

By Emily WinterOctober 14, 2010
Do you hear that Sparklers?! That's the sound of ROUND 3, which sounds like...um, pancakes on the griddle? Sizzle and rise, baby. Sizzle. And. Rise. We'd love to drag this competition out forever, but since there's a good chance we're being attacked by aliens... More  →
Choose Your SparkNotes Flag: Round 3 (The Final Four!)

Open Thread for October 14

By Emily WinterOctober 14, 2010
But not TOO high! According2Me sent us this most amazing photo of all time. We're going to make it into a bedspread and put it in our Makeout Van, right beside our lava lamps and animal print pillow collection. Oh don't look at us like... More  →

Awesome Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 13, 2010
WHEW. It seems we've recovered from the Great (Awesome Thing) Depression—this video may have earned a miserable 1.96 last week, but you've restored our confidence in your scoring abilities by giving our most recent clip an 8.94. To... More  →
Awesome Thing of the Week

Open Thread for October 13

By Emily WinterOctober 13, 2010
Bread with a smiley face in it?!?!? Holy grilled cheesus! Thanks for this picture, Mystery Sparkler. It's a miracle!... More  →
Open Thread for October 13

The Tuesday Awards! (From Friday)

By ContributorOctober 12, 2010
We sat at our desks all day Friday wondering where the Friday Awards were. We still don't know what happened to them (Gary ate 'em?), but we DO know that the Hilarity Award Distribution Society worked really hard to put this batch of awards from... More  →
The Tuesday Awards! (From Friday)

Open Thread for October 12

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 12, 2010
Today's OT is a super-special birthday shout-out from long-time Sparkler Amarantha to her little sis, Amarantha's_Sister. Amarantha sent in this great photo and the following story: My sister and I went to a town in Minnesota,... More  →
Open Thread for October 12

Cute Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 11, 2010
Okay, so we're out of inexplicable presidential references, but don't fret: we're moving on to bigger and better things. Namely, Star Wars. Why? Because of what Julia said about her pup, Shadow... More  →
Cute Thing of the Week

Open Thread for October 11

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 11, 2010
We're absolutely inspired by this pic by aspiring photographer Kolizzle; the depth of field is perfect, the color composition is spectacular, the exposure time is IDEAL for those light conditions—okay, so we have no idea what we're talking about, but... More  →
Open Thread for October 11

Open Thread for October 10

By Emily WinterOctober 10, 2010
Sparkler SpacemanSpiff777 and Maverick the cat win. At life. That is... More  →
Open Thread for October 10