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Choose Your Sparkler Post Badge: Round 3B

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 23, 2011
Our felicitations, pikori and Badge #8, you are the victor of Round 3A! And our compliments to the Sparklers, for making those tough decisions and voting in the last round. Now, we're on to Round 3B (doesn't that have a nice ring... More  →
Choose Your Sparkler Post Badge: Round 3B

Awesome Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerFebruary 23, 2011
We predicted that last week's clip wouldn't disappoint you, and we were right; it scored a solid 9.33. This week's video, submitted by FrolickingSheep, is pretty much the definition of "badass;" an ordinary girl/¬†ninja-in-training not... More  →
Awesome Thing of the Week

Intern's Pick of the Day

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 23, 2011
Today's pick is a bit odd... in fact, it's probably disturbing. BUT it's also ... More  →
Intern's Pick of the Day

Open Thread for February 23

By Emily WinterFebruary 23, 2011
emrab15 sent us this freaking adorable picture, along with the most polite request that it make onto the Open Threads EVER. emrab15, you are awesome, and so is your puppy, The Bloodsucking Warrior Prince of Black Holes.* *might not actually be his name.... More  →
Open Thread for February 23

Choose Your Sparkler Post Badge: Round 3A

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 22, 2011
And the winner of the final section of Round 2 is... dapenal23 and Badge #48! However, the votes were really super frickin' close, so we're sending Flyergirl13's Badge #49 to Round 3, too. Congratulations, Sparklers! Round 3 is going to... More  →
Choose Your Sparkler Post Badge: Round 3A

Stock Photo Face-Off V

By Kathryn_WilliamsFebruary 22, 2011
Your votes from last week's Stock Photo Face-Off have been tabulated, and we have come to two conclusions: 1) You prefer your old people fully clothed; 2) You need some Boy George in your life. Here you go. You're welcome. The winner,... More  →
Stock Photo Face-Off V

Intern's Pick of the Day

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 22, 2011
Have you guys heard this yet? It's SO cute. Adam Young sung Taylor Swift's song "Enchanted" back to her as a Valentine. Isn't that adorable? Also, I like his version better. Just sayin'. Send in your favorite videos to contribute@sparknotes.com!... More  →
Intern's Pick of the Day

Open Thread for February 22

By Chelsea DaggerFebruary 22, 2011
Guys, we don't even LIKE cats, and these photos still made our cold robot hearts grow three sizes.¬†Here's what Leah, the owner of this little furball, had to say about her precious pet: This is a picture of my cat... More  →
Open Thread for February 22

Choose Your Sparkler Post Badge: Round 2G

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 21, 2011
We have to admit, we're pretty proud of you guys for making that tough decision in the last round. It must've been hard. But word up to FLAG 43, which came out ahead, and will be moving to round 3! Today is the final section of... More  →
Choose Your Sparkler Post Badge: Round 2G

Intern's Pick of the Day

By Jennifer GrudzieckiFebruary 21, 2011
Today's pick is from Sparkitor Emily. Look at all the cute dogs! I want a dog (probably only because I can't have one, but still). The adorable dog in the first picture is Ziggi the Puli who is registered as Cordmaker Rumpus Bumpus. Is that not... More  →
Intern's Pick of the Day