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Guide to Freshman Year

By Emily WinterOctober 27, 2010
Everyone is scared of high school. Everyone! Even ninjas. More  →
Open Thread for October 27

Open Thread for October 26

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 26, 2010
muffinsarejustbetter sent us these stunningly gorgeous photographs along with the understatement of the century: So I take pictures of random butterflies. Then they turn out pretty well. UH, YEAH. If by "pretty well," you mean "NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC QUALITY," then you are exactly... More  →

The Friday Awards: Monday Edition

By ContributorOctober 25, 2010
HAGS sent us The Friday Awards at 7:30 p.m. on Friday. We were already out salsa dancing! —Sparkitors Why hello there! You have found your way to last week’s Friday Awards! This week, the obsession of this Sparklewarder (other than YouTube and SparkLife, of course) has been... More  →
The Friday Awards: Monday Edition

Cute Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 25, 2010
It should go without saying that this is our favorite picture ever, but just in case there was any doubt: THIS IS OUR FAVORITE PICTURE EVER. And can you argue? Kristin's photo of her... More  →

Open Thread for October 25

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 25, 2010
Suporna sent us this totally j'awesome (that's like "awesome," but with an unnecessary "j" for added coolness) drawing and the following email: I made this drawing for two reasons: one, to thank those who got me 2 Friwards (first evahhh!), and two, to show... More  →

Open Thread for October 24

By EmmaOctober 24, 2010
falineaz's email and pic made us laugh, shudder, wince, and almost vom (baby guts cookies!!!), all in one glorious moment. She is probably a genius. This is Tobias Oliver Matthew, my flour baby from 8th grade Family Life class. He deserves to be on... More  →
Open Thread for October 24

Open Thread for October 23

By EmmaOctober 23, 2010
charmedgiirl14 sent in a request along with her pic: Could you ask the Sparklers for today's open thread for an idea of a good game to teach a class full of high schoolers involving candy (the game, not the high schoolers)? We have a few... More  →
Open Thread for October 23

Choose Your SparkNotes Flag: Round THE END

By Emily WinterOctober 22, 2010
On the LEFT,  all the way from contribute@sparknotes.com, please give a eerily animalistic hoot and holler for FLAG NUMBER 29!!! Weighing in at a mere 401 pixels, Flag 29 is coached by Sparkler prolife795,... More  →
Choose Your SparkNotes Flag: Round THE END

Interview With A Sparkler: Round "Who ARE You People?!"

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 22, 2010
First things first: you guys are TRIPPIN'. We haven't seen an identity crisis this bad since the late, great Are You Harry Potter? debate back in June—and even then, no one claimed to be Chuck Norris. But alas, we have only ourselves to... More  →

Open Thread for October 22

By Emily WinterOctober 22, 2010
Two Empire State Buildings?! We. Are. Dumbfounded! Details in this letter... Dear Sparkitors: Here's a picture I took in NYC of the Empire State Building. You guys are in NYC, right? So you've seen the Empire State Building? Well, I bet you didn't know there were two of... More  →
Open Thread for October 22