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Awesome Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 14, 2010
All facetiousness aside (man oh man, do we love to use that word), it seems you guys really DO like mean girls. Or you at least like a sassy and stupendously-edited combination of dialogue from the Mean Girls movie and clips from all the choicest... More  →
Awesome Thing of the Week

Open Thread for July 14

By Emily WinterJuly 14, 2010
This pic comes from dancedancedance528, and we love it because this cat looks just like this ed feels. Blarg! Neverending jetlag!... More  →
Open Thread for July 14

Open Thread for July 13

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 13, 2010
Eebyoneh sent us this photo, and since it includes our two favorite things, high fives and er, hands (we're lying about the "hands" part), we just HAD to use it. We're off to go practice somersaults in the hallway, but have a SPLENDID... More  →
Open Thread for July 13

Cute Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 12, 2010
'Sup, Sparklers? Have you missed Cute Thing of the Week somethin' awful? We have! We were desolate without our weekly dose of adorableness (we skipped it on July 5th because of the holiday), so we're going OVER THE TOP and giving you two photos to... More  →
Cute Thing of the Week

Open Thread for July 12

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 12, 2010
EMILY'S BACK! EMILY'S BACK! EMILY'S BACK FROM HONG KONNNGGGGG!! Ahem. Whatever. Like we even care. We're not even sure if Hong Kong is a real place. But assuming that it is, we think it may be in China, which is why this pic submission from ... More  →
Open Thread for July 12

Open Thread for July 11

By EmmaJuly 11, 2010
We're so hot, we feel like grumpy loaves of bread in an oven shaped like Brooklyn. So we were very excited to get this delicious cold treat from HarryPotterLoverGrL.

Hey Sparkitors!

I know that you editors at Spark Notes are probably... More  →

Open Thread for July 11

The Friday Awards

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 9, 2010
Here's the dirt, Sparklers: Emily, being the heartless cad that she is, has temporarily abandoned us for the far more exciting and exotic locale of Hong Kong, and she is currently rubbing elbows with the Dali Lama (literally, not figuratively) while we slave away at... More  →
The Friday Awards

Open Thread for July 9

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 9, 2010
GOTCHA! You TOTALLY thought that we forgot about today's open thread, didn't you?!? WROONNNGGG. We were just saving it until now to build suspense. Or something. Fine, we totally forgot about it and feel super terrible. HAPPY NOW?! On top of being plagued by forgetfulness and... More  →
Open Thread for July 9

Open Thread for July 8

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 8, 2010
We love ourselves a good literary pet name, and this one is ACES: meet Elena28's hilarious African grey congo parrot, Hawthorne.  As she explains: He's named for Nathaniel Hawthorne, author of The Scarlet Letter.  Why?  Because he has a scarlet tail, of... More  →
Open Thread for July 8

Awesome Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 7, 2010
There's nothing we like better than mean, gossipy girls. Admit it: they're just the BEST. They're so...mean! And gossipy! Are you with us? Of course you're not. BECAUSE WE'RE BEING FACETIOUS, SPARKLERS. And we are only facetious when we are in an EXCELLENT mood, which... More  →
Awesome Thing of the Week