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Open Thread for January 31!

By SparkLifeJanuary 31, 2015
The best way we've seen to take a boring row of houses to A WHOLE NEW LEVEL. Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your username to get your pix on the site!... More  →
Open Thread for January 31!

Taytors Gonna Tate and Other Phrases Tay-Tay Might Copyright

By Valerie BurnJanuary 30, 2015
Everyone's favorite pop star/muse/living doll/best friend Taylor Swift™ can add something new to her resume: trademarker. T-Swizz applied to own the trademark to several Swifty™ phrases, including "Shake It Off"'s "This sick beat."© (Splogger note: WHICH IS WEIRD TO TYPE, BECAUSE IT SHOULD OBVIOUSLY BE TYPED... More  →
Taytors Gonna Tate and Other Phrases Tay-Tay Might Copyright

Do Teens Deserve a Spa Day or Yoga Retreat?

By Anthony DeVitoJanuary 30, 2015
Quadratic equations, William Golding, textiles class. High school comes with its own stresses. Your parents, in their chosen careers, are provided with stress-mitigating devices like squishy balls to squeeze, personal desktop zen gardens, Fitballs to sit on, and the ALL-IMPORTANT SPA DAYS AND YOGA RETREATS. Yes,... More  →
Do Teens Deserve a Spa Day or Yoga Retreat?

Ask Jono: I'm This Guy's Second Choice!

By Jon_SkindzierJanuary 30, 2015
Hi Jono! I sincerely hope I am sending this properly (SparkLife really needs instructions on how to send you emails); if not, I apologize, and whoever's inbox this ends up in, you can just ignore it. Assuming that it actually is you, I would like to take... More  →
Ask Jono: I'm This Guy's Second Choice!

Introducing THE AWKWARD GAMES!

By Page SchumacherJanuary 30, 2015
CALLING ALL SPARKLERS! Welcome to the first ever AWKWARD GAMES! The Awkward Games are exactly like the Hunger Games but with less death.* The Awkward Games are simple. Every week we'll give you a topic, and you'll respond with your most cringe-worthy, terrifying, and, most... More  →
Introducing THE AWKWARD GAMES!

Brand New Insurgent Trailer May Just Shatter Your Computer Screen

By Janet ManleyJanuary 30, 2015
Tris takes a giant (I MEAN GIANT) leap into superhero territory in the new Insurgent trailer, which will be blasting across the nation's television screens during Superbowl—it was all I could do not to tear myself from my cables and leap through a candyglass window... More  →
Brand New <i>Insurgent</i> Trailer May Just Shatter Your Computer Screen

Snowy Selfies from the Cutest People on the Planet!

By Aislinn ShevlinJanuary 30, 2015
Check out what SparkLife-approved famous people are up to in this week’s celebrity Twitter slideshow! More  →
Snowy Selfies from the Cutest People on the Planet!

Open Thread for January 30!

By SparkLifeJanuary 30, 2015
Another great piece of fanart from DoctorClaraHolmes.  This time, Alphonse Elric from Fullmetal Alchemist. Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your username to get your pix on the site!... More  →
Open Thread for January 30!

I Don't Know Whether to Accept Justin Bieber's Apology

By Janet ManleyJanuary 29, 2015
LOOKS LIKE SOMEONE SAW OUR "CELEBS WE'D LIKE TO SEE LESS OF IN 2015" POST. Fallen angel Justin Bieber has just done the impossible... No, he hasn't grown a beard. Nope. He hasn't traveled to Germany with legal documentation stating that he is the guardian of... More  →
I Don't Know Whether to Accept Justin Bieber's Apology