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  • 15 Things We’ll Have to Explain to Our Kids [Photos]

    15 Things We’ll Have to Explain to Our Kids [Photos]

    I'm probably one of the most nostalgic people you'll ever meet. I love to go back to the past and relive simpler times. Reminiscing with friends about great moments, laughing about the funny things we used to do...bring it on! It just feels good. I wanted to compile a list of some of the things that we all grew up with that don't even exist anymore or will soon be extinct with each new iPad that comes out.

  • The 11 Days that Shaped 2011

    The 11 Days that Shaped 2011

    AOL is taking the "best of" approach in 2011 to a whole new level this year. While the rest of the Internet (including ourselves) is focusing on "newsworthy" events like Kim Kardashian's 72 day fake marriage to Kris Dumpfries and the perfect storm that was Rebecca Black, AOL has honed in on celebrating and remembering the loudest 11 days that took place in 2011.

  • Professors Don’t Dig Chatspeak

    Professors Don’t Dig Chatspeak

    Yeah, it may seem totes obvi to you, but it seems that many students are taking their AIM lingo to class and their professors aren't LOLing. In fact, they're getting pretty pissed. And who wouldn't when students are starting their emails off with, "Yo, teach"? (For realz.)

  • Weekly Wrap Up: Missing Middle School

    Weekly Wrap Up: Missing Middle School

    It has been a week of reminiscing for me. It seemed as though everywhere I looked there was something that reminded me of the happier days of my childhood.

  • And This Is Why Moms Should Not Use The Internet

    And This Is Why Moms Should Not Use The Internet

    OMG. How many times have you seen this in your life? There should be a law against moms using IMs. Or any technology for that matter.

  • AOL Screenname Memories

    AOL Screenname Memories

    I remember when I got America Online for the first time. I was in second grade and acquired the coveted CD Rom disk from my...

  • The Love List: Middle School Treasures

    The Love List: Middle School Treasures

    [Welcome to my Weekly Love List, a list on all things I love. Because if I love them, well, obviously you may (and should) love...

  • The Facebook Status Problem

    The Facebook Status Problem

    I’ve written about my various issues with Facebook before, but the improper use of the Facebook status now tops my list of things that drive...

  • Candy Dish: Madonna’s Got Some Secrets

    Candy Dish: Madonna’s Got Some Secrets

    Madonna’s secret recordings (no, they are not sex tapes!). Forget the girl with her heart on her sleeve; wear your uterus on your undies? Some...

  • 1-800-How’s My Editing?: Talk to Us, Baby!

    1-800-How’s My Editing?: Talk to Us, Baby!

    Got a burning question, a helpful comment, topics or other things you’d like to us to cover? Think you know the perfect way for CC...

  • America’s Tweenophelia And Why It Has To Stop

    America’s Tweenophelia And Why It Has To Stop

    The time has come for someone to stand up and scream at the top of their lungs, “America, stop being disgusting and sexualizing 15-year-old girls!!”...

  • www.I’mAddictedtoTheInternet.Com

    www.I’mAddictedtoTheInternet.Com

    I spend about 10 hours a day online at work. When I finally dislodge my ass from the chair and head home for the evening,...

  • Rejection Made Easy: Dis-missals

    Rejection Made Easy: Dis-missals

    A lot of people have told me that they are eternally grateful to be on my good side. It seems that I can be quite...

  • Really Old Lady Marries Really Young Guy

    Really Old Lady Marries Really Young Guy

    Powered by AOL Video I’m totally for love conquering all and knowing no bounds and all that fluffy good stuff, but honestly, does anyone really...

  • Colbie Calliat is no Britney, Thank God.

    Colbie Calliat is no Britney, Thank God.

    MySpace has brought many an artist to the musical forefront, and Colbie Calliat is no exception. However, unlike many artists today, Calliat (like ballet) writes...

  • Teachers Pull Guns on 6th Grade Class!

    Teachers Pull Guns on 6th Grade Class!

    I understand that school systems all over the country are trying to fight back, but this could be a little overboard. There used to be...

  • AIM Marriage Proposal … For Real

    AIM Marriage Proposal … For Real

    As I was browsing the internet on a snowy Sunday, I came across something that really made me wonder if AIM usage has reached a...