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September 13, 2011 / Pop Culture

The season premiere of Fox’s hit TV show Glee is only a week away. As part of the promotion of the new season, last week the network put out a series of “yearbook” class photos of the cast.

As a show about a high school choir group, it’s not the first time Glee has used a yearbook reference.

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August 22, 2011 / Pop Culture

It’s always fun to go back to your old yearbooks and flip through the photos of you and your friends, just to see how times have changed.

Just as popular are old yearbook photos of celebrities, so we can all get a glimpse of their school days before they were famous. SI.com has done that this week with a new photo gallery of some famous athletes and images from their high school yearbooks.

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July 11, 2011 / Pop Culture

It’s summer, and school might be on break, but yearbooks are still getting plenty of mentions in the Twitter-verse.

Things we learned this week – heartfelt signatures are always the best, the yearbook is a great place for aspiring photogs to show off their work and the yearbook can even help cure boredom during these dog days of summer.

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May 4, 2011 / Pop Culture

May means yearbooks are starting to get delivered at spring distribution schools everywhere. In our latest Twitter update, you can see from the Tweets that students are excited about getting the book, looking back on the year and cherishing the memories.

@katesnow94 Today was the best ever! passed out yearbooks, had a pizza party, and looked at the yearbooks for hours:) #lifesgood

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February 17, 2011 / Pop Culture

Plenty of people know model Brooklyn Decker, now that she’s one of the stars of the current hit movie Just Go With It starring Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston.

But not as many people probably know that Decker was a passionate yearbook staff member in high school not that long ago.

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January 7, 2011 / Pop Culture

Our first yearbook update from the Twitterverse for the new year contains the normal dose of poignant reminders about what makes the yearbook so special. However, the Yearbooks Blog most certainly always endorses all fire safety practices!

@joeybroyles Going through high school yearbooks. Don’t miss high school? These yearbooks are one of the first things I’d run into a house on fire for.

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December 2, 2010 / Pop Culture

Our frequent looks through the Twitter universe for all the chatter on yearbooks always show just how valuable they are in preserving memories. Besides, as this week’s entry shows, you will need that yearbook 10 years from now when your classmate ends up famous on TV.

@twhyrock BAHHHH! I just saw someone I went to MIDDLE SCHOOL with on TV. ripped thru all my yearbooks til i found her. C R A Z Y!

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October 8, 2010 / News / Pop Culture

We hope everyone enjoyed National Yearbook Week, and celebrated yearbooks in their own way. As a way to wrap up, here is our latest collection of yearbook chatter from the world of Twitter. As always, the voices provide proof the memories collected in your yearbooks will stick with you for a long time.

@Allm0nddj0yy: Looking at my middle school yearbook and im crying wow i have came a long way #dramaticmoment

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September 22, 2010 / Pop Culture

With a new school year well under way, it’s time to take another look around the Twitter-verse and see what is being said about yearbooks.

Once again this week, we are treated to some valuable wisdom. We learned that it is very important to be on your game during picture day or it will haunt you for a long time. Also, be careful where you store your old yearbooks!

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