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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: let the beasts be free

November 21, 2016 16:31:23 Posted at November 21, 2016 16:31:23
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Lainey can’t believe I’m Gryffindor. We had a whole conversation about it—she thinks I should be Ravenclaw-but if you need proof, Lainey is a loud and proud Slytherin, and Gryffindors live to cockblock Slytherins, which will explain my review of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which I didn’t love. Full Story

Diary Of A Bad Hufflepuff

November 16, 2016 18:34:37 Posted at November 16, 2016 18:34:37
Duana Posted by Duana
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WENN

Like all of us, I was sorted on Pottermore. I don’t know if most people feel like they’re pulled in many…I had valid options for more than a few of the questions. Then when the Hufflepuff banner came down, I was horrified. You go through an entire personality test just to be told you don’t have a personality? So I wore my Huff yellow with. Full Story

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JK Rowling on Depp and Dumbledore

November 11, 2016 17:21:33 Posted at November 11, 2016 17:21:33
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Wenn, Ben Gabbe/ Taylor Hill/ ANGELA WEISS/ Michael Stewart/ Getty Images

It was confirmed this week that Johnny Depp has indeed been cast as Gellert Grindelwald in the sequel to Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them. Many fans then expressed disappointment in light of his divorce from Amber Heard and the allegations – and accompanying photos and texts and witnesses – of domestic abuse. Full Story

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Fantastic Beasts has no owls

September 28, 2016 18:45:04 Posted at September 28, 2016 18:45:04
Sarah Posted by Sarah

But it does have a really cool golden bird. A new trailer for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has come out and this one gives a better look at Newt Scamander’s many fantastic beasts, among them, a golden bird that is maybe a thunderbird. There are, however, no owls. Am very disappointed as I got a great grey owl Full Story

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Monday, August 15, 2016

Dear Gossips,

I had an “I wish I thought of this” moment looking at my inbox this weekend. What if the Sorting Hat went to the aquatic centre? How would each swimming stroke – and the athletes who represent them – be divided into their respective Hogwarts Houses? The following comes from the brilliant mind of a reader called Molly, aka Zuzu.  Read Full Intro

On the pronunciation of Delphi

August 10, 2016 16:22:06 Posted at August 10, 2016 16:22:06
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Duana and I posted our Harry Potter And The Cursed Child podcast yesterday. I’ve embedded it again below if you’ve not yet had a chance to listen. One of the things we ended up arguing over, which we never intended to argue over, but that’s how these conversations go, was the pronunciation of “Delphi”. Full Story

More Fantastic, More Magic

August 3, 2016 15:10:09 Posted at August 3, 2016 15:10:09
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Judging from the reviews of Suicide Squad – Sarah’s review was posted earlier today – Warner Bros still can’t figure out how to get the DC Universe right. It has however done a great job building the world of Harry Potter. Full Story