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Harry Potter and the absolutely absurd titles fans think of

Emma Watson as Hermione Granger. Image courtesy of Warner Brothers<p>Harry Potter already has some crazy titles. So what are fans deciding to do? Well, …

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Harry Potter theory: Is Umbridge only horrible because she wears the horcrux?

Our brains hurt.<p><i>Harry Potter</i> fans are always discovering things about the world of witchcraft and wizardry.<p>From the realisation that James and Lily …

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OMG, there’s a new Harry Potter activewear line

Black Milk Clothing’s upcoming Team Hogwarts line is the latest appendage of the $25 billion boy wizard franchise<p><i>Accio</i>, spandex?<p>Black Milk, an …

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'He began to eat Hermione's family': bot tries to write Harry Potter book – and fails in magic ways

After being fed all seven Potter tales, a predictive keyboard has produced a tale that veers from almost genuine to gloriously bonkers<p>JK Rowling must be thanking Dumbledore that she has her Cormoran Strike series to fall back on, after a predictive keyboard wrote a new Harry Potter story using her …

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A predictive keyboard wrote a new Harry Potter chapter and it’s bizarre

It’s often been said (by me) that <i>Harry Potter</i> is a work of art that cannot be improved upon.<p>But now, a new chapter has been created using predictive text…and I still stand by my initial statement. The new section is hardly J.K. Rowling worthy - but it’s still well worth a read, if only for a good …

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Why You Have to Read Leia, Princess of Alderaan Before Seeing The Last Jedi

Politics is wearing your best poker face. 16-year-old Princess Leia Organa of planet Alderaan learns this the hard way when she stiffly applauds the …

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This New Harry Potter Chapter, Written With Predictive Keyboards, Is Magically Unhinged

By now, millions of readers across the world are familiar with the tone and voice J.K. Rowling used to approach the main <i>Harry Potter</i> novels, which …

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Harry Potter Game Will Finally Send Fans To Hogwarts To Study Like A Wizard, So Magic Is Real Now

Yer a wizard, Harry … and anyone else who wants to be! A new Harry Potter mobile game has been announced that’s going to fulfill the dream of every …

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Stuff We Love: Two books to transport you to where you really belong: Hogwarts

You don't have to be Hermione Granger to appreciate a pair of new tomes that take a deep dive into the real-life lore and painstaking artistry that …

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33 Magical Stocking Stuffers For Every "Harry Potter" Fan

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Why So Sirius: 15 Hilariously Dank Harry Potter Memes

Consisting of seven main novels, three spinoff books, nine movies and more installments in development, the Harry Potter series has plenty of …

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If Hermione Granger Rewrote Harry Potter, This Is What The Series Would Look Like

Growing up, for most of us, Harry Potter was the first hero. He saved the world, defeated the bad guy, and accomplished great things with the use of …

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Traditional Chinese medicine: Eye of newt and toe of frog

<b>‘Double, double toil and trouble; fire burn, and cauldron bubble’</b> <b></b><b>chant the three witches in the cavern, lightening flashing outside, in Act 4, Scene</b> …

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A Mighty Girl's Top Holiday Deals of the Week

<i>A Mighty Girl's round-up of the top deals of the week on girl-empowering toys!</i><p>If you love A Mighty Girl's 2017 Girl Empowerment Holiday Gift Guide, …

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Five Set Friday: Eryn Orysiuk | Canadian University Sports Network

There is nothing more exciting than seeing two great volleyball teams going the distance — to the end of the line — to a five-setter. This weekly …

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This 'Deathly Hallows' Quote Proves That Hermione Waited Six Years For The Perfect Moment To Get Back At Ron

For Potterheads around the world, dissecting the magically dense wizarding canon laid out by J.K. Rowling seems to be a favorite pastime. And of …

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30+ Bookish Gifts That Aren’t Books

Holiday season is upon us! Hooray!<p>If you’re anything like me, the day after Thanksgiving means you’re officially in full Holiday mode. I have my hot …

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J.K. Rowling Releases Statement on Depp’s Casting: “Conscience Isn’t Governable by Committee”

Previously, I spoke about my very strong feelings about Johnny Depp being cast in the Fantastic Beats franchise, and why I think he doesn’t belong …

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Are Rey & Kylo Ren Related? 'Star Wars' Fans Are Wondering Their History

<i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is days away from release, and fans are at a fever pitch with theories. One thing we know: Rian Johnson has promised that we …

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New Harry Potter concept design prints released by MinaLima

You are, of course, familiar with the Time-Turner, the Triwizard Cup and the Goblet of Fire, as seen in the Harry Potter films. Now you have a chance …

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2017's top 10 most tweeted-about movies in the U.S.

Ian CohenFrom superhero salvation to steamy sadomasochism, 2017 offered up a bevvy of unique movies to keep audiences entertained and engaged.And …

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5 ways that medieval history might have inspired 'Harry Potter'

From fantastic beasts to the mysterious science of alchemy, JK Rowling’s Harry Potter series is filled with medieval references. Here, Hetta Howes …

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Rupert Grint Can't Watch The 'Harry Potter' Movies & Honestly, We Can't Blame Him

Even though the <i>Harry Potter</i> movies are named after, well, Harry Potter, everyone knows that the series would be nothing without his redheaded …

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WATCH: 5 times witches were the good guys

Witches have often gotten a bad rap on big and small screens as evil practitioners of black magic. Take for example <i>The Wizard of Oz</i>’s Wicked Witch of …

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Lumos is giving us all the Harry Potter goodness we want!

Emma Watson as Hermione Granger. Image courtesy of Warner Brothers<p>J.K Rowling’s charity, Lumos, does amazing work for underprivileged children. And …

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9 Harry Potter plot holes that still keep us up at night

Harry Potter will always be regarded as one of the best book and film franchises of our generation, but that doesn't mean it's flawless. Actually, there are a number of things in the world of witchcraft and wizardry that don't <i>really</i> make sense. Here are nine that are still keeping us up at night.

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12 life lessons we learned from Harry Potter

The Harry Potter franchise has been in our lives for as long as we can remember, and as well as various theories and fan questions keeping us up at night, we've definitely learned some things from the books and films that can be applied to every day life.<p><b>1. Friends are about quality, not quantity</b><p>If …

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Emma Watson is one of the best and we’re lucky to have her!

PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: Emma Watson attends 'The Circle' Paris Photocall at Hotel Le Bristol on June 22, 2017 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le …

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In the world of Harry Potter, where would you be?

Emma Watson as Hermione Granger. Image courtesy of Warner Brothers<p>We all know what our Hogwarts house would be if we were in the Harry Potter series. …

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Harry Potter fans, pack your trunks to visit the boy wizard’s magical film studios

The Great Hall<p>The Weasley’s Kitchen<p>Dumbledore's office<p>It has been almost two decades since the first Harry Potter novel, <i>Harry Potter and the</i> …

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