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J.K. Rowling apologizes for killing Harry Potter villain Severus Snape

It’s seems that fans aren’t the only ones who mourn Snape.

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Burn! J.K. Rowling Smacks Down Hater Who Threatens to Burn Her Books

We love J.K. Rowling for her expansive and surprisingly realistic look at wizards in her famed Harry Potter series. But we also love her for her sharp mind and sharper tongue. So when one hater threatened her on Twitter, she came up with a comeback so full of fire, the entire internet felt the burn. […]

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Android users will be able to cast Harry Potter spells on their phones

I love my iPhone, I really do. But unlike the Android phone, it isn’t a magic wand in disguise. Yes, you read that right. The Android phone is about to become imbued with the power of Harry Potter. According to the Verge, Google and Warner Bros. have teamed up to create a phone that responds […]

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J.K. Rowling shares her rejection letters, again proving she’s awesome

J.K. Rowling is one of the world’s most successful writers, with several hundred million pounds in the bank and more awards you can shake a seven-book series at. But you wouldn’t know it from her rejection letters. Rowling’s first novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (known in the U.S. as Sorcerer’s Stone), had been rejected […]

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How J.K. Rowling Took Sweet Revenge on Comedian Stephen Fry

Whatever you do, don’t piss off grande dame of the Harry Potter series, J.K. Rowling. If you do, she will use her wizardry—and her pen—to get even. Just ask actor/comedian Stephen Fry. Some of you may know Fry from his roles on Blackadder, V for Vendetta, and Jeeves and Wooster, while others may be familiar with his […]

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