Category Archives: Harry Potter

Out, damn Dore!

Well, this is interesting. J.K. Rowling has outed one of the main characters of her best-selling Harry Potter series, telling fans in New York that the wizard Albus Dumbledore, head of Hogwarts school, is gay. Speaking at Carnegie Hall on … Continue reading

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Harry Potter: Utterly Perfect?

I’m the first hit on Google for Harry Potter civil disobedience. I like that. It wasn’t my intent. But I like it. I’m also the first hit for lyrics schmyrics and I like that too. But that’s neither here nor … Continue reading

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The Subtle Harry Potter

So I no longer have access to all the groovy webtools I’d accumulated on my otherwise ancient office computer on which I’ve worked (well, sometimes) for six years. So I have little idea where my hits are coming from these … Continue reading

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Pokin’ More Fun at Harry Potter

So here’s the thing: I really enjoy the Harry Potter books. I do. But they’re so incredibly overrated and amoral (at best) that whenever someone gets a good shot in—and it unfortunately tends to be somewhat rare—I can’t help but … Continue reading

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Not So Wild about Harry, Redux

So, Steve the Llama Butcher linked to my earlier Harry Potter piece with a KILLER question I desperately wish I’d thought of. Then again, what do you expect? I am merely one side of the radio dial. He is a … Continue reading

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…fear to tread…

So if you’re part of the western world, you may not know who Karl Rove is but you damn sure know that the latest Harry Potter book has been released. I’ve not read it yet and when last I checked, … Continue reading

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