Tag Archives: Albus Dumbledore

Second Wave of “Harry Potter” POP! Vinyl Figures Revealed!

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The "Harry Potter" Wave 2 figures from Funko POP! are coming! Read more about which characters are set to be featured here! Read More »

Rocky Horror Comes to Hogwarts


It wouldn't be Halloween without a "Rocky Horror Picture Show" Shadow Cast. Who would your favorite "Harry Potter" characters play? Read More »

I Took All of Albus Dumbledore’s Advice for a Week, and Here’s What Happened


Hoping the wisdom of Dumbledore could truly heal my life, I decided to apply his advice completely out of context, by making flash cards to consult whenever I reached a tough choice. What could possibly go wrong? Read More »

Dumbledore as Headmaster: The Worst Thing to Happen to Hogwarts


Many would agree that Dumbledore was a genius, the greatest wizard of his time, a master of strategy, and even a qualified mentor. However, he held a position at Hogwarts he should not have kept, for he used it to further his own personal goals and neglected the core nature of his task. Read More »

That one about the troll, the hag, and the leprechaun…


Dear Professor Dumbledore, Could you please finish the joke you started in Harry's fourth year, where a troll, a hag, and a leprechaun walk into a bar? I know a plethora of fans (including myself!) really want to hear the end of this joke. -Ashrita Read More »

As Accomplished as Dumbledore…


Dear Professor Dumbledore, Your Famous Witches and Wizards card amazes me. You've done so much! Now that I'm at Hogwarts I want to know, which extra-curricular activities should I be taking? I want to be as accomplished as you were one day. Read More »

Dr. Dumbledore Will See You Now


Taking a quick glance at the Headmaster's decision-making through the lens of developmental psychology. Read More »

Messrs. and Mses. Howly, Digger, Sly, Babbitty, and Spike: Animagus Forms of the New Generation


Which animal would best represent our favorite characters as Animagi? Here's one perspective! Read More »

The Transparent Dangers of the Wizarding World


It takes true strength to walk away from what you wish you had, which is why I believe the Mirror of Erised and the Veil are far more dangerous than any Unforgivable Curse. Read More »

Ten Dumbledore Quotes That’ll Leave You Feeling Warm and Fuzzy


These ten quotes from Albus Dumbledore are much more than quotes from the "Harry Potter" series. They relate to life in the Muggle world as well! Read More »

The Life and Lies of… Michael Gambon?


Did Michael Gambon lie to get the part of Albus Dumbledore in the “Potter” films? Read More »

“Harry Potter” and “Divergent”: Erudite


The third installment of the "Harry Potter" and "Divergent" series looks into which characters from "Potter" would choose a life of knowledge. Who would bleed over water during their Choosing Ceremony? Read More »

Wizards… assemble!


Comparing Earth's mightiest heroes to Hogwarts's mightiest witches and wizards! Read More »

We’re So Glad These “Harry Potter” Characters Did NOT Do as They Were Told

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If you want to defeat a Dark Lord, you're going to have to break a few eggs (and set at least one teacher on fire). Read More »

Are the Hogwarts Portraits the Magical Version of CCTV?


Big Brother is watching you! Did Albus Dumbledore use the Hogwarts portraits as a surveillance system? Read More »

Jobs These Nine “Harry Potter” Characters Would Have If They Were Muggles

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Removed from a world where a hat gives you the ultimate aptitude test and you get to have “a cool wizard job” when you grow up, here’s what we reckon the "Harry Potter" characters would have gotten up to after they left school. Includes activism, infamy, and "The Wolf of Wall Street". Read More »

Top Five Father Figures in “Harry Potter”


For this Father's Day, we're taking a look at some of our favorite father figures in the "Harry Potter" series and ranking them to find the best overall "dad." Read More »

Becoming Albus Dumbledore: Old #MNBHP


Oh, weaker resistance, slower reflexes, Amycus,” said Dumbledore. “Old age, in short…One day, perhaps, it will happen to you…if you are lucky….” Read More »

Professors with favorites dilemma


Dear Professor Dumbledore, What do you do when you have a professor who has favorites in a class? What do you do if it is affecting your grades? Should I stand up for myself and risk detention or stay quiet and hope things change? Also what if a professor is lazy and won't answer my questions? What should I do? Read More »