CC #227: Week of August 5, 2007


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Dumbledore: ‘Peek-a-boo!’
-Cashewnut


Dumbledore: ‘Yes, I do realize that my standing here blocks you from leaving the Great Hall. That’s kind of the idea…’
-Sam


Dumbledore was a master wizard… however, he could never remmeber how to get himself unstuck from tight doorways.
-Ryan Y.


‘What the #$()? I’m barely dead a month and Rita Skeeter’s been dragging my name through dragon dung, and the wizarding world has fallen to Lord Moldy-Shorts. Can’t they do ANYTHING without me?!’
-Anne


‘You really should lock the door, Harry. What I’m seeing is quite disturbing and is best conducted behind closed doors…’
-Zoe B.


Dumbledore: Yes?
Courier: Delivery for A. Dumbledore.
Dumbledore: What is it?
Courier: Shaving supplies.
Dumbledore: ABOUT TIME!
-Ben G.


Dumbledore: ‘I have two doors… do you have two doors?’
-Madz


—Based on the Broadway hit musical, The Producers
Dumbledore: I was never a member of the Death Eater party! I only followed orders! I had nothing to do with the war! I didn’t even know there was a war on!
Max: Relax, Mr. Dumbledore, we’re not from the Ministry. We’re producers, Bialystock and Bloom, here to talk to you about your play.
Dumbledore: My play? You mean ‘Springtime for’ – ‘for You-Know-Who’?
-A. Marloe


‘Well, pardon me, Miss Parkinson… Severus…’
-Xanthe


Ever since his proclamation that He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named had returned, even Albus’ old friends had turned their back on him by giving him false directions to the latest Wizengamot Party.
Dumbledore: ‘Hello?’
-Laura


Dumbledore: ‘For the last time, NO! We do not need a new vacuum cleaner. I don’t care how many bowling balls it can pick up! Look, go to the Burrow. I’m sure Arthur Weasley would be interested…’
-Shan


Pizza Commercial: ‘Get the door, it’s Dumbledo’s.’
-Kim


Dumbledore: ‘You can’t sell my biography here! I’m not even dead in this movie!’
-Rachael


Upon receiving the new Half-Blood Prince script by Neil Cicierega…
Dumbledore: ‘What does it mean by *is naked*…?’
-Kiera


Dumbledore: ‘And now, I shall defeat Voldemort with my new arms!’
-P. Ruiz


Delivery Man: One package for a Severus Snape, if you could just sign here for the shampoo he ordered…
Dumbledore: But, he promised he wouldn’t change!
-Funky D.


Dumbledore: ‘Hmm… Violet? Black? Midnight blue? Bah, I have nothing to wear!’
-Chindu


In honor of Fred Weasley:
‘Hi, I’m DumbleDOOR, welcome to Hogwarts! Get it?! DumbleDOOR!!’
-Steve


Dumbledore: Nitwit, blubber, oddment, tweak!
Harry: Wow. Dumbledore is certainly enhancing the security around here. I remember when his office password was just ‘lemon drops…’
-Emily


Dumbledore: ‘Oh, hello, captioners! Please do make me say something smart that will not make me look like a git. Thank you! Oh, look! *Bends down* My favorite. A sherbet lemon!’
-Nicole M.


‘Have you seen my half-moon spectacles? The bags under my eyes aren’t fooling viewers anymore!’
-Andrea N.


Dumbledore: Hello! How can I – Oh… you’re a Muggle. Oh, wow. *Nervously laughing* You… you weren’t supposed to ever find this place… haha. Oh, yes! Come in, come in! *Under his breath* So much paperwork will come from this…!
-Mitten


‘You can’t be the ghost of Marley! you could be a bit of underdone beef, or a bit of undigested potato.’
-Sonja


Dumbledore: *As he opens the door* Harry, Ginny, I’m going to need both of you to help me with – *Stops and stares*
Harry: *Off-screen* Professor!
Ginny: *Off-screen* Knock much?!
-Jill


Dumbledore: ‘Oh, Tom, Tom, Tom. Do you really think that Transfiguring my arms into heavily-bolted doors will keep me from defeating you?’
-Susan


Dumbledore: ‘You – shall – not – pass!’
-Amanda


Dumbledore: *Opens the front door at Grimmauld Place*
Mad-Eye Moody’s Voice: Severus Snape?
Dumbledore: Huh?
*A body comes soaring at Dumbledore*
Dumbledore; WTF?
-Andrea


—Inspired by the movie Hook—-
Dumbledore: ‘It’s snowing!’ *Shuts door*
-Person


As Dumbledore went for a midnight stroll to the bathroom on the third floor to bond with his Muggle knitting patterns, he came across an unexpected surprise…
Snape: *Covers himself with a towel* AAAH! DUMBLEDORE!
Dumbledore: *Backing out* Sorry, sorry! *Thinking* Huh… I never knew he bathed.
-Laura L.


Albus Dumbledore suggested Bouncers on the doors at the Yule Ball to keep out under-agers and imposters. He is still unsure about how he got volunteered to do the job himself…
-Emilie


‘Darn it… one more minute and the pizza would have been free!’
-Lauren S.


‘MINERVA! THIS IS HOGWARTS, NOT HOOTERS!’
-HolySnitch


Dumbledore was shocked. He, the greatest living wizard in the world, and Hogwarts with all its magical defenses, still could not keep the Jehovah’s Witnesses away…
-RJ


*Tick tick tick*
Dumbledore: Not another pipe bomb!
Harry: *Off-screen* No, Professor, that’s just the Giant Clock that mysteriously appeared in my third year.
-Cathy


Dumbledore: ‘Alas! Heaven!’
-Allison


‘My boggart? That would be a barber.’
-Cecilia


Dumbledore: …what happens in Hogwarts, stays in Hogwarts.
J.K. Rowling: You wish!
-Kryziz


Dumbledore: We both know there are other ways to destroy a man, Tom – oh! My arms have strangely vanished. . . Replace, please.
Voldemort: . . .
Dumbledore: But don’t give me the self-strangling kind.
-Amelia


*Knock knock*
Dumbledore: Who is there?
Harry: Um, Dumbledore, why didn’t you tell me all the things that you could have to make my journey alot less time-consuming?
Dumbledore: Um, it is our choices, Harry…
Harry: Yeah, whatever, I’ve heard that one before, but seriously, why?
Dumbledore: …it is our…
Harry: Shut up! Expelliarmus!
Spell: *Misses Dumbledore*
Dumbledore: Is that the only spell you know?
Harry: Go choke on a Nargle…
-Pedro and Anthony


‘I’M BACK, BEECHAZ!’
-Julia


Dumbledore: ‘Portal to a secret world? I don’t know what you’re talking about, Harry… it looks just like an old wardrobe to me…’
-Sarah


Dumbledore: *Walks into Professor Umbridge’s office* ‘Oh my! Dolores decorated this room PERFECTLY for the Haunted House we’re planning this year!’
-Padfoot


Dumbledore: ‘Holy sh-cow. HAGRID, YOUR BIRTHDAY CAKE IS HERE!’
-Rose


Dumbledore: ‘Welcome to the Hogwarts Inn. We have bathtubs the size of swimming pools, ghosts, an excellent cooking staff, and we’re in walking distance to Hogsmeade Village!’
-Theresa


Dumbledore: Well?
Door: 5’6”.
Dumbledore: Dang it! I was so sure the Lengthening Solution would do the trick!
-Levine


One of these things is not like the other…
-Nate


Dumbledore: What the -?
Homer Simpson: *Singing* Spider-pig, Spider-pig. Does whatever Spider-pig does…
-Joakim


Dumbledore froze. Hogwarts had never seen such a terrible enemy: insurance companies…
-Kryziz


J.K. Rowling’s alternate ending to Book 7:
Dumbledore: of course this is happening inside your head, Harry. In fact, your whole adventure has been inside your head, and when you wake up you won’t remember any of it!
And then, Harry woke up in his bed inside the cupboard under the stairs, distinctly feeling that he had missed out on something…
-Kari


Dumbledore: NO… WAY…
Harry: What is it, sir?
Dumbledore: It’s true! I can’t believe it, Harry, look!
Harry: They’re coconuts, sir.
Dumbledore: Yes, indeed they are. It seems that coconuts do migrate after all.
Harry: …
-Sarah


Harry: Happy birthday, Professor Dumbledore!
Dumbledore: Thank you, Harry.
Harry: Here’s your present.
Dumbledore: *Opens package* A pair of thick, woolen socks?
Harry: Remember, that’s what you saw in the Mirror of Erised!
Dumbledore: …
-Andrew B.


Dumbledore: So, you’re stuck with the name Albus, too.
Albus Potter: Yes.
Dumbledore: I feel your pain.
-Gianna


The cover image for ‘Professor Dumbledore and the Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very Bad Day.’
-Megan


‘Yes, Harry, I’m going to tell you everything now… well, not EVERYTHING… I mean, if I told you everything, there wouldn’t be any point to the grudge you hold against me in Book Seven, now would there?’
-Tonksadora


‘Harry, before you go, I have one last piece of advice. When you have kids, do not name one after both Severus and I. Split them up. You may think it’s a noble name, but Albus Severus Potter is just cruel.’
-Leeny


J.K. Rowling: *Off-screen* ‘Can someone explain why Albus Dumbledore is wearing a woman’s periwinkle-blue night gown? Did somebody sign on Mr. Cuaron without telling me?!’
-Elizabeth


Dumbledore: Goodness me, Harry! You again!
Harry: Oh, sorry, sir. I was just wondering… what if I’M a Horcrux?!
Dumbledore: Hahaha – don’t be ridiculous, Harry – what a strange, ludicrous theory. *Closes doors* Darn it, Severus, he’s smarter than I thoguht – onto Plan B!
Severus: We don’t have a Plan B, headmaster…
Dumbledore: Darn it! Ah, well, let’s amuse ourselves in these last, dark days by watching the Potter Puppet Shows on YouTube…
-Billyboy


Dumbledore: ‘Are you telling me that after all I’ve done for him, Harry isn’t even going to come back and graduate? The nerve!’ *Slams door*
-Melanie


Dumbledore: ‘And this has been the Hogwarts edition of Cribs. It’s been fun, MTV, but seriously, now you need to leave.’
-Carey


Dumbledore: Velcome to my house!
Director: You’re a wizard. Not a vampire. Or a snake, or a bat, or a monster which lives under the bed. Try again. Take 257,901…
-Amanda


*Spoof of MTV Cribs*
Dumbledore: ‘Yo yo, C’mon into mah castle crib, y’all! This be the Great Hall, known to me by the G-Hall, where I do mah totally crazy speech, dawg! And this is the d-d-dungeons where the creepy S-dawg teaches the kitties ’bout mixtures. He’s totally freaky, dwag. I got the big, flat screen TV up here in mah totally awesome office dawg. Look at this, I gotsa password for it, look! The password, mah idea, man. Totally awesome. All me. Yo YO! D-Dore OUT!’
-EvilTim


–In continuation of last week’s captions–
Announcer: ‘What’s this? It’s Albus Dumbledore, the relief pitcher for Lucius Malfoy!’
-Austin


Dumbledore: Harry, why didn’t you tell me you’re kicking me out of my own school?
Harry: Why didn’t you tell me that my Potions teacher was in love with my mother? That I’m a Horcrux? That the only object I inherited from my father was one third of the Deathly Hallows? That Snape betrayed my parents to Voldemort? That I was the subject of a really depressing prophecy? That Voldemort and I are distantly related through the Peverells?!
Dumbledore: Point taken…
-Lissa


Dumbledore: *Opens door and hears girls screaming* ‘Oops… I seem to have mistook the girl’s bathroom for the Room of Requirement again…’
-Kelly


Dumbledore: *Walks in on Snape making out with a cardboard cutout of Lily* I’ll just go…
Snape: …
-Adriel


‘It is four in the morning and I’m in my jammies… No, you cannot film inside my bedroom for the DVD extras!’
-Matisgroupie


Dumbledore: Welcome, Harry… to Limbo!
Harry: Er… what?
Dumbledore: Let’s take a little walk, and I’ll explain the whole life and death thing…
-roXtar

 

 

 

 


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Eric S.

Eric Scull joined MuggleNet in November of 2002. Since that time he’s presided over a number of sections including name origins and Dear Hogwarts, but none so long as the Crazy Caption Contest, which is recently revived. Eric is a hufflepuff who lives in Chicago and loves the outdoors.