CC #497, Week of February 18, 2024

Credit: Warner Bros. Pictures


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It took a lot of public pressure for the Daily Prophet to finally offer a large-print edition for the aging wizarding population!
—Friend of Fawkes

“All right, that does it. I’m finding a new job away from Hogwarts.”

McGonagall: (reading headline) “‘Boy who lived displays wizarding newspaper in Muggle pub. Mass Obliviation required.’ Really, Mr. Potter? As if the car wasn’t enough. What’s next? Flying a dragon over London?”

Maggie Smith barely hides her annoyance that someone turned on the wind machine for this shot while not securing her strands of hair.
—Friend of Fawkes

McGonagall: (sees a report about Harry, Ron, and Hermione and sighs) “Why is it always these three?”

Trying to distract yourself from a funny joke.

Me, returning to print newspapers after getting fed up with the New York Times Connections.

Maggie Smith: “What did they say was the name of the graphic designers on these movies? MinaLima? Wow… they’re really the cat’s meow!”

McGonagall: (reading the personal ads) “‘Dapper tomcat seeking fancy tabby.’ Ooh! This could be the one…”

McGonagall: (squinting) “This is the last time I borrow Albus’s readers! His eyesight is awful!
—Eric (staff)




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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 recently revived Crazy Caption Contest. Eric is a Hufflepuff who lives in Chicago and loves the outdoors.