Yer a Wizard, Harry – Episode 16: Through the Trap Door

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Forget Voldemort – it’s finals time at Hogwarts. Truly terrifying. (But also the Dark Lord is like, right there ohmygod.) As our fearless(ful) friends near the end of their first year at Hogwarts, we near the end of our first adventure, Potterpodists. Things are getting pretty intense – Voldemort is close, Dumbledore is M.I.A., and the golden trio decides …

Yer a Wizard, Harry – Episode 14: Norbert the Norwegian Ridgeback

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Some words of wisdom to our friends, our enemies: Draco dormiens nunquam titillandus. If that seems like it’s too hard to follow, may you enjoy your extreme (brief) Ride or Die Lifestyle. This week, we meet Norbert! Who is adorable! And probably poisonous! And definitely illegal! We also ask What’s the Deal With Wizard Television, and we …

Yer a Wizard, Harry – Episode 12: The Mirror of Erised

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Expelliarmus! Drop what you’re doing (because we just disarmed you) and listen to your favorite Harry Potter podcast right now. This week, IT’S CHRISTMAS. Snow! Trees! Treacle tart! After celebrating the fact that we will be at Hogwarts with Ron and without Malfoy for the entire break, we contemplate wizard amendments, murder by book, and the …