Alohomora!: A Global Reread of Harry Potter

→ Episode 185 Recap: Hagrid is extremely valuable to Lord Voldemort; Does Harry regret dropping the Resurrection Stone?; Remembering our first read through of Hallows
→ PQOTW Responses
→ Religious allegories and influence
→ Decency and Lord Voldemort
→ Master has given Harry his soul back - Harry is free!
→ What did the wands take from Harry and Voldemort?
→ Should Harry despise Dumbledore?
→ Hermione's best intentions
→ Breaking down the Deathly Hallows
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→ Episode 184 Recap: The impact of Snape's abusive childhood;Outward vs inward change; What would Lily say?
→ PQOTW Responses
→ The vulnerability of self-sacrifice
→ We're all crying over the beautiful language
→ Can we forgive Dumbledore as easily as Harry?
→ Neville's such a top bloke
→ Long term planning for the Resurrection Stone
→ What exactly comes from the Stone?
→ Harry becomes Master of Death
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→ Episode 183 Recap: The Shrieking Shack; to love is to be human; who was Hermione feuding with?
→ PQOTW Responses
→ Does Lily live up to her saint-like legacy?
→ Is Snape to blame for Petunia's intolerance of magic?
→ DOES Hogwarts Sort too soon?
→ Examining the Dumbledore/Snape relationship
→ Does Snape truly never really KNOW Lily?
→ Jo's thoughts on Snape
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→ Episode 182 Recap: In defense of Nymphadora Tonks; Examining Ernie McaMillan; Beautiful, just beautiful
→ PQOTW Responses
→ What is happening in the Black Lake?
→ Is Hogwarts visible to Muggles during the Battle of Hogwarts?
→ A herd of DeskPigs!
→ Did Voldemort want Slughorn to lead the Slytherins to battle?
→ Is Voldemort feeling for the loss of Snape?
→ Does Snape know his end is near?
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→ Episode 181 Recap: Do the ends justify the means?; Marginalization of women in Harry Potter
→ PQOTW Responses
→ Would Lord Voldemort keep his word?
→ Flashback to the Middle Ages
→ Grandmotherly Pride!
→ Sorry, Harmony shippers...
→ Did Draco know the Diadem was in the Room of Requirement?
→ Do Horcruxes need "feeding"?
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→ A brief discussion of Pottermore
→ Episode 180 Recap: WTF Room of Requirement?; Hogwarts Civil War (not that Civil War); Headmaster Snape
→ PQOTW Responses
→ Questions on magic finally answered!
→ Snape's plans and wings
→ Minerva is our Homegirl
→ Knock, knock! Who's there? A door knocker
→ Is Rowling "going Patterson?"
→ Did Slytherin save the Wizarding world?
→ The importance of Percy's redemption
→ Birthday Lupin Love
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→ Episode 179 Recap: Dumbledore's Tough Skin; Inappropriate charms with Aberforth; Is Aberforth testing Harry?; What was Aberforth's role for the Order of the Phoenix?
→ PQOTW Responses
→ Why doesn't the passage from Ariana's portrait go to the Hogwarts kitchens?
→ Is Neville the new Harry, or the new Dumbledore?
→ The prejudice against Slytherin house continues
→ Dumbledore's secrets and lies
→ Check out the Ravenclaw Common Room!
→Wit beyond measure... gives Harry away
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→ Episode 178 Recap: Circle theory; Gob-Magic; Loyalty to Voldemort's rage?
→ PQOTW Responses
→ Ariana’s mysterious portrait
→ Wait, Dumbledore has a brother
→ The greater good?
→ Society's stigma
→ Dumbledore's sacrifice
→ GOATS!
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→ Episode 177 Recap: Does the Department of Mysteries study Horcruxes?; the trio need to watch more heist movies; Hermione's acting skills need work; the last 24 hours of the war
→ PQOTW Responses
→  "Well done, Dragon!"
→ Harry has magic cred
→ Voldemort's rule of three
→ Is Bellatrix feeling guilty?
→ Voldemort's hubris and logic
→ What if the last Horcrux had been moved?
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→ Episode 176 Recap: Why Do They Snap Wands Upon Death?; What else can destroy a Horcrux?; Is Harry truly the best choice for Godfather?; Was Teddy destined to be an orphan?
→ PQOTW Responses
→ The MacGyver of Wands
→ Why did Draco's wand work so well for Harry?
→ Wandless = Factionless
→ Would the plan have worked if they didn't wait so long to act?
→ How does the beaded bag still exist after the Thief's Downfall?
→ Griphook is a tiny, short jerk
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