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“Harry Potter” Scribe J.K. Rowling Gets Her Own Barbie Doll

Now don’t get jealous, Stephen King. Mattel has created a one-of-a-kind J.K. Rowling doll to honor the billionaire-ess author of the Harry Potter series. At last, a Barbie who can…

Jessica Wakeman |

The Difference Between Harry Potter And Edward Cullen

Harry Potter, er, Daniel Radcliffe likes to shower. This pic is from a photo book called One Day In The Life Of Daniel Radcliffe by Tim Hailand. This is probably…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

10 Situations Where An Invisibility Cloak Would Come In Handy

If you thought the idea of an invisibility cloak was a bunch of Harry Potter nonsense, think again. Researchers in London have been given an absurdly large (about $2 million)…

Ami Angelowicz |

Guess That Fan Fiction, Win Nerd Respect!

My best friend once made the mistake of telling me that she had written “Buffy” fan fiction when she was younger and I mercilessly teased her for years, even though…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Weird Food News: Blue M&Ms Can Heal Your Spine And More

Everyone always goes for the green M&Ms (horndogs!), but perhaps you should consider reaching for the blue. Turns out, the compound “Brilliant Blue G,” which makes blue M&Ms blue, can…

Nikki Dowling |

Are We Too Nostalgic?

This week, New York Times writer David Browne argued that Generation Y is all about nostalgia—and that we develop sentimental feelings about things at a much more rapid pace than…

Justine Fields |

Adult Romance And Sex Don’t Belong In Harry Potter Books

Alyssa Rosenberg of The Atlantic recently ranted about overly idealized relationships and a lack of intimate adult sex scenes in the Harry Potter series, accusing J.K. Rowling of being “really…

Carrie Wasterlain |

Face Off (Sorta): Emma Watson Vs. Bonnie Wright

With Emma Watson doing photo shoots for Elle and looking all grown-up these days, no one is saying much about Bonnie Wright. What, you don’t know who she is? Well,…

Nikki Dowling |

Quickies!: “Harry Potter” Actor Jamie Waylett Pleads Guilty To Growing Pot

“Harry Potter” actor Jamie Waylett, who plays Vincent Crabbe, pleaded guilty to growing marijuana plants at his mother’s home. [PopEater] – Too bad he wasn’t concocting potions. That would have…

Carrie Wasterlain |

Harry Potter Craft Time! Cross-Stitch Daniel Radcliffe’s Face

Craft project for the truly “Harry Potter” obsessed: cross-stitch a pattern of Daniel Radcliffe’s face! CrossStitcher magazine drew up the creepy pattern, presumably for all those randy crafters who figure…

Jessica Wakeman |

The Vatican Gives “Harry Potter” Two Thumbs Up

Ebert and Roeper can shove over, because the newest film reviewer, the Vatican, is now voicing their opinion on the latest flicks. Via their official newsletter, L’Osservatore, the Vatican has…

Justine Fields |

Sex & Celluloid: Harry Potter & Muggle Sex

It’s time for a new Harry Potter movie, which opened at midnight last night/this morning, and judging from the posters/trailers, this will be the one with all the sex in…

Drew Grant |

Underpants Dance Off: Harry Potter’s Real Magic Wand

Dreams do come true ladies, and this video of the cocky Gryffindor student “Cormac McLaggen” from “Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince,” is living proof. I know a…

Simcha |

Critic Says Emma Watson Is Too Pretty To Play Hermione In “Harry Potter”

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” will hit theaters this Wednesday, July 15, and we can barely contain our excitement. We haven’t seen the film yet, but New York magazine…

Catherine Strawn |

Emma Watson Tells Teen Vogue She’s Not Into The Fame Thing

“Harry Potter” actress Emma Watson, 19, is on the cover of Teen Vogue’s August issue. She looks all grown up, posing in old school Britastic clothing in the English countryside.

Nikki Dowling |

Harry Potter And His Hogwarts Friends Sing

Around The Frisky office, I get mocked for being mildly obsessed with Harry Potter. Sure, the series isn’t as sexy as vampire stories like “True Blood” or “Twilight,”

Catherine Strawn |

The Daily Squeeze: Daniel Radcliffe’s Member, Matthew Williamson For H&M, And Giant Rats

Daniel Radcliffe experiences shrinkage while performing naked in Equus. He says he doesn’t fear getting an erection, he wishes he would get one, because then, he’d appear a…

Catherine Strawn |

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week of November 11th 2008

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Taylor Swift Fearless
A few 18-year-olds are releasing records today, but she’s already been on the Billboard charts. Taylor’s new country album is about love, so I guess the…

Simcha |

Quickies!: Tears For Historic Presidential Election

Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart were teary-eyed as they announced Senator Barack Obama’s win over Senator John McCain in the presidential election. Colbert broke character! Amazing! [Indecision 2008]

Annika Harris |

Review: Katie Holmes Does Broadway

Last night I went and saw Katie Holmes in Arthur Miller’s play “All My Sons”. Now, originally I was going to compare Katie Holmes Broadway debut to Sarah Palin’s VP…

Lesley Savage |