Villains are always fun to discuss. What makes a good one? The Potter villains are pretty diverse. So diverse we sometimes have to ask “Is X a villain?”
This depiction of the 6 defense against the dark arts professors is made by suwi!
Was telling his backstory a bad move? We do symapthize with him at points. Do we like to know more about our villains or does it ruin our fear or hatred of them?
She’s the worst. Mostly because we know actual real life people like her. We may not know genocidal maniacs, but passive aggressive biotches, yep. We know those.
Is he a villain? Is his story tragic or stupid? Sweet or creepy? Listen to our episode about relationships for more about Snape.
Here is the upcoming release schedule for Potterweek 2016:
7/25 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone movie commentary with Megan Gotch aka The Nerdy Girlie and Katie Elhoffer of Elhoffer Designs. Big kudos to our podcasting intern Kristen!
7/27 The Dursleys: A Look at Harry’s Only Living Family Members with Kris of No Extra Words!
7/28 Relationships in Potter: Ginny + Harry, Snape/Lily/James with Alice of Girl Who Roams and Kayla of Epicfied!
7/30 Magic vs Muggle: How Each World Views the Other with Jada an officer of Geek Girl Brunch NYC and Julia Perkins (soon to be featured on our Lost rewatch podcast!).
7/31 Religion in Potter with Stefani and James (my friends from work!).
Bonus Jonases for Potterweek 2016:
Potter as YA with Greg of Adventures in Poor Taste!
**There were so many topics and so many episodes I tried to schedule that I actually found myself needing some Pepper-Up Potion. I actually fell asleep during two records, it was embarrassing. So I will continue recording with others and Common Room will have a mini Potterday on September 1st!