I'm still waiting on my acceptance letter to Hogwarts, and I'm no doubt not alone. Thankfully though, as we wait for the owl post, we can get a glimpse of what we can expect to see when there. 

Google Maps has given Harry Potter fans a way to experience Diagon Alley, if not in person at least through their Street View option. 

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The following video may not be overly impressive to Harry Potter fans who are accustomed to magic, but we find it pretty darn cool.

A Japanese YouTube user named "marayu74" has released a look at him playing this iconic franchise's theme song, using nothing but wine glasses. How does he accomplish this feat? It has something to do with the right amount of water and the right type of glass... but whatever.

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Two members of the Big Brother 13 cast got into an argument Tuesday, which in itself isn't news. Jeff Schroeder's homophobic comments - stemming from a discussion of Harry Potter, of all things - are being widely criticized, however.

Jeff clearly hasn't seen the films or read the books, but nevertheless starts laying into Dumbledore, who author J.K. Rowling says she always thought of as gay:

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It's confusing, but intriguing - and it's got J.K. Rowling behind it, so we have no doubt it will be imaginative and successful.

We're talking, of course, about Pottermore, the author's latest creation, first teased last week and now explained in more detail. In a new video, the woman behind Harry Potter says the website will be a "reading experience unlike any other."

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July 15. This bittersweet date is one Harry Potter fans cannot wait for, and at the same time dread, as one of the most successful franchises in modern cinema will officially conclude with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2.

A new trailer for the much-anticipated motion picture event has just been released, and in it, the forces of good and evil escalate into an all-out war.

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