0010 - Did you know that Harry/Draco shippers are angsty, brainless fangirls, mostly young or at least immature, who project our hurts and frustrations onto the characters? Christ on a cracker, fandom. If you're going to make grossly generalised statements about groups of people in this fandom, at least try to sound like you know what you're talking about. Otherwise, you'll just get a big old o.O (at least from me).
0011 - starrysummer has thoughts on sorting. I have many thoughts on sorting, but I haven't got time to type them out. I've always laughed at fanon conceptions of Slytherins as the debauched orgy-makers because it's so obviously an assumption made without a close reading of canon and based on stereotypical thinking. Elsewhere on my flist there was a discussion of this earlier today (flocked); I'm just reposting the comment I made there as it pretty much sums up my thoughts on the matter.
( Snakes, probably. Evil. Dungeons.Collapse )
Massi, weren't you going to do a post on the sexual profiles of the four houses? Someone might beat you to it if you don't! :P But basically, Christ on a cracker, people. At least pretend to pay attention to the books, willya?
0100 - Would like to go and see GoF, but it's only showing in English in two places in the entire city. Christ on a cracker.
0101 - If I never see another English-for-beginners textbook, it will be too soon. Christ on a... you get the idea. 120 more pages to go, deadline's Sunday. Fwore! I'm so bored by now that I'm reading gay subtext into the dialogues.