Nerd Rantings
I'm not a celebrity...or am I? Just kidding! I'm pretty normal...(for a famous person).
  • darth-luke:





    did she get a haircut

    does it make anyone else uncomfortable that they changed her entire race because she went out with Ron in their sixth year

    isn’t that what happened???

    they changed a character’s entire race because she as a character became important and relevant for a short amount of time


    They changed her race because we’d never had a physical description of Lavender until she dated Ron in HBP. They presumed she was black until they were corrected otherwise. Not every single person on the planet is fucking racist jesus christ


    (Source: jaimelarnnister, via thepersonthatcouldhavebeen)

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  • ohaiitsarielle:

    *whispers* Ye got a boner, Harry.

    (via oh-my-skyrim)

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  • steal-an-ashtray-solve-a-crime:



    harry can defeat the dark lord but can’t pick up some bacon

    he looks at it like he just dropped his hopes and dreams

    Whoop there’s goes my bacon just like my parents and my pride.

    (Source: nilabs, via doctor-supersherlokid)

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  • watevr4evr:


    idk man, imagine showing Arthur Weasley a gif for the first time. At first of course he’d just think it was a normal wizard photograph, but then you’d explain that muggles made it and his heart would just explode with joy over these muggles making such amazing shit even though they have no magic at all. How amazing. How inventive.

    Maybe whenever you’re feeling bad about yourself imagine how much Arthur Weasley would enjoy meeting you.

    Thank you

    (via thepersonthatcouldhavebeen)

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  • hollsternator23:







    Was she going to slap you because you never in any way made him gay in the actual books, taking zero risks/doing absolutely nothing for gay characters in literature, and only announcing your “authorial intent” afterwards for a cheap shot at looking like an ~ally~


    Gay people are just normal people. We are not told about any of the Hogwarts professors love lives, other than Snape, and it would be completely out of character for Dumbledore to walk around telling everyone about his sexuality.

    Did you want her to make him dress in glittery platform boots, a crop top, and decorate his office in rainbow flags to make it more obvious for you? Would that be enough of a stereotype to appease you people? Or what? Please tell me. I’d like to know how you think a gay character is supposed to be portrayed.

    And did you miss the Grindelwald chapters in the ‘actual books’? Or was that also not obvious enough for you? Did Dumbledore need to whisper “always” wistfully in order for you to connect that he had romantic feelings for Grindelwald? Maybe you are American and need them to gaze longingly into each others eyes with awkward close ups of their fingers almost grazing each other that Hollywood thinks means ‘true love’. 

    It didn’t fit into his relationship to Harry to ever say “I’m gay”, and so it was not stated explicitly (you might have noticed the book was told from Harry Potter’s perspective).

    The point is though, that he is a homosexual, well respected, powerful, and very loved wizard- and his sexuality doesn’t matter because no one else thinks it matters. a.k.a. no one cares that he loves men, and that is wonderful. 

    ^ THANK




    People are more than their sexuality, I have a lot of things about me that people would think are unusual or out of the societal norm, that doesn’t mean I parade them around, I’m not ashamed but there is more to me than that & I’m not gonna bring up my sexuality, my finances, my medical history or family drama when having a conversation- unless its relevant! 

    (Source: cheisenberg, via ifellinlovewithabrokenheart)

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  • mylordshesacactus:


    Poor Hufflepuff. Everyone who wasn’t cunning, intelligent, or brave got sent to Hufflepuff

    Ding-dong, you are wrong.

    Everyone who had immense amounts of courage but, when given the choice, would decide that fighting is not as important as staying put to care for the people a war leaves in its wake ended up in Hufflepuff.

    Everyone who was extremely intelligent but simply considered it a much more defining characteristic to be loyal and faithful to people they love, rather than taking pride in their intelligence*, ended up in Hufflepuff.

    Everyone who wanted to do something important and had enough cunning to manipulate others and wind their way to the top, but never would because they considered it more important to be honest and earn their success fairly and through hard work ended up in Hufflepuff

    Everyone who was brave, and smart, and cunning, but did not consider those traits to be the most important and defining aspects of their personality ended up in Hufflepuff.

    Helga Hufflepuff made a conscious decision to accept only those students who were honest and loyal and true enough to themselves to say “No. Courage and intelligence and cunning are all valuable traits, but I will not define myself by them because I believe there are things more important than that.”

    We are not your fucking leftovers.

    (Source: just-a-student-of-hogwarts, via doctor-supersherlokid)

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  • the-outsiders-dishonor:





    Harry was the favorite kid and he wasn’t even an official part of the family

    Because Molly knows exactly how the Dursleys treat him. There’s no way Ron wouldn’t tell her. And Molly Weasley is a Mother. She gets a capital M because she is goddamn phenomenal at what she does. When she hears Harry Potter is on the train to Hogwarts in Book 1, her reaction isn’t to be starstruck. It’s to say “that poor dear had to come here all on his own.” Molly Weasley loves harder than anyone. She loves like it’s her sole reason for being. And when she hears there’s a poor boy who has never known love his whole life… how could she not?

    In Year One Molly Weasley knit Harry a Weasley family sweater and made him homemade chocolate so he would have something to open on Christmas DON’T TOUCH ME

    could I also just add that kids from abusive households tend to assume that yelling is directed at them and/or it heralds something bad for them so she’s making extra sure that he knows that this is not his fault and she’s not actually mad at him.

    (via thepersonthatcouldhavebeen)

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