: [Fwd: Bullying, DWJ, and Harry Potter...]

Margaret Ball margaret at onr.com
Thu Jan 30 18:06:36 EST 2003


>
>
>In the Potterverse all the Real boys and girls
>are in Griffondor and Ravensclaw, if you are in
>Hufflepuff you are a joke (and probably plump),
>if you are in Slithering you are nasty -- nasty
>and snide or nasty and thick
>
Yes! Thanks for the summary; it encapsulates some of what puts me off 
the Potterverse. All the characters are defined in terms that make them 
about as deep as cardboard, which means there's no room for moral 
complexities or subtleties.  

_Recycled_ cardboard.

-- 
Margaret Ball
http://www.flameweaver.com




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