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The story of self-taught mathematical wizard Srinavasa Ramanujan — who in 1913 traveled from colonial India to the halls of Cambridge in Britain, shattering stereotypes with his theoretical ingenuity before dying tragically young at 32 — has already inspired a number of books, plays and films....
As a kid, I remember being utterly traumatized when a well-meaning adult decided to take a group of us kids to a double feature of Ralph Bakshi’s Wizards and the animated film of […]
The piece features several beloved characters including Hogwarts headmaster Albus Dumbledore, wizard Gandalf the Grey, and teacher Miss Honey.
The billion-dollar fan convention business has been booming for the past few years. Are changes at one of the leading events companies a sign of market saturation or just a course-correction?
It’s just like watching The Wizard of Oz while listening to Pink Floyd, really.
Andre Drummond isn't going anywhere, since the Detroit Pistons will surely match any offer sheet he signs once he becomes a restricted free agent this summer. Ditto for Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards. But some restricted free...Show More Summary
On select nights from September 18th through November 1st, 2015 something spooky happens at Universal Studios theme parks. No, we’re not talking about long lines at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Universal turns into a scream park, known for the last 20 years as Halloween Horror Nights – with haunted houses, horrifying mutants, monsters […]
New Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks was surprised it took so long to get the question. Almost 15 minutes into his introductory news conference he was asked, "Let's get this out of the way: Are you going to bring Kevin Durant here?"
Author Meredith McCardle really likes Harry Potter. Like, really, really likes Harry Potter. In fact, her Twitter bio reads "Harry Potter is a religion," so she is like, really into it. She took her love for the boy wizard to new heights when she hand-painted the entire first page of the Harry Potter series on her wall. Show More Summary
Hogwarts has a new dress code so make sure to add the Harry Potter Corsets to your shopping list when you go shopping for your wand, broom, cauldron, and other assorted wizarding paraphernalia. Are you Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin? It doesn’t matter because there’s an officially-licensed corset for you, regardless of whether you picture […]
Kempt Staff Today’s must-reads from around the Internet. Why the Russian capital has so much terrible art, timepieces for alien-lovers, inside the mind of a world champion pinball player and...
This fall will bring the first in a hopeful new series of Harry Potter spin-off films with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. It also marks the first time J.K. Rowling has written a screenplay adapting her own wizarding world for the big screen. Show More Summary
Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that Scott Brooks has been hired as the team's new head coach. Brooks will become the 24th head coach in franchise history. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released.
Daniel Radcliffe, better known as boy wizard Harry Potter (pronounced Arry Pottah), recently learned about the gender pay gap in Hollywood, and it seems as if he's been having a hard time unpacking it all. In an interview with the Australian Daily Telegraph, he reveals he had no idea that ... More »
Aremi: The Magic of Gaia combines real-world toys with a mobile app, and it will allow children to become wizards and create virtual potions.
I see three different stories on Wizard World CEO and President John Macaluso resigning: The Beat, Bleeding Cool, Newsarama. I don't know who was first so I'm linking to all of them. You should at least read the first two, and this analysis of his salary linked to by Bleeding Cool. Show More Summary
Capt. Keith Colburn of Deadliest Catch is having a rougher season than usual. In an interview with Monsters & Critics, the captain of The Wizard shares a few details about what’s ahead in Season 12 and how it has secured itself as the single most difficult one for him to date. Show More Summary
We all know that good food is integral to the Harry Potter books and films. While Bonnie Wright and others have confirmed that the delicacies on set were often fake or disgusting, the food at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme parks is both real and tasty. Before the opening of the parks, J.K....read more!
SnitchSeeker recently released an exclusive interview with Universal Parks and Resort’s SVP of Creative, Thierry Coup, from The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal Studios Hollywood. SnitchSeeker discussed the possibility of a Wizarding World in the U.K., potential Fantastic Beasts expansions to the parks, and ideas for new attractions. Show More Summary