Unlike most of my other politics posts, I’m going to keep this one relatively short and sweet (partially to counter the bitterness I feel over the entire affair).

Much is being made over the announcement that there is a new Harry Potter book coming out, and fandom around the world is rejoicing. I, however, have made the conscious decision not to purchase the book.

That’s not to say that I don’t like Harry Potter. I love Harry Potter. The very first book, way back in the mists of time now, I consumed in a single night – the only book I have ever done so. I was thrilled beyond excitement when they commissioned the films. read more