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Go to Matilda, She Knows.

Here it is, Nigel said.
Mrs D, Mrs I, Mrs FFI, Mrs C, Mrs U, Mrs LTY. That spells difficulty.’
‘How perfectly ridiculous… 1,591 more words


The Internet Doesn't Know What to Make of This British Politician Using a Harry Potter Word as an Insult

When in doubt over the origin of an epic insult, leave it to the Internet to decipher all its possible meanings.

Following British Foreign Secretary… 422 more words

Books Before the Blog: the Witches

It’s time for the ‘A-Z challenge’- a post every day in April (except Sundays) working up through the alphabet. This year I will be writing about books that I read before I started this blog, that were important to me in some way. 438 more words

Way Out

Did you know that Roald Dahl (of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and James and the Giant Peach fame) had his own creepy Twilight Zone style TV show in 1961 called Way Out? 67 more words