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PotterCast 216: Do House Elves Lay Eggs?

Posted by: Edward
March 09, 2010, 01:16 PM

PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast, is here today to bring you its 216th episode of Harry Potter news, discussion, and fun.  First, the PotterCasters sort through the latest news, which include stories about Jo Rowling becoming a special edition Barbie doll, "Deathly Hallows" filming news from Emma Watson (Hermione Granger), confirmation of "Deathly Hallows" in 3D, Tom Felton's next film role, and an update about Helping Haiti Heal.  Following the news, Bit by Bit goes through the heartbreaking and beautiful twenty-fourth chapter of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows," where the Trio plot out their next move against Lord Voldemort.  Next, Princely Pieces takes us through the next part of the sixth Harry Potter film where Harry and Luna disembark from the Hogwarts Express and enter Hogwarts.  Finally, the drums bring the end of the show, with 

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"Do House Elves Lay Eggs?"

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RT: 57:02
Producer: John Noe

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1070 Points

will not watch in 3d, gives me headache too!!! I HAVE SOMETHING IN COMMON WITH MELISSA ANNELLI!!!! YAY!!!!!!~

2759 Points

Totally awesome!

Posted by egdillonROAR!!! on March 09, 2010, 09:51 PM report to moderator
189 Points

216 doesn’t seem to work for me. What is going on?

Posted by CatAlly on March 09, 2010, 10:27 PM report to moderator
107 Points

i listened to this while in math and burst out laughing at the thought of dobby in a shopping spree montage!

Posted by hallows or horcruxes? on March 09, 2010, 11:06 PM report to moderator
189 Points

feels kinda silly The show works for me, just didn’t realize that it only started 40 seconds in. blushes

Posted by CatAlly on March 09, 2010, 11:21 PM report to moderator
3777 Points

got the download and listening now!!

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on March 09, 2010, 11:30 PM report to moderator
12348 Points

WOW I was just saying to my sister (DH Obsessed) the other day “Where’s PotterCast?” LOL

Posted by LoveTomRiddle [ROAR] on March 09, 2010, 11:45 PM report to moderator
1373 Points

A new PotterCast!!! Hurrai! Made my day! Thank you! :)

Posted by Pollytomat on March 10, 2010, 12:16 PM report to moderator
4852 Points

Love the title!!!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on March 10, 2010, 05:17 PM report to moderator
504 Points

… I don’t know? Do house elves lay eggs?
I guess I’ll find out when I listen later on :)

Posted by pinkmoosely on March 10, 2010, 05:30 PM report to moderator
65 Points

Thank you Melissa, I hate 3D too. The glasses are annoying and I, too, get a headache from them.

Frak, hedgehogs are mammals but have live babies. The platypus and the echidna lay eggs.

Posted by troyalg on March 10, 2010, 07:34 PM report to moderator
784 Points

I need to get that!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by Dreamer on March 10, 2010, 09:02 PM report to moderator
1599 Points

i just listened to this one last night :) i was quite exhausted though, so i will most likely listen to it again :)) i missed you pottercast!!!! :D

Posted by Nealie Zealbie on March 10, 2010, 09:07 PM report to moderator
1599 Points

you never answered the house elf question! like you talked about it but what do you three think…officially?? yes?? no?? maybe?? we want to know.

Posted by Nealie Zealbie on March 10, 2010, 09:13 PM report to moderator
1169 Points

Getting the notification that there’s a new Pottercast is the best part of every month! (or however often they come out…)

Posted by Audrey Sunshine {ROAR} on March 10, 2010, 09:13 PM report to moderator
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