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Rita Skeeter Writes for The Sun

Posted by: sue
March 13, 2009, 02:22 PM

Balderdash is our word of the day, as it turns out the story in the Sun from a few days ago regarding a possible second screening of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is false. WB has confirmed to Leaky that there was no "secret" second screening of the sixth Harry Potter movie held as was claimed. For in an effort that would no doubt make Rita Skeeter proud, The Sun engaged in a bit of creative writing with their piece, as the comments were obtained from an article seen on Aint it Cool regarding the actual test screening held last fall.

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309 Points

Reliable paper this…. (irony)

Posted by Evreka on March 15, 2009, 08:09 AM report to moderator
4024 Points

Spiteful Rita Skeeter tattle tales, she never learns. Where is Hermione when you need her?!

2105 Points

Amazing that muggles should have their own even-more-rita-than-rita skeeter hard at work to sabotage Harry! I wish WB would sue them too, bella vita.

Posted by Agrippa1 on March 15, 2009, 09:35 AM report to moderator
3982 Points

The Sun is and always has been nothing more than a tabloid.

Posted by missskye «Я☼AR» {OoM2} on March 15, 2009, 06:05 PM report to moderator
2963 Points

i will take what they say about the film with a pinch of salt. will wait to see what it is like when it comes out.

Posted by prof mewthree "squee" on March 16, 2009, 05:56 AM report to moderator
7239 Points

I KNEW she had gotten a new job! And in the Muggle world, too! No one would HAVE her, in the Wizarding world after her last little stunt…at least I hope not. What now? A “Tell All” book…like some other muggles, we know? YIKES! It’s a TABLOID folks…who else would have the audacity to write such drivel? Or to publish it. Of course we KNOW they always check their sources!, Right? You’d almost think it WAS ‘Rita Skeeter’, huh?

Posted by Confederate Lady [CL, Rawwrrrr] on March 19, 2009, 09:03 AM report to moderator
7239 Points

@ Budgie, and anyone else: If it already hasn’t happened, it’s only a matter of time, before the ‘Enquirer’ and the other “rags” over here, print it! Get the word out, folks! As Jaymie Brooks and I’m sure many others have said: It’s too late. The damage has bben done! We need to help WB. Like them or not, the fandom should at least TRY to stem this crap!

Posted by Confederate Lady [CL, Rawwrrrr] on March 19, 2009, 09:06 AM report to moderator
368 Points

Darn that Rita Skeeter!!

Posted by NargleCatcher on March 21, 2009, 09:26 AM report to moderator
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