Dumbledore is gay?

Am I the only person who actually doesn’t care about what J.K. Rowling recent revelation about her belief that Albus Dumbledore is gay? Dumbledore is one of the central characters in her very popular series of Harry Potter books.

Personally, I just think it’s a publicity ploy.

Others, however, do care.

Outing gives new meaning to passages about wizard Dumbledore in Harry Potter books
— Houston Chronicle2

With author J.K. Rowling’s revelation that master wizard Albus Dumbledore is gay, some passages about the Hogwarts headmaster and rival wizard Gellert Grindelwald have taken on a new and clearer meaning.

The British author stunned her fans at Carnegie Hall on Friday night when she answered one young reader’s question about Dumbledore by saying that he was gay and had been in love with Grindelwald, whom he had defeated years ago in a bitter fight.

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