S. Worthen (owlfish) wrote,
S. Worthen

All the most fashionable Hogsmeadians are using it

Hogsmeadites? Hogsmeaders?

Apple has come out with a limited edition Harry Potter-themed iPod, complete with the audiobooks of the first six volumes and engraved on the back with the Hogwarts crest.

This reminds me: I would certainly count listening to a full audiobook as reading the full book (for the purposes of yesterday's ongoing poll). Reading braille by touch is reading. Listening to the full text is reading. But human senses are not such that there is an effective way to read by taste or smell.

  • One more Eurovision song

    I finally bought the album for this year's Eurovision. I listened to it on random today while sorting papers. Much to my surprise, a song came on…

  • Eurovision Entries 2017

    This year's Eurovision song contest features a ridiculously large number of videos with very gloomy visuals, some justified, some not. Over half were…

  • The start of goodbye

    I wrote this for a four-year-old, trying to minimize the amount of challenging vocabulary incorporated. Perhaps someone else out there would like…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.