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A ‘Harry Potter’ costume designer breaks down iconic looks worn by Voldemort, Bellatrix, and more of the films’ villains

Award-winning costume designer Jany Temime created looks for “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban” through “Deathly Hallows – Part 2.” Temime especially enjoyed designing outfits for the series’ villains, including Bellatrix Lestrange, Professor Umbridge, and Lord Voldemort. Bellatrix was her favourite character to work on, but she also liked […]
A ‘Harry Potter’ costume designer breaks down iconic looks worn by Voldemort, Bellatrix, and more of the films’ villains
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Facebook’s copycat behaviour was reportedly tracked by Snapchat in a dossier called ‘Project Voldemort’ — and Snap may have given it to the FTC to help its investigation into the social-media giant

The US Federal Trade Commission is investigating Facebook over concerns with its business practices, and it’s reportedly getting some help from Snapchat’s parent company Snap. A dossier named “Project Voldemort” documents what Snap’s legal team felt were anticompetitive practices by Facebook, according to a new report in The Wall Street […]
Facebook’s copycat behaviour was reportedly tracked by Snapchat in a dossier called ‘Project Voldemort’ — and Snap may have given it to the FTC to help its investigation into the social-media giant
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Jeffrey Epstein referred to as ‘he who must not be named’ or ‘Voldemort’ by some MIT Media Lab staff, in an apparent reference to the ‘Harry Potter’ villain

New documents obtained by The New Yorker‘s Ronan Farrow revealed that the MIT Media Lab had actively covered up its involvement with Jeffrey Epstein, who died by suicide last month. Any mention of Epstein was carefully covered up, even down to noting his initials in appointment memos in director Joichi […]
Jeffrey Epstein referred to as ‘he who must not be named’ or ‘Voldemort’ by some MIT Media Lab staff, in an apparent reference to the ‘Harry Potter’ villain
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J.K. Rowling says Lord Voldemort ‘was nowhere near as bad as Donald Trump’

J.K. Rowling is known for speaking her mind on Twitter. Today’s topic: Donald Trump. This morning, the author pointed to this tweet from the BBC about people comparing the notorious Trump to Rowling’s fictional Harry Potter villain, Lord Voldemort. This is why people are calling American businessman, Donald Trump, Lord […]
J.K. Rowling says Lord Voldemort ‘was nowhere near as bad as Donald Trump’