J.K. Rowling Slipped Some Criticism of America Into the New Fantastic Beasts Featurette

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J.K. Rowling just rolled out new Fantastic Beasts footage, which spends most of its time introducing us to our new protagonist, Newt Scamander. But hidden inside was a single dialogue exchange that paints a dreary picture of the wizarding community in America. We’re not at Hogwarts anymore, muggles.

Produced by Christine Nguyen, written by Matt Johnston.

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Rowling Shades U.S. in New Fantastic Beasts Clip