Harry Potter and the Half-Drunk Podcast
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Sam and Emily discuss all things Harry Potter while also analyzing a bottle of spirits (not the ghost kind). Harry Potter and the Half-Drunk Podcast aims to bring together those people who grew up reading Harry Potter, who are now of legal drinking age... and still love to read/watch/talk about/listen to Harry Potter.
||ExplicitChapter 20: For The Greater Good||Welcome to Chapter 20: For The Greater Good. Join us as we enjoy two of our favorite drinks while discussing two of our favorite lovebirds: Albus Dumbledore and Gellert Grindelwald! Sam will be enjoying a vodka-cran with lime, and Emily will be warming up with our butterbeer. Also don't miss a special new segment we are introducing this episode, along with an interesting theory about the Dumbledore-Grindelwald final duel!||12/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 19: The Life and Lies of Albus Dumbledore||In this week's episode Sam and Emily bring on guest, Sarah, to discuss the history and life of Albus Dumbledore. Join them as they talk about the bad-ass headmaster's controversial backstory, while also sipping on a tart lemon drop cocktail in his honor. *This episode may contain spoilers for those who have not seen Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.*||12/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 18: Beast Mode Part 3||A R E Y O U R E A D Y F O R I T ? To conclude our Fantastic Beast Mode three-part series, we are giving our unofficial, official review of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. So if you haven't seen it yet, CAUTION: SPOILERS AHEAD. Join us as we discuss the movie for the first time with each other. Also, bring your bottle of 19 Crimes. You're going to need a drink! Cheers!||11/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 17: Beast Mode Part 2||Happy Thanksgiving week, and welcome to the second installment of our three-part series, Beast Mode! Emily's fiance, Karn, joins to discuss all things relating to the Wizarding World of the United States. Grab some pumpkin juice and tune in! Cheers!||11/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 16: Beast Mode Part 1||Join Sam and Emily this week as they kick off Beast Mode! A three-part series that will cover all things Fantastic Beasts. In this episode, Sam and Emily dive deep into discussing the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie while sipping on the featured cocktail of the week, Gigglewater!||11/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 15: A Newbie's Guide to Harry Potter||Since today is National Nachos Day and we are lovers of all things Mexican food, this week’s featured drink is a margarita! Sip on this refreshing beverage with us as we welcome our friend and Harry Potter newbie, Bailey. Find out her Pottermore results and join us in exploring the major plot points and themes of every Harry Potter book! Cheers!||11/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 14: Happy Halloween||TROLL IN THE DUNGEON!!! Thought you ought to know! Happy Halloween, everyone! Join Sam and Emily this week as they discuss the significance of the holiday in the Harry Potter series while also sipping on some homemade polyjuice potion. Cheers!||10/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 13: Hallows v. Horcruxes||Join Sam and Emily this week as they welcome special guests and hosts of, It's Bourbon Night - Chad and Sara! The guest duo are bourbon know-it-alls and potterheads to boot! This episode's discussion will focus on the comparison of hallows and horcruxes, while enjoying a pour or two of Wild Turkey bourbon. Find out which each of them would choose as a hallow and what they would make into a horcrux!||10/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 12: No Underage Wizards Allowed In Today||In light of it being National Liqueur Day, we are celebrating by adding amaretto to the most famous drink of the Harry Potter series--Butterbeer! Join us as we discuss the drinks and the taverns from the series, while enjoying our homemade butterbeer. We also tried out a new game, Harry Potter themed "Would You Rather?". Cheers!||10/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 11: The Cursed Child||This week's episode is coming to you late, and we apologize for the wait! But nevertheless we are back with Chapter 11: The Cursed Child. Join us this week as we discuss (rant..) in detail all about the 8th installment in the Harry Potter series. Grab your wine, it's a doozy!||10/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 10: Voldemort: Inherently Evil?||This week's episode is all about He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, The Dark Lord, You-Know-Who, alright you guessed it, Lord Voldemort. Join Sam and Emily as they bring on a very special guest (who also happens to be Emily's mom) to discuss the nature of Voldemort's evilness. Was it inherent, or was it a product of his troubled childhood?||10/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 9: The Minors||Join Sam and Emily this week as they discuss some of the minor characters from Harry Potter! Whether they are stealing your hearts in the background of the main plot, whether they are intriguing you with their subtle cockiness, or whether they are spiking your interest just by being mentioned in passing. These characters may have a minor role in the story, but they have a major role in our hearts. We want to know more about them!||9/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 8: Let's Hear It For The Boys||In response to, Chapter 5: Yass Queen, it's only fair to show some love for the men of Harry Potter! This week Sam and Emily share their definitive ranking of the top ten bad-ass men of the series. Join them in their discussion of that, along with a couple of fan theories!||9/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 7: Snape Snape Severus Snape||This week on Harry Potter and the Half-Drunk Podcast, Sam and Emily bring on self-proclaimed Slytherin, and steadfast Snape supporter, Chaz Barry! Join them as they enjoy some white wine while discussing all things Snape related, and talk through a few theories surrounding him.||9/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 6: Unanswered Questions||In this week's episode of Harry Potter and the Half-Drunk Podcast, Sam and Emily tackle and discuss their unanswered, burning questions from the series! Anything and everything they would ask J.K. Rowling if they could. Plus they each discuss a popular, yet controversial fan-theory.||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 5: Yass Queen||This week Sam and Emily welcome their close friend, (and bad-ass queen) Heather, to another episode of Harry Potter and the Half-Drunk Podcast. Join them first, as they find out Heather's Hogwarts house, patronous and wand. Then stay tuned for their definitive Top 10 list of the most bad-ass women from the Harry Potter series!||8/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 4: Twenty-Three Years Later||Join Sam and Emily this week as they take a turn back in time! They discuss their favorite characters along with the ones they have related to most throughout their lives. All the while enjoying some bottom-shelf vodka.||8/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 3: Gone Too Soon||This week we have our first guest, Emily's dad Andrew aka the Bald Eagle! Join us while we discuss the characters we would save and the most heartbreaking character deaths. All paired with some red wine and our first round of Harry Potter trivia!||8/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 2: We Open at the Close||In this week's episode of Harry Potter and the Half-Drunk podcast, Emily and Sam open at the close, by beginning their discourse of all things Harry Potter at the end... They discuss in depths the final chapter of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and what they wished they would have seen carry over in the movies.||8/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitChapter 1: The Girls Who Drank||Welcome to the first episode of Harry Potter and the Half-Drunk Podcast! We are Sam and Emily, two twenty-something, adult beverage-drinking, Harry Potter-loving, best friends! In this episode we want to just give you an introduction to us and how we came to love Harry Potter. We discuss our individual favorites and least favorites in the Harry Potter book and movie series along with where we fall in the Harry Potter spectrum. All the while we are drinking champagne to celebrate Harry’s birthday! So if you love Harry Potter and don’t mind listening to two half-drunk girls discussing all the ins and outs of the franchise, please tune in!||7/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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It’s so weird yet awesome to hear your cousin do an epic podcast! I love learning so many new Harry Potter fun facts while grabbing a glass of wine or even while doing dishes...Love it y’all!
So relaxed and fun
I started listening to this just because I love Harry Potter books. I kept going because it’s so relaxed, fun and entertaining. Thank you!
Love listening to these girls banter and discuss HP!