At first glance, Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry seems like the most beautiful, magical place in all the fictional world. Favorite foods that magically appear, lovely furnishings, rooms that can transform, interesting art... did we mention the food? But underneath the cobblestone walkways and masked by the antique furniture lies a sinister side of Hogwarts even Gryffindors are afraid to face.
On Reddit, people are sharing the worst parts of the wizard factory, and they are as ridiculous as a Rictusempra Charm, Vote up your favorite reason why Hogwarts is an epic fail.
- Photo: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban / Warner Bros.1
Makes For Interesting Senior Pranks
Posted by Redditor u/vivichase:
Every student in your 3rd year DADA class knowing what your worst fear is.Good point?
Detention Is Pure Torture
Posted by Redditor u/bunkscudda:
Detention is brutal!
As an 11-year-old first year student, your detention is to search for a wounded unicorn in the Forbidden Forest (full of giant spiders and multiple other monsters that will eat you) with just another 11-year-old and a dog.Good point?
- Photo: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets / Warner Bros3
Posted by Redditor u/snflowerings:
I would be so anxious using the bathrooms because ghosts seem to have no sense of privacyGood point?
Poor Argus Filch
Posted by Redditor u/keziahiris:
The only person who can’t do magic is...the janitor...
The one janitor for the entire castle grounds.Good point?