She then explained that Dumbledore was smitten with rival Gellert Grindelwald, whom he defeated long ago in a battle between good and bad wizards. "Falling in love can blind us to an extent," Rowling said of Dumbledore's feelings, adding that Dumbledore was "horribly, terribly let down."...She's baiting the usual anti-Potter groups. Do I have to look to see if they are taking the bait?
Rowling... also said that she regarded her Potter books as a "prolonged argument for tolerance" and urged her fans to "question authority."
October 20, 2007
J.K Rowling, who apparently needs even more publicity, has informed us of the sexual orientation of one of her characters.