Starting off this Potterific Summer in Snapey Style!
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Content for this episode:

This is Snapecast - (0:00)
Voice: Chris
- Soundbye: Alan Rickman, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Introduction - (0:58)
Hosts: Rachael, Rose, Chris
- Snape meetups and other Snapetacular activities at Phoenix Rising.
- It's going to be one Potterific summer!
- Coming up in this episode...

The Snape Report - (10:16)
Announcer: Jon
Featuring Phoenix Rising news and reminders (Send your news to [email protected])
- programming at Phoenix Rising is chock-full of Snapey goodness (see phoenix_severus for details) :
"Fame clearly isn't everything": The Enduring Lessons of Severus Snape
The Heir of Slytherin: Niccolo Machiavelli and the House of Salazar
Muggling Through the Ages: Muggleborns and Half-bloods, and Their Place in the Wizarding World
Daddy, I Want to Be a Death Eater: Character Studies Based on Nature vs. Nurture in Canon and Fanon
Ambition, Power and Manipulation: Slytherin House
The Good 'Ship Granger-Snape
"It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are."
Sirius-ly Celibate?: Sexuality and the Adults of Harry Potter
Snapeslash and Its Fans
"Yes, but the world isn't split into good people and Death Eaters."
Snape: Friend or Foe? aka The Great Snape Debate
-come see Snapecast's own Rachael and Becca, along with Robert of Spellcast, Kim of Spinnerscast, and other HP podcasters at the Sonorus panel/roundtable discussion on May 20th!
-informal meet-ups include:
The Snape Hermione Fans Rendezvous
The Snapeslash Luncheon
The Snape-a-holic Anonymous Meeting which will be the official Snapecast PR meetup
The Potions Masters Quidditch team at the Quidditch field at the Borders Riverside Quidditch Classic
-Snapecast's Shannon will be MCing the Spellcast/Spinnerscast live podcast on May 19th, during Artist and Author's Night! Please make sure to double-wrap all peanut butter and/or pretzels in odor-absorbing plastic, as Snarky the Owl will also be in attendence!
-the Snapecast Cafepress store has some new items for all your Snapely needs as we approach movie premiers, book releases and even more Potter conventions!

Snarky Chapters - (13:01)
Panel: Rachael, Becca, Jackie, Rose, Shannon
-Half Blood Prince - Spinner's End Part 2

Snapecast Shipping Awards - (33:27)
Presenting the results of the Snapecast shipping poll. Congratulations to all the winners!
-Favorite Het Pairing: Snape/Hermione
accepting the award: Hermione Granger
-Favorite Slash Pairing: Snape/Harry
accepting the award: Harry Potter
-Favorite Threesome: Snape/Lucius/Narcissa
accepting the award: Narcissa Malfoy
-Favorite Minor Character Pairing: Snape/Regulus
accepting the award: Regulus Black
-Favorite Nontraditional Pairing: Snape/his wand
accepting the award: Mr. Ollivander
-Favorite Young!Snape Pairing: Snape/Lily
accepting the award: Lily Potter
-Favorite Post-war Pairing: Snape/Hermione
accepting the award: Ronald Weasley
-Most Canon-Compliant Pairing: Snape/his hand
accepting the award: Severus Snape
-Pairing Most Likely to Confuse JKR: Snape/Dumbledore
accepting the award: Albus Dumbledore
-Favorite Student Pairing: Snape/Hermione
accepting the award: Hermione Granger
-Favorite Death Eater Pairing: Snape/Lucius
accepting the award: Lucius Malfoy
-Favorite Staff Pairing: Snape/Sinistra
accepting the award: Professor Sinistra
-Favorite Mpreg Pairing: Snape/Harry
accepting the award: Harry Potter
-Lifetime Squick Award: Kreacher
accepting the award: Kreacher the House-Elf

Snape Theory - (49:04)
Panel: Rachael, Gina
Guest: cmwinters
-Snape and Godric's Hollow

Closing - (1:08:38)
Hosts: Rachael, Rose, Chris
- Up next, Snapecast's Anniversary Episode!
- see you at Phoenix Rising!

Snape: the Musical - (1:12:35)
Talent: Chris
-Snape: do you trust him?
-coming to no theatre near you

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-Transcripts of thise episode will be available at

- Lara St John, Bach Violin Concertos: 01-BWV 1041 : I. Allegro
The Snape Report
music by Allan Horn, "Newscast"
Snarky Chapters
- Ehren Starks, Lines Build Walls: 01-Lines Build Walls
Snapecast Shipping Awards
- music from the 75th Academy Awards
Snape Theory
- Human Response, Delirious: 01-Delirious
Snape: the Musical
- music from the following musicals:
Sunset Boulevard
La Cage aux Folles