A Headmaster's Tale
Of cephalopods, midnight duels, and dire Halloween curses..

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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 - (0:57)
Hosts: Rachael, Wendy, Gina
- Snapey Halloween
- Why didn't Dumbledore's own experience with love make him more sympathetic to Snape
- Snape's gaydar
- Coming up in this episode...

The Snape Report - (16:36)
Announcer: Jonathan
News for the second half of October.(Send your news to [email protected])
- Dumbledore bombshell temporarily overshadows all things Snape.
- Creative and Snapefen still actively Snape-ing: Check out Snape After DH and the Snarry Games.
- Snape may (or may not) be dead, but there's still plenty of meta for everyone: Why Snape Joined the DE; Snape's Boggart; Snape-inspired playlist.
- Alec Hopkins, also known as "Young Snape" has been rather busy on You-Tube.
- Snape seen masquerading as a muggle in Australia.

What If... - (19:33)
Panel: Rachael, Becca, Shannon, Rose
- What if things had been different for Snape. . .

PSA: Bathouses - (44:24)
Announcer: Rose
- Stock your Snapecast safehouse.

Fan Interview - (46:10)
Interviewer: Becca
Guest: Ariadne (Writer and Theorist)
- At the Online Wizarding Library
- At Fanfiction.net
- Border's Great Snape Debate

A Call to Listeners - (1:01:39)
Send in your questions for Snape.
- Deadline: Midnight EST, Friday, November 23rd.
-Format: .wav, .ogg, .mp3 formats accepted, or leave a voicemail on our Skype account (username snapecast)

Snarky Chapters - (1:04:54)
Panel: Rachael, Jeff, Rose, Shannon
Deathly Hallows
- Chapter 32: The Elder Wand

The Final Run of the Snapecast Express - (1:21:21)
Announcer: Jonathan
- To reserve a seat, send an owl to [email protected] or leave a message on Podcastalley.
- Be sure to include your name, your house, and your seating preference.

Deathly Owlpost - (1:23:17)
Panel: Shannon, Rachael, Wendy, Gina
- What did Slughorn know about Snape's feelings for Lily?
- What's with all these childhood sweetheart storylines anyway?
- In which we explore a little Snucius.
- Howlers and e-mail from the Muggle world.

Closing - (1:40:07)
Hosts: Rachael, Wendy, Gina
- Revisiting Jo's most recent comments about Snape's character and Snape's portrait.
- See you on December 1st for Episode 25, our penultimate episode!

A Headmaster's Tale - (1:45:44)
Narrator: Rose
Voices: Jeff, Meagan, Shannon, Chris, Wendy, Gina
- Of cephalopods, midnight duels, and dire Halloween curses.

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- Lara St John, Bach Violin Concertos: 01-BWV 1041 : I. Allegro
The Snape Report
music by Allan Horn, "Newscast"
What If...
- Smashing Pumpkins, "Apples+Oranjes"
- Danny Elfman, Corpse Bride: 07-Moon Dance
Fan Interview
-Janine Johnson, Chopin Recital: 12-Valse Brilliante Op.18 in Eb major
A Call to Listeners
John Williams, Harry Potter and the Prizoner of Azkaban:
Snarky Chapters
- Ehren Starks, Lines Build Walls: 01-Lines Build Walls
- Shira Kammen, Music of Waters: 03-Unconformity
A Headmaster's Tale
- John Williams, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: 08-The Dueling Club
- Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565
- Gaylord Carter, "Grim Grinning Ghosts" [Disneyland's Haunted Mansion]
- Danny Elfman, Nightmare Before Christmas: 20-End Title
- Danny Elfman, Nightmare Before Christmas: 01-Overture