The Tax Day Episode
Almost as anticipated as your refund check...

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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, Shannon
- We may be rusty, but like the truly annoying and devoted fans we are, we're back!
- The state of Snape-ing in the fandom is clearly in crisis.
- Official and unofficial Snape-ing planned for Portus, Terminus, Accio and beyond!
- Coming up in this show.

The Snape Report - (10:52)
Announcer: Jonathan
News for the month of April. (Send your news to [email protected])
- JKR reveals Snape's backstory planned from the beginning.
- Snapefen too savy to be taken in by lame April Fool's Joke.
- Wrock group The Remus Lupins foolishly decide
not to change name to The Severus Snapes.
- Snape's staring role in Potter Puppet Pals Video clearly responsible for You Tube award.
- For those in the mood for Snape meta, check out You Have Used Me: Severus Snape, Albus, Dumbledore, Betrayal and Trust
- Snape gets his Spock on.
- Snape-ing expected to heat up during summer convention season: Check out programming at Portus, Accio, Terminus, and of course Snapefest.

In Search of Different Endings Contest - (16:16)
Announcer: Rose
- In 500 words or less, write a different ending for Severus Snape Snapefest
- E-mail your submission by Midnight EST June 9th to [email protected] (Subject line: Different Endings Contest)

Draw Us a Picture - (17:37)
Announcer: Shannon
- We're looking for Snape fanart for Snapefest
- Het, slash, gen, fanon and canon art welcome (R-rated and below)
- Those interested, send an e-mail to [email protected] by May 1st

Deathly Hallows Roundtable - (19:03)
Panel: Rachael, Wendy, Becca, Meagan
- Deathly Hallows Parts I & II, David Yates, and More: what does this mean for Snapefans

Top Ten Items Snape Should Spend His Tax Return On - (37:41)
Announcer: Rose

"Snape is..." Call for Fic Recommendations - (40:02)
Narrator: Gina
- Submit Snape fanfiction recommendations for discussion in future episodes
- E-mail your recommendations (R-rated and below) to [email protected] (Subject line: Snapefic Rec)

Owlpost - (44:17)
Panel: Shannon, Rose, Rachael
- Some well-deserved squeeage over movie 6.
- Somebody's in trouble with the tax man.
- Howlers and e-mail from the Wizarding and Muggle world.

Closing - (1:05:40)
Hosts: Rachael, Rose, Shannon
- Special Fanfic Episode in the works.
- Look for coverage of convention and movie news.

He's Always a Bastard to Me - (1:08:19)
Filkstress: Becca

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-Transcripts of this episode will be available at

- Lara St John, Bach Violin Concertos: 01-BWV 1041 : I. Allegro
The Snape Report
music by Allan Horn, "Newscast"
Different Endings Contest
- Nicholas Hooper, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix: 15-Ministry of Magic
Draw Us a Picture
- Fauxliage, "Draw My Life"
Deathly Hallows Roundtable
- Nicholas Hooper, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix: 17-Flight of the Order of the Phoenix
Top Ten
- John Williams, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: 02-Aunt Marge's Waltz
"Snape is..."
- Mediva, Viva Mediva: 05-Belicha
- Shira Kammen, Music of Waters: 03-Unconformity
A Very Special Filk
- Music by Billy Joel, "She's Always a Woman to Me"