If Harry Potter had been set in America instead of Britain

Butterbeer kegs, Quidditch scholarships and Slytherin's Popular Kids...

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The narrow, bustling streets would totally be a huge, escalator-filled world of shopping wonder… 

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Forget drinking a pint of Butterbeer in The Three Broomsticks, American Harry would be taking kegs of the stuff to parties and getting loaded with his pals…

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Draco would never let Hufflepuff come to his jock parties…

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They’d try to get into Draco’s cliquey parties but not quite make it unless they had a lot of mead to offer…

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They’d always sit together in The Great Hall and practice for competitions. Even the threat of Voldemort wouldn’t stop them doing those calculations…

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The all-round good guys who Dumbledore would keep praising for their services to the school…

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Ugh, what a drag for all those underage 18-year-olds! But Hermione would discover a spell to create a convincing fake ID…

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Hermione and Ron’s parents would come  but the Dursley’s definitely wouldn’t…

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Endless Hogwarts exposés…

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WIth a younger driving age in most US states, the kids could forget about the Hogwarts Express and go on a road trip instead…

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So.totally.magical.