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Remember when bookstores actually existed? Well back in 2007, a few Borders employees decided they had had enough. But giving their two-week notice apparently didn’t give them the satisfaction they craved, so they had to take it to the next level.
The last installment of the Harry Potter books was on the verge of being released, and rabid Potter fans the world over were clamoring for an early glimpse of what J.K. Rowling had in store for Harry, Hermione, Ron and company. But even though the publisher gave strict orders to keep everything hush-hush, these disgruntled employees recorded a video of themselves reading spoilers from the book just days before it was to be released.
While entertaining to some, hell hath no fury like Harry Potter fans scorned. Furthermore, this stunt could’ve ended with them facing legal repercussions and possibly locked away in Azkaban. So if you’re going to go all out, be prepared to face the Dementors. Watch the video here!