9 of J.K. Rowling’s Best Twitter Burns From 2015

Comparing Donald Trump to Voldemort was far from the “Harry Potter” author’s only diss of the year

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J.K. Rowling took to Twitter on Tuesday to compare Donald Trump to Voldemort, adding to her long list of brilliant burns and stellar comebacks on the social media platform.

After the GOP presidential candidate called for a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States,” the “Harry Potter” author tweeted, “How horrible, Voldemort was nowhere near as bad,” with a link to Trump’s statement.

The tweet was just one more example that Rowling is among the wittiest Twitter users with a blue checkmark next to their name. Want more where that came from?

From defending Serena Williams‘ “man” body to shutting down homophobic comments, TheWrap has compiled 9 more of Rowling’s best Twitter burns from 2015.

When someone said Serena Williams was “built like a man:”

J.K. Rowling donated money to the Better Together campaign, and one troll called her a “disgusting slimy Labour c–t.” So Rowling said this:

When she targeted someone targeting Her:


When someone misspelled “Slytherin:”

When the Westboro Baptist Church protested one of Rowling’s statements:

When Rupert Murdoch said Muslims should be held responsible for Charlie Hebdo attacks:

When Rowling was the Queen of Hashtags:

When a troll Said Rowling’s books should be burned:

When she said Hogwarts headmaster Dumbledore is gay, and a fan tweeted they couldn’t “see him in that way”: