Guatemala congressman expresses concern over Trump anti-immigrant rhetoric. Perhaps future Potter-related films will course-correct, and Dumbledore will finally be allowed to blossom into the homosexual man he has apparently been all along. ICE confirms 45 transgender women being held at Texas detention center. In the Chamber of Secrets DVD interview, screenwriter Steve Kloves stated that he considers Dumbledore a fascinating character because of the wisdom he provides, but he feels that "Dumbledore bears such a tremendous dark burden, and he knows secrets and I think in many ways he bears the weight of the future of the wizard world" and the "only way that he can keep that at bay, the darkness, is to be whimsical and humorous". She never said anything about it in the actual series, and now won't again in fantastic beasts.
In the first chapter of Philosopher's StoneDumbledore is seen using the Deluminatora device for removing and later returning light, and for use as a homing device.
J.K. Rowling responds to gay Dumbledore controversy
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His abilities as a wizard are combined with a kind of cunning and subtlety of mind that allowed him to comprehend human nature and turn the better aspects of humanity trust, love, and friendship to Voldemort's disadvantage in particular. Rowling may think of Dumbledore as gay"; however, "there is no reason why anyone else should". Dumbledore is conversing with Draco about the plot to kill him, when several other Death Eaters enter the tower and try to persuade Draco to kill Dumbledore. It shows that there's no limit to what gay and lesbian people can do, even being a wizard headmaster. Dumbledore is very eccentric and even slightly effeminate; he is very fond of knitting patterns and frequently wears flamboyant clothing at one point, he is seen wearing a flowered bonnet.