10 Times 'Harry Potter' Got Witchcraft Right

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Although modern-day witches don’t fly around on brooms or have to worry about overthrowing Lord Voldemort, there are quite a few parallels between the wizarding world of Harry Potter and today’s witchcraft. Even though we can’t live in a universe where Hagrid and Triwizard Tournaments exist, with a little help from Mrs. J. K. Rowling herself, you can definitely make your life a whole lot witchier. And don’t worry men—witch is a gender-fluid term in the real world. So you can totally be a witch too.