Maybe the Edmund Fitzgerald got a little too close …
A hidden street selling magical stuff in the US (I can’t recall the street name in Potter) would certainly look like Walt Disney’s Mainstreet USA.
Very turn-of-the-century. Turn oflast century, that is.
Possibly Scandinavian influence, from the old immigrant populations.
Well, it’s important to hide the schools of magic. So there’d probably be one up in the U.P. I mean, come on. Would you look there?
Would American Wizards be bound by the U.S. Constitution? Because Dementors would definitely constitute cruel and unusual punishment, I’m thinking. Would there be a minimum wage for house elves?
And would there be regular debate about what’s the appropriate tipping percentage?