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MARCH MADNESS - FINAL ROUND
Vote HERE - you have only until noon!!
Round 3 results below:
It's Magic v Magic with Hermione Granger representing the HEROES and Sauron for the VILLAINS!
Round 2 results below:
Jaws was defeated by Dolores Umbridge (some felt the element of surprise could have given him a win!)
Hermione hexed Katniss
Sauron fixed his eye on Lady Macbeth and he walked away with the victory
Atticus barely outwitted Tris in a close match-up
Round 1 results below:
Dolores Umbridge defeated Dr Frankenstein
Katniss Everdeen squeaked out a win over Jon Snow
Jaws drowned Dracula
Hermione Granger almost went into overtime but prevailed over Percy Jackson
Sauron roundly defeated Hannibal Lecter
Atticus Finch had the strongest win of all, leading by 75% over Starr Carter
Lady Macbeth outcrazied Nurse Ratchet
And Tris Prior just barely edged out Ellen Ripley for the win!
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