Lord of the Rings came first.
Harry Potter came second.
Lord of the Rings succeeds where Harry Potter fails.
Why do we say this? Because Tolkien’s wizards should be held at a higher standard and most wizards in fantasy should be modeled after Gandalf. But Rowling’s wizards come off as stupid and a bit racist; they think they are better than muggles (non magical humans) because they use magic.
How sad is that?
If you want more information regarding this and other issues, then feel free to click on the link below: http://www.thetolkienforum.com/showthread.php?4214-Problems-In-Harry-Potter#
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