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Why does Prince William say he has a "Harry Potter scar"?

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Britain's Prince William has a scar on his forehead that he has referred to as a "Harry Potter scar" as a reference to the iconic mark on the forehead of the fictional boy wizard. Prince William's scar is different in many ways from Harry Potter's.

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Why does Prince William say he has a "Harry Potter scar"?
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While Harry's scar is the result of a magical curse, Prince William's is the result of being hit in the head with a golf club by another kid while he was still in school. Prince William apparently calls his scar a "Harry Potter scar" because the scar tissue is a bit shiny and also because it seems to catch people's attention the way Harry Potter's scar does.

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