OK, please don't hate me for this. I don't hate ALL Gryffindors. I just think the House itself is over-rated.
All the Weasley's were in Gryffindor. As they are the nicest people in the whole book, and love Harry, people love them. Therefore they love Gryffindor.
Gryffindors basicly owned Hogwarts when Harry's parents attened Hogwarts. James and Sirius mocked the living hell out of Snape, while their two allies looked on. All four of them just happen to be Gryffindor. Weird, hey?
How do you keep a Gryffindor in suspense? *walk away*
How many weasley's does it take to light up a wand?
Seven: Ginny to look upset and do nothing, Ron to sulk, Fred and George to blow it up, Percy to yell, Charlie to hold it in front of a dragon and Bill to roll his eyes at everyone.
How many Dark Lords does it take to light up a wand?
Interesting stuff I stumbled across, a treat for HP fans that are also Star Trek fans (and vice-versa).
Scroll down the page and click on the yellow pad to get to the following pages, full of great pics very well made.