For April Fool's Day, pro-independence group The Scottish Resistance announced that Scotland resident J.K. Rowling had joined their (small) ranks and was penning a book decrying the UK government. Previously, according to The Guardian, Rowling has deemed the Resistance "comedy geniuses," which would make her joining the group even more shocking than the announcement of an eighth Harry Potter book (in all truth, that wasn't too shocking of a revelation).

BREAKING NEWS J K Rowling has joined The Scottish Resistance and has started her new book THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF WESTMONSTER

Posted by James Scott on Thursday, March 31, 2016
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BREAKING NEWS

J K Rowling has joined The Scottish Resistance and has started her new book THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF WESTMONSTER

BuzzFeed drew Rowling's attention to the the Facebook post that Resistance founder James Scott created. 

Rowling, who ardently supports Scotland's place in the UK, was amused.

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