I'm one of those people who is still annoyed about that tiny but in a way significant detail. It makes Dumbledore more eccentric and off his rocker than he really was. It bothers me, and it always will. If that makes me a crazy HP fan, then so be it.
Guys guys guys, my high school has a Harry Potter club and they have duels in the hallways between classes and they have to react to the spell and they're having a Yule Ball and their going to act out the Battle of Hogwarts and can I just go already I just. GAH.