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‘George R.R. Martin’ letter says calm down, Shakespeare is more murderous than him

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Fans are still reeling from the Season 5 finale of Game of Thrones in which the beloved bastard son of Eddard Stark, Jon Snow, is offed in the most gruesome and betraying of manners. By his own brothers of the Watch and a small child. People are pissed. They’re saying they’re done with the show. (They’re not.) They’re rooting for the White Walkers to kill everyone (also probably not.) People called in sick because they were grieving. (I hope this…

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Here’s an un-spoiled recap of the ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 5 finale

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Here’s a spoiler-free recap of last night’s shocking Season 5 finale of Game of Thrones. As per usual, George R.R. Martin’s brain child was plenty full of murderous jaw-dropping shockers. If you pick five Game of Thrones characters who were still living before Sunday night, chances are one of them is now dead. Google the series if you want spoilers, but you won’t get them here. Just a little tease … Gianluca Fiore has an interesting conspiracy theory. “I’m starting…

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‘Game of Thrones’ book vs. series breakdown may support Jon Snow fandom theory

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There are two kinds of Game of Thrones fans. There are those who are fanatic about the HBO series. The ones who can’t wait for the latest episode or who, if they happen to miss one, avoid all forms of social media and water cooler conversation in hopes of making it to the next night without any spoilers. Then there are the fans who have also read the books. They don’t care about water cooler spoilers because they not only…

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‘Game of Thrones’ star Kit Harington: a quiet force as Jon Snow

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Shhhh! “Quiet” and “still” aren’t words you might associate with “Game of Thrones.” HBO’s epic fantasy, set in the make-believe continent of Westeros, typically swirls with warring armies, forbidding landscape, even fire-breathing dragons. But Jon Snow embodies the meditative quality that regularly quells words and movement by the characters in favor of a moody immersion in this vast realm for the audience. Through this universe roams Jon Snow, the illegitimate son of Lord Ned Stark and an outcast, a brooding…

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