…Come to Play

“Sometimes the best way to baffle them is to make moves that have no purpose or even seem to work against you. Remember that…when you come to play the game.” Petyr Baelish, “A Storm of Swords” The time has come at last to name a victor of the “Game of Thrones.” There are plenty of opinions…

…Still Surprise You

‘Hobbits really are amazing creatures…You can learn all that there is to know about their ways in a month, and yet after a hundred years they can still surprise you at a pinch.” Gandalf, “The Fellowship of the Ring” Take a moment and think of your favorite fantasy novel or novels. Now think about what…

…Make a Move

As we slowly inch our way towards the conclusion of “Game of Thrones” (it should be Friday by now, right?) our time for completely overanalyzing the series grows short. So, sorry not sorry, to anyone who is suffering from GoT burnout, this is happening. While the literal Iron Throne is buried under the rubble of…

…Stop Overthinking

“Game of Thrones” fans, in the interest of saving time… SPOILER ALERT!!! SPOILER ALERT!!! SPOILER ALERT!!! If you’re still here and haven’t seen last night’s episode  — “The Bells” —  this is on you.

…Understand

Okay, I’m just going to cut to the chase, it’s Mother’s Day weekend. If this is a revelation, go now. There are gifts to buy, cards to sign, and brunch reservations to make. To the rest of you, congratulations! You have your shit together.

…Join the Fight

Next week, one of the greatest series currently on television (or streaming) will end its third season, and if you think I’m talking about “Game of Thrones” I’m going to need your nerd card back (they are one of the greatest but they’re on season eight). The show I’m talking about–“The Good Fight”–exists in the…