Author's Note: Several years ago I wrote a post comparing the two classic British (accented) television shows. This is an updated version. I knew there was a reason why Game of Thrones felt so familiar. I experienced the same emotions, learned the same lessons, eye-rolled at the same gratuitous nudity, lived vicariously through the same … Continue reading Game of Thrones Ripped Off Thomas the Tank Engine (2016 Update)
Many people believe that in his epic "Song of Ice and Fire" series George RR Martin is drawing on historical episodes from the War on the Roses. However, while this may be true for the political machinations in Kings Landing, it seems as if the Nights' Watch adventures on and around the Wall are a … Continue reading Is Jon Snow A Secret Jew?