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Emilia Clarke and Sophie Turner shouldn't have to defend the show.
The final episode of Game of Thrones was stunning, until it wasn’t. Your stomach dropped as Daenerys Targaryen strode out to address her troops, Drogon’s wings extended behind her, itching to be airborne. For a moment, you forgot her bloodlust as she finally set her ...
 
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The movie takes place 15 years after the events of Star Trek: Nemesis.
When we last see Jean-Luc Picard in Star Trek: Nemesis, the famed captain has defeated Shinzon, and escaped with his life thanks to the sacrifice of Data. From there, Captain Riker begins to negotiate peace with the Romulans, and a new era of ...
 
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She's as surprised as you were
WARNING: Don't read this if you don't know yet what happens at the end of Game of Thrones. You've got a maximum of about 12 hours before spoilers become your own fault entirely. Just watch the final episode. It's the most popular ...
 
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People loathed it so much they started hoarding cans of classic Coke. Now it's getting a limited release.
Thanks to a marketing campaign with the Netflix series Stranger Things,the 1985 drink New Coke is coming back this week. But when New Coke was first released in 1985, it "spawned consumer angst the likes of which no business has ever seen," according ...
 
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It's been a long journey for the youngest Stark girl. And it's not over yet.
A lot happened in the final episode of Game of Thrones—first and most shockingly, Jon killed Daenerys and was sent back to the Wall. But Sansa was also made Queen in the North, while Bran became king of the entire (now) Six Kingdoms, ushering in a new ...
 
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Sansa deserves the ending she got.
Sansa Stark has changed dramatically since we saw her in the first episode of Game of Thrones. She started the series young, naive and self-absorbed, and, in the final season, she has proven herself to be mature, level-headed, and strong. When Sansa is reunited with The Hound ...
 
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Game of Thrones created a vast media ecosystem. We talked to the people at its center.
Game of Thrones ends. But it’s not the only thing that will pass into pop culture history this weekend—the show will take with it the broad media economy and the vibrant online communities that it inspired. For years, fans have hungrily awaited pre-season ...
 
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The takes are hotter than the Iron Throne.
Here we are: the end. The final season of Game of Thrones has been polarizing to say the least, and while social media drank in the last hour-ish installment of the series, one thing was certain: everyone has an opinion, reaction, or meme to share ...
 
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It's the only satisfying way for this story to end. Anything else would be a disappointment.
Wow. Good for Jon Snow. It seemed like no one was working harder to die in Game of Thrones Season Eight than Jon Snow. I mean the doofus looked a dragon dead in the eyes and screamed at it. He participated in such idiotic battle ...
 
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Does Jon Snow also start a plow company in the series finale?
You can actually trace the first theory about Jon Snow being a Targaryen to an old forum in the mid-90s. Truly dedicated Game of Thrones fans were able to connect the dots in George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire very early on. And ever since ...
 
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That's a lot of funeral pyres...
Whatever your feelings on the quality and satisfaction derived from season eight of Game of Thrones you've got to say it's killed a lot of people. In fact, it can be quite tricky to recall exactly who died, when and how, so we've collated ...
 
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George R.R. Martin needs to finish those books so fans can read how this story deserves to end.
A few weeks ago—the day before the Game of Thrones premiere in New York—I was chatting with John Bradley about his character Samwell Tarly, who is often seen as the on-page avatar to author George R.R. Martin."George was actually a conscientious objector in the Vietnam ...
 
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After deaths and dives into darkness last week, the pool of candidates is shrinking as the end approaches
Whatever happens at the curtain call of Game of Thrones on Sunday night, the seed of that idea will likely have been planted in front us at some point, making it all seem surprising and yet inevitable.The clues may be in the original material ...
 
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They tell an ominous story.
Throughout the series, HBO has always teased the forthcoming episode with a collection of photos on the Wednesday before each one airs. There's usually something like a half dozen to a dozen (last week there were only nine) photos that show various ...
 
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David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are in charge of the next era of the most popular sci-fi franchise.
WithThe Rise of Skywalker closing out the decades-long Skywalker saga in December 2019, Star Wars obsessives have been wondering what will come next for their beloved spacefaring franchise. While details have been sparse, we've known for a while that there will be new Star Wars movies coming from Last Jedi director ...
 
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The Spider's plan was a lot more sinister than it appeared.
Game of Thrones covered a lot of ground in its latest 80 minute installment—seven characters died (Ser Harry Strickland doesn’t count), King’s Landing was torched by a dragon, wildfire was exploding everywhere. And in the midst of that sensory overload it was potentially easy to ...
 
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It happened. It finally happened.
After years of wishing, hoping, thinking, and praying, Game of Thronesfinally delivered in the penultimate episode of Season Eight something fans have wanted for years: The Cleganebowl.During the battle at King's Landing, Sandor "The Hound" Clegane finally faced off against his brother, Gregor "The ...
 
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The end is nigh for Jon Snow. So what happens next?
For months Kit Harington has been keeping a secret that everybody wants to know. It's been an exhausting balancing act, like treading water with a smile on your face.Of course he isn’t going to tell you how Game of Thrones ends, whether Jon Snow lives or ...
 
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Listen again to how he phrased his comments about her baby.
think we can all agree that the fourth episode of Game of Thrones Season Eight had some pretty glaring issues. Characters were making stupid decisions left and right. The writers phoned in a lazy, nonsensical episode of television that, in its worst moments, was a disservice to George R.R. ...
 
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The miniseries examines the fallout of the 1986 Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant disaster.
It’s been more than 30 years since the Chernobyl disaster, the worst nuclear power plant accident in history. The incident was catastrophic, leaving a swath of Ukraine a radioactive no-go zone. On Monday night, HBO will debut a five-part miniseries based on ...