Why Jon Snow Isn’t Dead: The Definitive Argument
Aug17

Why Jon Snow Isn’t Dead: The Definitive Argument

Yes, Jon Snow Will be Back: Game of Thrones season 5 brought television watchers up to speed with book readers on one of the most intriguing and hotly debated story lines of the series: the “death” of Jon Snow. If you’re reading this, then by this point you’ve likely read countless other articles telling you why Jon Snow is definitely dead, or why he’s definitely not, why he’ll come back, or why he...

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Game of Thrones Characters as Real-life Boxing Stars: Part 2 Baratheons and Targaryens
Apr04

Game of Thrones Characters as Real-life Boxing Stars: Part 2 Baratheons and Targaryens

The much-anticipated return of HBO’s Game of Throneshas been creating a huge level of buzz. I decided to get in on the fun by matching real-life boxers and boxing promoters with Game of Thrones characters. Here, in part 2, I’ll take a look at the Baratheon and Targaryen families, and some of the characters associated with those groups. (Go back to check out part 1, Starks and Lannisters) Robert Baratheon would be…...

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Game of Thrones Characters as Real-life Boxing Stars: Part 1 Starks and Lannisters
Apr03

Game of Thrones Characters as Real-life Boxing Stars: Part 1 Starks and Lannisters

The second season of HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones has made its highly anticipated debut. Based on the novels by George R.R. Martin, the story is driven by a deep and rich cast of characters who manage to be both fantastical and realistic. That led me to the obvious next thought: who would be who if the characters from Game of Thrones were found in a real-life drama, often shown on HBO, with characters too crazy to try to...

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