Every episode of Black Mirror, ranked

December 27, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

Few shows summed up the global mood as well as Black Mirror in 2016 (that is the bleakest sentence I have ever written).

Jon and Stephen rehash the rise of Donald Trump, Bernie and Hillary's protracted nomination fight, the return of Game of Thrones, the state of the NBA, and NFL free agency.

The National Podcast, Episode 6: Lies, Damn Lies, and Michigan Primary Polling

March 10, 2016 / by , / 0 Comment

Get hyped, not just for the impending end of the nomination season, not just for the Warriors’ frenzied assault on 72-10, not just for Bernie’s upset primary victory, BUT FOR THE RETURN OF GAME OF THRONES TOO!!!

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What Is Dead May Never Die

May 03, 2015 / by / 1 Comment

Last Saturday was supposed to be the greatest day in sports.


Game of Thrones Season 4 Finale Recap and Review

June 15, 2014 / by / 4 Comments

This week’s Season 4 finale was probably the most exciting hour of my life since the time in 6th grade when I went to Six Flags and got dumped by my girlfriend of six days because I cried instead of going on the Mind Eraser.


Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 7 Recap

May 18, 2014 / by / 14 Comments

After last week’s episode, we were left with a lot of questions. How will Tyrion’s trial by combat play out? When will Stannis and his army sail for King’s Landing? Is Theon going to get a prosthetic dick, or just deal with his handicap?


Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 6 Recap and Review

May 11, 2014 / by / 15 Comments

This week’s episode was not the most action-packed of the season; there was only one fight scene and only four or five pairs of tits.


Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 5 Recap and Review

May 05, 2014 / by / 159 Comments

So far, Season 4 is really delivering; last night’s episode was another action-packed hour of television, with some fascinating plot developments.


Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 4 Recap and Review

April 27, 2014 / by / 22 Comments

To nobody’s surprise, Game of Thrones delivered another fantastic episode to us this week. There was character development, plot development, blood, nudity — okay, well those are all requisite items in any episode of GoT, but this one was especially good, I promise.

The cruel finale of Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin's merciless killing off of the series' major characters

BREAKING: George R.R. Martin kills off producers of “Game of Thrones”

April 14, 2014 / by / 31 Comments

LOS ANGELES–In an unforeseen turn of events in the fantasy series Game of Thrones, author George R.R. Martin killed off all of the show’s producers during last night’s Game of Thrones production meeting.