NBC comedies love Game of Thrones: Earlier it was Parks and Recreation. Last night, 30 Rock. Your move, Community.
I like Daenerys’ story better in the show than in the book, largely because I get to look at cute dragons. She says she doesn’t know how to raise dragons or what to feed them. So she tucks them away in a cage. What? Bring back the baby dragons! And then! A horse collapses. What, is this Luck now?
- Montykins, Game of Thrones 2-1 “The North Remembers” Recap
The awkward moment when you talk to someone who doesn’t watch Game of Thrones.
Best Crown Ever
We’ve seen some sparkling tiaras during our years of watching television, but never has a crown been more satisfying to behold than the one that Khal Drogo created for Viserys Targaryen. When Viserys got uppity and insistent about Drogo helping him get back his family’s crown, threatening Drogo and his unborn child in the process, the Khal had some gold melted down and then placed it atop the insufferable Viserys’ head. Looked like a perfect fit from our vantage point.
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