Don't read this unless you've seen Season 2, Episode 5 of "Game of Thrones," entitled "The Ghost of Harrenhal." A few weeks ago, after the first couple of episodes of "Game of Thrones'" second season had aired, I heard from someone on Twitter who was on the verge of checking out and giving up on the show. I don't remember exactly what the wording of his or her question was, I just recall that the query was along the lines of, "Does it get much darker than this?" Those of us who have read the books are inclined to chuckle ominously at such questions -- certainly not to mock the questioner, because I absolutely understand and empathize with where that question came from.
Don't read on unless you've seen Season 2, Episode 6 of "Game of Thrones," entitled "The Old Gods and the New." The "old gods" of this terrific episode's title probably refers to the deities worshipped by Ned Stark and his family; b... Read Post
Do not read on unless you've seen Season 2, Episode 8 of HBO's "Game of Thrones," entitled "The Prince of Winterfell." As was the case with last week's episode, "The Prince of Winterfell" was something of a set-up episode. Enjoyable... Read Post
Post by Jill Baughman Hard to believe we're halfway through the second season of Game of Thrones. In this week's episode, titled "The Ghost of Harrenhal," the war of thrones continues to wage from all sides. No Joffrey this week, bu... Read Post