Set to air worldwide in July, next year’s season of Game of Thrones will be its last. As with seasons six and seven, this closing chapter will be based on an outline of George R.R. Martin’s as yet unpublished ‘The Winds of Winter’ and ‘A Dream of Spring’, the final tomes in his epic series ‘A Song […]
Tonya Harding is not interested in the Sufjan Stevens song that he wrote in her honor. The 47-year-old retired ice skater and subject of I, Tonya unveiled her lack of interest in a New York Times profile published on January 10. “Who gives these people permission to use my name? You all disrespected me and [...]
Our wedding was inspired by Game of Thrones. In addition to simply loving the world of A Song of Ice And Fire, Game of Thrones played a major part in our relationship. Our relationship started veering into "dating" territory when we started to play A Game of Thrones: The Card Game. It all spiraled from there. Here's how we planned our wedding of Ice and Fire...
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(Pensoft Publishers) Characters from 'A Song of Ice and Fire,' 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets,' 'The Lord of the Rings,' 'The Silmarillion,' H. P. Lovecraft's 'The Call of Cthulhu' and the children's favorite 'Charlotte's Web'...Show More Summary
While communities around the nation’s capital spent the last day of 2017 buying ice, blowing up balloons, and compiling a New Year Eve playlist of songs, Canberra surfboat rowers made a start to an epic adventure down the Far South Coast of New South Wales. The George Bass Surf Boat Marathon set out from under […]
Like many other speculative fiction readers, it's thanks to George R. R. Martin that I discovered the excellent The Accursed Kings by French author Maurice Druon. As the main inspiration for A Song of Ice and Fire, I was eager to give this series a shot. Show More Summary
George R.R. Martin is a very busy man! He’s in fact so busy that he just cannot finish the sixth book in his “Song of Ice and Fire” series, even though the “book” already aired on HBO. Here is a series of comics by Rock Paper Cynic that takes a look at some of the […] The post What’s George R.R. Martin Doing Today? appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
In George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series, the author devotes a lot of time to fleshing out and differentiating between the various personalities of Daenerys' three dragons. HBO's Game of Thrones has done the same, albeit to a lesser extent, choosing instead to focus primarily on Drogon, the largest of the dragons. More »
From the song's grungy riffs to the video's slacker storyline, Bugg take you right back to the '90s with their new video for "Whiskey in the Water," off their latest LP on Trapped Under Ice and Turnstile's Pop Wig label. Continue reading…
Last week saw a surge of tweets that mash up William Carlos Williams’ 1934 poem “This is just to say” with ’90s (and a few early ’00s) pop songs. Here is Williams’ poem: I have eaten he plums hat were in he ice box and which you were...Show More Summary
On Friday, Atlanta label Quality Control dropped a compilation featuring Migos, Gucci Mane, and many more. On one of the new songs, “Ice Tray,” Migos member Quavo fires shots at Joe Budden. When Migos previewed the track last week, featuring a diss directed towards Budden, the Everyday Struggle host and rapper clapped back. Now, the […]
There are procrastinators, then there’s George R.R. Martin. The Song of Ice and Fire author may have stepped back from his executive producer role in HBO’s Game of Thrones to focus on finishing his long-in-the-works book The Winds of...Show More Summary
(PG-13: Language) Arguably the most important character in A Song of Ice and Fire, Rhaegar Targaryen was the archetypal golden boy. Yet he knowingly condemned millions of people to death. Alt Shift X submits one of the most popular fan theories regarding this insane story.
We know what our favorite workout, go-to wine and even our first-dance song says about us (we’re Etsy-loving James Taylor fans). But what about the implications of our ice cream preferences? Read moreking Blogs | Comments
Sure, being included in the song of the century seems cool, but have you ever thought about the effect it had on Michelle Pfeiffer’s children? Awkward carpools. Even more awkward exercise classes. The awkward word play between “ice cold” and “white gold” that leaves little to be desired. So the ... More »
In a recent post of mine I referenced Game of Thrones (“GOT”), which is an HBO TV series based on the book collection “A Song of Ice and Fire” by George R.R. Martin. A commentator asked “Would it surprise you to know that some of your readers don't have the...
You may not know who John Picacio is by name but, if you've been a fan of A Song of Ice and Fire, then you've seen his work illuminating the world created by George R.R. Martin's books. The award-winning illustrator helped define the...Show More Summary
Game of Thrones is probably the biggest fantasy show of our times. Based on books by George R.R Martin, ‘The song of Ice and Fire’ tells a tale of knights and kings. Of dynasties destroyed with the blink of an eye. The 7th season of the epic series has ended and its followers have a long two year wait ahead of them. Show More Summary
As hopefully everyone is aware, I also blog at Atlas of Ice and Fire, where I'm mapping the history, geography and narrative of A Song of Ice and Fire (and throwing in some stuff for other fantasy series as well). Today I completed the...Show More Summary