Game of Thrones

Critics Shouldn't Have to Cover ‘Game of Thrones’ If They Don’t Want To
May 21, 2015

Critics shouldn't bow to Game of Thrones or marketing pressure.

Science Fiction's White Boys' Club Strikes Back
April 17, 2015

The conservative backlash isn't entirely about attempts to diversify science fiction; it's also motivated by a nostalgia for an imaginary past.

At Last, Television Shows Have Figured Out What Sex Is Like for Women
December 30, 2014

The year gave us an abundance of TV that showed sex from a female perspective, in all its dirty, awkward, steamy forms. 

'Game of Thrones' Ends Its Fourth Season
June 15, 2014

“Game of Thrones” has no heroes, and anybody who looks like one is probably lying or about to die.

A Eulogy for the Creepiest Character on 'Game of Thrones'
May 18, 2014

If all the slimy wackos are dying, who will be left for us to hate? 

Would 'Game of Thrones' Let Tyrion Die?
May 11, 2014

It's pretty clear that George R.R. Martin won’t hesitate to kill his darlings, his darlings' darlings, and most of all, his fans’ darlings.

Now We Know Who Started—and Controls—the Game of Thrones
May 04, 2014

A major bombshell has totally upended the power structure in Westeros.

An Open Letter to Everyone Who Says That Jamie Lannister Is Irredeemable
April 28, 2014

Game of Thrones is asking you what kind of person you are. The answer isn't as straightforward as you think. 

Further Proof That Women in 'Game of Thrones' Are Pawns in Men's Games
April 20, 2014

The women of Westeros have experienced just about any horror you can name.