Uday Mehta

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The White Walkers are Uninspiring Villains

The Night King is hard to hate, but far from sympathetic. He does not balance the two sentiments, instead opting to avoid any emotional engagement at all, simply… existing.

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Do You Want To Be Surprised by Game of Thrones?

Has Game of Thrones become a spectator sport where people will cheer the loudest for their theories to come true?

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Will George R. R. Martin Change the Ending of Thrones?

Though Martin has informed the Thrones showrunners about the main elements that comprise the ending, it's not out of the realm of possibility that Martin could change how he chooses to write it.

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Assume the Worst: A Catalog of Death

Back in the first season, there were three main characters put to the axe. These all felt earned. But the same can't be said of all the tombstones in the realm.

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A Deviant Art: The Captain & The Spider

The nuance that the show's late-season success is predicated on shines in the supporting cast, namely two.

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Westerosi What-Ifs

What if we changed some things? Just some teeny-weeny minor ones?

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Drafting For Your Thrones Fantasy League

As Thrones enters its offseason, it seems like some of the characters will need some part time jobs. Fortunately, football is right around the corner.

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66 Questions About Episode 6

Let's explore the nuances, nonsense and nether regions of 'Beyond The Wall' through the lens of 66 questions – and around a hundred follow-ups to boot.

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What Problem Can't Dragons Solve?

Seven seasons into Game of Thrones, and many of our favorite characters are falling prey to incompetence, one dumb plan at a time.

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Game of Thrones Has a Shock Value Problem

Thrones pushes onward, a beneficiary of the many characters from which it can carefully extract story, before ultimately leaving them for dead – its signature and preferred plot-advancing mechanism.

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