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GOT Knowledge Bombs

DAMMIT!! Would George R.R. Martin finish the books for shit sake?? Or HBO hurry up and air season 7? Neither could happen soon enough. So in the meantime, I’m going to reread the series for the 3rd time. 364 more words

Timeline for Robert's Rebellion

GRRM is pretty fuzzy with dates, which can be rather annoying when you’re trying to work out who was where and when, and how long things took (and when babies were born…) 3,742 more words

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Second Looks at Jon Snow: Ned Stark 2.0

On the off chance that the names Jon Snow or Ned Stark are unfamiliar to you, go watch Game of Thrones or read the book series… 1,759 more words

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Why did Benjen take the black?

At least once a month, if not more on /r/asoiaf someone asks…

Hey guys – does anyone know why Benjen Stark took the black?

I mean, House Stark had just been decimated and sure, Ned was married but he only had one (legitimate) son and his wife was pretty pissed with him for bringing home a bastard… wouldn’t it be more prudent for Benjen to hang around, get married and supply some spare Starks?

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Why People Reject the Tyrion Targaryen Theory

Tyrion Targaryen has all of the makings of an R + L = J level theory – that which is accepted as canon with all of those who disagree dismissed as tinfoil. 2,576 more words

Ned and Jaime as Foils

They occupy similar positions in their respective families. Most consequentially, they both have weird closeted Uncle Dad relationships with their sisters’ kids. They’re also middle children. 1,351 more words

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Margaery Tyrell, Walking in Ned Stark's Bootprints

April is here and April showers bring May flowers, so now seems a reasonable time to talk about the flower-themed queen from Highgarden: Margaery Tyrell. 1,804 more words

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