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The Queen's Guard Performs the Game of Thrones Theme (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/20/2014 11:45AM

Let's just hope Her Majesty doesn't start taking ruling lessons from Westeros.

While Queen Elizabeth II didn't ascend to the Iron Throne when she visited the Game of Thrones set in Belfast, Ireland, that doesn't mean Her Majesty is immune to the charms of the HBO hit: Apparently her Guard can bust out a mean rendition of the show's catchy theme.

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Kit Harington: 'My Hair Has Its Own Contract' on Game of Thrones | Game of Thrones, StyleWatch, Kit Harington

Kit Harington: 'My Hair Has Its Own Contract' on Game of Thrones

Originally posted 06/10/2014 07:30PM

Find out why the actor isn't allowed to get a haircut

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George R.R. Martin Will Kill Off a Facebook Employee in the Next Game of Thrones Book | Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin

UpdatePosted 06/10/2014 05:30PM

George R.R. Martin Will Kill Off a Facebook Employee in the Next Game of Thrones Book

Originally posted 06/10/2014 02:20PM

The master of literary misery, the killer of your favorite characters, George R.R. Martin has offered up his services as a hired hit man.

As part of a campaign to raise money for Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary and The Food Depot of Santa Fe, the Game of Thrones author has come up with an interesting incentive. The first two donors to give $20,000 were guaranteed to have a character, who meets a grisly death, named after them in an upcoming Song of Fire and Ice novel.

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Game of Thrones's Rose Leslie on Her 'Weird' Sex Scene

Rose Leslie: Filming My Game of Thrones Sex Scene with Kit Harington Was 'Weird'

Originally posted 06/08/2014 10:15PM

Game of Thrones fans have come to learn that only one thing is constant in the world of the seven kingdoms: Anyone could die at any moment.

WARNING: Spoilers Ahead

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Bear Witness to Peter Dinklage's Magnificent High School Mullet

Originally posted 06/05/2014 07:45AM

"A day will come when you think you are safe and happy, and then you will see this picture of Peter Dinklage in high school."

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Live Like King Joffrey: 5 Real-Life Game of Thrones Castles You Can Rent | Game of Thrones, Maisie Williams

Live Like King Joffrey: 5 Real-Life Game of Thrones Castles You Can Rent

Originally posted 04/03/2014 08:00AM

Playing Dungeons and Dragons is one thing, but this may take role-playing games to a whole new level.

Game of Thrones fanatics have always had the lengthy source material of George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire book series to help them bide their time between seasons, but there are actual locations around the world that can serve as playgrounds to live in just like Ned Stark or Robert Baratheon ... except, well, for those who are still alive.

Here are 5 real-life estates that could serve as the next vacation spot for you and your sun and stars.

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UpdatePosted 03/27/2014 05:30PM

House of Cards Meets Game of Thrones in This Ingenious Mashup

Originally posted 03/26/2014 04:00PM



It's a match made in ratings heaven.

Netflix's binge-worthy Beltway thriller House of Cards lands in Game of Thrones' Westeros in this ingenious mashup from – of all sources – hot-sandwich chain Quiznos.

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Teacher Threatens to Spoil Game of Thrones for Unruly Students | Game of Thrones

Teacher Threatens to Spoil Game of Thrones for Unruly Students

Originally posted 03/26/2014 10:40AM

"Students, today's class will contain spoilers…"

That was the warning made by one Belgian math teacher, who threatened to reveal major Game of Thrones plot spoilers if his noisy class didn't calm down, according to the Telegraph.

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From the Red Wedding to Rapping with Brian Williams: 5 Best Things on the Internet (This Week)

Red Wedding, Rapping with Brian Williams and More of the Best Things on the Internet

Originally posted 06/07/2013 04:30PM

If you were too busy crying underneath your bed after Sunday night's Game of Thrones episode – or unable to look at anything on the Internet that wasn't this adorable cat hug – we've got your cheat sheet to what happened online.

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Game of Thrones: 5 Things We Love (Slash Are Obsessed With) | Emilia Clarke

Game of Thrones: 5 Things We Love (Slash Are Obsessed With)

Originally posted 04/07/2013 04:20PM

HBO's Game of Thrones, now at the start of its third season, seems to have been weighted into a catapult and sent soaring through the air: What was already a massive hit has become a buzzed-about, addictive phenomenon.

The show is – as one says, of such epic productions – teeming with characters. It swarms with plots, subplots and side-plots. If you missed the first two seasons, you might be afraid to just jump in. Don't be.

Just remember that everyone's motive is essentially the same: Win the Iron Throne and control all the kingdoms. (Think of Jerry Seinfeld chasing down the marble rye, but there are hundred of Jerrys and only one loaf.)

Oh, and everyone wants to avoid being brutally slaughtered.

You'll be hooked fast enough, and you'll develop your own set of obsessions to anticipate each week. These are mine:

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