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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by ThatllDoCy View Post
    It is possible that Stannis is so uptight that he in fact does not crap.
    I prefer to think that he does, and that he puts each one in little box, wraps it with a little red ribbon, and sends it to King's Landing, addressed to the king. Just as a reminder.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    I prefer to think that he does, and that he puts each one in little box, wraps it with a little red ribbon, and sends it to King's Landing, addressed to the king. Just as a reminder.
    Labelled, "Bastard's Crown" and the instructions "Place on Tommen's head." If Ramsay can send $%^&'s around Stannis can send a crap.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Time for thread 3?


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    A little off topic but how awesome were the previews last night for the new HBO show The Leftovers? Instantly set the DVR to record the series after they showed that really long preview.

    http://www.vnews.com/lifetimes/12375...w-to-wallow-in


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    So, fun fact now that the seasons over, the everyone who's been watching and hasn't read the books had the deaths of Shea & Tywin spoiled 2 episodes ago. When Littlefinger was talking to Robyn, he said that 'some people die at the dinner table (Joffrey), some people die in bed (Shea), and some die squatting over the privy (Tywin)'. Just thought I'd throw that out there.

    I think the Briene / Hound fight might be one of the more brutal fights that's been on Game of Thrones. Lots of hard hitting.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by Skidoosh View Post
    Meh.

    In their rush to get to the "cool" parts of the books, they are leaving out and butchering a lot of critical details IMO.

    Let's just focus on Tryions "escape". Why would Shae not just scream when she saw Tryion? The Hand's Tower has guards posted outside the door, or at the very least somewhere in the building. Instead she tries to grab a knife and stab him. At no point does she try to scream for help. Ok... I'll accept that (I guess)

    Next, Tryion looks above the mantleplace and sees a crossbow. HOW DOES HE GET IT?! Its above a goddamn fireplace. Does he go grab a ladder and climb up there to get it down? Does he use his magical imp powers and force pull it? like... come-on.

    That's just one scene. There are so many little oversights they make in order to get to the money-shot scenes... I'd rather they slow down and give these scenes the details they deserve.

    Yeah - and don't forget the dragons! I mean COME ON! Their wing span ratio to lift is WAY undersized. Spoils the whole thing for me


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    Gilly technically is a wildling. They were all in the heat of battle, I wouldn't pay attention to a random wildling girl.

    I don't think he forgot the wildlings south of the wall, he was just more concerned about the massive force north of it.
    I believe they prefer the term, "Free Folk". How can you be so insensitive?!?!


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by NobodyBeatsCy View Post
    I believe they prefer the term, "Free Folk". How can you be so insensitive?!?!
    Pssht, I didn't make any jokes about her being really kissed by fire there after she bit it.


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by NorthCyd View Post
    So the old dude in the tree says to Bran, "You will never walk again, but you will fly." Does this mean he will get super man powers, or is he going to warg a dragon?
    I'm hoping it's this...Drogon has gone missing so I hope he finds his way to Bran.

    I want to see Bran riding Drogon!



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

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    Yeah - and don't forget the dragons! I mean COME ON! Their wing span ratio to lift is WAY undersized. Spoils the whole thing for me
    Could a dragon grab the husk of a coconut and migrate with it? Maybe a coconut line tied between 2 dragons.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Can we discuss the cut of the grass in the scene where Sandor Clegane was left to die? I was definitely distracted by its quarter angle cut as opposed to the more GOT world accurate flat cut. Totally ruined the episode for me.

    I agree there are way to few bathroom scenes in this show... are we to believe that over multiple years there are only like 5 craps taken?

    IN A SERIOUS NOTE: I was glad that Stannis story arc went where it did. I was definitely getting tired of the "hey we are on a rock" story. I also was rooting for Brienne to be pushed over a cliff... anyone else extremely annoyed by that arc?



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by CyForPresident View Post
    Could a dragon grab the husk of a coconut and migrate with it? Maybe a coconut line tied between 2 dragons.
    Better question about dragons... if a dragon (fireproof) were to fly toward the sun which would happen first... Vitamin D overdose or burned up by the sun?



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    So, who becomes the Hand? Jamie? No sure we have a character that is introduced that fits other than him.

    (bracing myself for the incoming "hand" jokes and puns.)


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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    With Tywin out of the picture, next season is certainly leading up to a major cat fight between Marjory and Cersei.



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    Re: Game of Thrones Season 4 - Thread Attempt #2

    Quote Originally Posted by BoxsterCy View Post
    So, who becomes the Hand? Jamie? No sure we have a character that is introduced that fits other than him.

    (bracing myself for the incoming "hand" jokes and puns.)
    The answer is obvious




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