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Podcast Episode #74: An Innocent Man

Welcome to a NEW episode of “Cripples, Bastards and Broken Things” “An Innocent Man” mp3.file (Audio) Today, John Marius is back with a vengence, and we talk all about the 8th. episode of the 4th season of Game of Thrones, … Continue reading

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The World’s A Stage Prt #2: The Comedy of Game Of Thrones

Game of Thrones is NOT a sitcom. It is also not a Mel Brooks-esque parody. There are no pratfalls or traditional jokes of any kind. But by the same token, it is also not an unrelenting hell-scape of violence and … Continue reading

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There’s No Cure For Being A Cunning King

  Written By Bubba…….Friend of the Blog In the Bible story of Moses, an innocent child is raised with no knowledge of his true parents.  That child grows to become the leader of his people and a hero to all.  In the … Continue reading

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The World’s A Stage Prt 1: The Tragedy of Game of Thrones

Fate. Misunderstanding. Betrayal. Corruption. Arrogance. These are just some of the ingredients needed to make a good tragedy. Game of Thrones contains both time-honored tragic elements, and even manages to re-invent some other ones. Case in point: Ned Stark. We’re … Continue reading

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Episode #24: Superstar!

I just uploaded a new episode of “Cripples, Bastards and Broken Things” to iTunes. http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-124304/TS-723392.mp3 “Superstar” In this episode, I warmly welcome returning guest, Matt Murdick (from the “Podcast Winterfell” podcast), to help me reveal me #3 pick for the … Continue reading

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Episode #21: Hound Dogs

I just uploaded a new podcast episode of “Cripples, Bastards and Broken Things” http://recordings.talkshoe.com/TC-124304/TS-719823.mp3 “Hound Dogs” In this episode, I reveal my #6 pick for the “Most Fascinating People of Game of Thrones.” And…..it’s a tie! My pick: Bronn and … Continue reading

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An Excess Of Riches…..The Great Characters of Game of Thrones

In any other story, Jon Snow would be the main focal point. Every other character would be there to serve his personal arc…….the one where we see if the young, disadvantaged bastard can somehow rise to greatness. In any other … Continue reading

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