Joffrey Baratheon Hugs a Pug, Redeems Himself of All Former Evils

By Cecily Trowbridge on
'Game of Thrones' fans NEED to see this.Read Full Story

So Who Should We Hate Now?

By Darrick Thomas on
The problem with last night's 'Game of Thrones' twist.Read Full Story

'Game of Thrones' Recap: King Joffrey And His Purple Wedding

By Shaunna Murphy on
(HBO)What a night! What a glorious, glorious night!  On this week's episode of Game of Thrones, a major character bit the dust at yet another wedding, officially making the score three-to-one when it comes to violent versus non-violent nuptials on this show. Basically, if you haven't watched tonight's episode — aptly titled "The Lion and The Rose" — then stop reading, unless you want to be more spoiled than one of those girls from My Super Sweet Sixteen.King Joffrey [Lannister] Baratheon died...Read Full Story

The 'Game of Thrones' Venn Diagram of Hate-Ability

By Darrick Thomas on
People don't survive in Westeros by being nice. Nice people get unexpectedly stabbed in the stomach. That's just how it works in the Game of Thrones universe. Which is why so many of the GoT characters range from difficult to downright evil. Just about everyone on the show has an unflattering, unlikeable side to their personality, so we decided to map those qualities in Venn diagram fashion. Welcome to the "Game of Thrones Hate-Ability Index." (Click to enlarge)More than 30 of the show's most...Read Full Story

Quick, Someone Get that Puppy Away from Joffrey!

By Darrick Thomas on
(Photo: HBO)Game of Thrones fans are a contentious bunch, but in all likelihood they can agree on one thing: Joffrey is the WORST. In fact, there might not be a more hate-able character in the history of television. The whiny, petulant, sadistic, power-hungry megalomaniac who sits atop the Iron Throne is so detestable, its almost impossible to separate the character from the actor who plays him, 21-year-old Jack Gleeson. Which, although a testament to Gleeson's acting prowess, totally screws...Read Full Story