Why Varys is my favorite Game of Thrones Character

*Spoilers up to and including the season 5 finale of Game of Thrones* Okay. So my title is misleading. There are the big characters that everyone loves – you have your Jons, your Tyrions, your Daeneryses, and Aryas, the ones everyone loves – and then you have your fan favorites, the personal favorites, the lesser known… Continue reading Why Varys is my favorite Game of Thrones Character

Did they just do that?: Inglourious Basterds and Historical Accountability

“I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.” – Walt Disney Imagine a person who doesn’t know much about history, but manages to watch a great deal of movies. Say he or she watches Argo, and then takes an interest in U.S.-Middle Eastern relations. Say he or… Continue reading Did they just do that?: Inglourious Basterds and Historical Accountability