Rewatch Season 3 Episode 8 – GoT Sons?

Johnny and Alex return from their triumphant trip to SVCC to discuss episode 8 of season 3 of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” “Second Sons.” This is the one where Gendry makes the colossal mistake of not establishing a safe word with Melisandre, Dany acquires some new muscle… naked…, and Tyrion and Sansa have the BEST. WEDDING. EVER. Oh, Cersei threatens Margery’s life because, #SISTERHOOD. ————————————-

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Rewatch Season 3 Episode 6 – GoT a Climb?

Johnny and Alex discuss the masterful episode 6 of season 3 of HBO’s “Game of Throne,” “The Climb.” The hosts agree that this was a brilliant hour of television and basically fan out over every minute from Theon’s introduction to the Bolton family pastime to Edmure’s… hesitant acceptance of a Frey bride to Jon and Ygritte’s sweet, but doomed romance. We also mull over what a spa day in As’hai might look like. Weird, is the answer.

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Rewatch Season 3 Episode 5 – GoT a Kiss?

Johnny and Alex talk episode 5 of season 3 of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” “Kissed By Fire.” The Hound faces his fear of fire and kills Beric Dondarrion, but wait! There’s more! Thoros of Myr turns out to be REALLY good at his job and brings Beric back to life making it seem like there’s something to this R’Hollor guy after all. Who knew? In other news, Robb kills the Karstark, Tywin plays matchmaker and Ygritte takes Jon’s v-card. Oh, and Jaime and Brienne take a very memorable bath. Light some candles, it’s a sexy one.

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Rewatch Season 3 Episode 4 – GoT a Watch?

Alex and Johnny talk episode 4 of season 3 of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” “And Now His Watch is Ended.” This is the one where Jeor gets stabbed in the back by a whiny dope not worth mentioning. Craster dies, too, though, so it’s not ALL bad. Also, Olenna, Varys and Margery awesome all over Kings Landing, giving Sansa false hope for her future, Arya meets Berric “Robin Hood” Dondarrion, Theon gets PUNK’D and Dany murders a bunch of people in Astapor. But she does it with serious style, so we’re not mad at her.

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ReWatch ReRead Season 3 Episode 2 – GoT Wings?

The rewatch continues with episode 2 of season 3 of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” “Dark Wings, Dark Words.” Despite some of the usual death and torture, this episode is positively lighthearted in the grand scheme of things. Brienne and Jaime have about ten minutes of hilarious banter before they get themselves captured, Margery shows us all what a boss looks like when she gets Joffrey to like her without wanting to see her insides and Lady MFin’ Olenna arrives with her Cheeseboy to show Kings Landing what no fuck’s given REALLY looks like. Move over, Tywin. Oh, and we also meet Ramsay Bolton, but that won’t be important until later. RIP Hoster Tully

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Rewatch/Reread – S02E09 – GoT Blackwater?

Johnny and Alex discuss episode 9 of season 2 of “Game of Thrones” – “Blackwater.” A little weary from the cosplay convention they attended this weekend (hold your applause), they decide to try out a new format this week. Instead of a straight recap, we pick our Top 10 Favorite Things from this hour chock full of comedy, gore and attempted infanticide. See the list below for guidance, and let us know if you think we missed something! Oh! And you can find us on Stitcher now! Please rate and comment if that’s where you’re listening.

“Blackwater Top Ten” ——–

10. The Explosion – The part when the ships blow up.

9. Pyromancer Hallyne – Tyrion makes him the happiest man in Westeros.

8. The Gore – This was a bloody one. And a gross one.

7. Tyrion’s “Strategy” – Molotov Cocktail, archers, drop rocks, fight, TUNNELS

6. The Hound’s Feelings – His heart grows a few sizes bigger this ep.

5. Podrick Motherfucking Payne – nuff said.

4. Gallows Humor – A surprisingly witty hour alongside all the graphic violence.

3. Stannis’ Committment – This is when he goes from Stannis to Stannis the Mannis.

2. Tyrion’s Speech – “Don’t fight for riches because you won’t get any.” #truth

1. Drunk Cersei – DRUNK CERSEI