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  • 'Game of Thrones' recap: In Season 5 premiere, Jon Snow caught in middle

    'Game of Thrones' recap: In Season 5 premiere, Jon Snow caught in middle
    After surviving a brutal siege by the Wildlings, Jon Snow (Kit Harington) attempts to save these invading “free folk” and their stubborn king on “The Wars to Come” (Episode 41), the Season 5 premiere of HBO’s “Game of...
  • ACM Awards, 'Game of Thrones': ratings winners

    ACM Awards, 'Game of Thrones': ratings winners
    UPDATED: The ACM Awards, "60 Minutes" and "Game of Thrones" were among the local winners in Sunday's ratings. We'll have to wait for national numbers on "Thrones," the HBO megahit. But the Orlando ratings suggest the lavish fantasy continues to...
  • 'Game of Thrones' recap: Season 5, episode 1

    'Game of Thrones' recap: Season 5, episode 1
    Season 5 of "Game of Thrones" begins with a flashback to the Westerosi verison of "Mean Girls." Teenage Cersei Lannister drags her reluctant friend to a witch's hut, then demands a prophesy. After a quick suck of Cersei's bloody finger, the witch...
  • 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 premiere recap: 'The Wars to Come'

    'Game of Thrones' Season 5 premiere recap: 'The Wars to Come'
    Robert? Dead. Viserys? Dead. Drogo? Dead. Renly? Dead. Robb? Dead. Joffrey? Dead. HBO’s “Game of Thrones” returned for a fifth season Sunday night, and promptly did what the show’s writers do best: killed off a would-be...
  • New video-streaming apps turn TV stars into phone friends

    New video-streaming apps turn TV stars into phone friends
    "Scandal" star Joshua Malina has a brand-new video gig. So do "Today" weathercaster Al Roker, "NBC Nightly News" anchor Lester Holt and CNN media correspondent Brian Stelter. Now viewers can catch a glimpse of them, along with such programs as "Late...
  • 'Game of Thrones' season 5 premiere: How high could ratings go?

    'Game of Thrones' season 5 premiere: How high could ratings go?
    Where will Tyrion Lannister turn up in Sunday's season 5 premiere of "Game of Thrones"? Maybe the far-roaming dwarf played by Peter Dinklage will be counting all the viewers in what could well be a record-buster for HBO's fantasy epic. "GoT," based on...
  • 'Game of Thrones' enters Season 5 at war with it all

    It's always worrisome when a beloved show enters midlife. Giddy limerence gives way to the more critical eye of a long-term relationship, and even the most beloved characters or innovative worlds can seem overly familiar and irksome. The more acclaimed or...
  • 'Game of Thrones' recap: Arya takes up with assassins' guild

    'Game of Thrones' recap: Arya takes up with assassins' guild
    Headstrong Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) receives a chilly reception when she sails across the Narrow Sea to Braavos in “The House of Black and White,” Episode 42 of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” Arya seeks her friend, assassin...
  • 'Game of Thrones' recap: 'The House of Black and White'

    'Game of Thrones' recap: 'The House of Black and White'
    The “Mad King” Aerys Targaryen II was a terrible ruler. Think King John “The Bad” of England. Or Saddam Hussein. Or Pol Pot. Aerys was insane. He was paranoid. He burned people alive and laughed (insanely). Daenerys Targaryen,...
  • How my media diet is killing me

    How my media diet is killing me
    The first step in addressing a problem is recognizing there is a problem, and because I recognized I had a problem I went to see Sue Becker. I drove out to her home in Downers Grove and she met me at the front door. She was polite and formal and...
  • Satirical knives ready to carve up presidential candidates

    Satirical knives ready to carve up presidential candidates
    I was feeling pretty bad about the state of political satire on TV until I saw Kate McKinnon of "Saturday Night Live" mock Hillary Clinton last week on the eve of the former secretary of state's presidential announcement. Practicing her announcement...