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Both use Graphic violence, sex, and language to appeal the audience so they are comparable. I like the show and everything but I appreciate shows more that don't have to rely on using all that to entertain i.e. lost, prison break.
Read the books the show is based off of. The story is actually incredible...the show just feels the need to play up the sex and language.
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everytime I see that fucking midget I want him dead, but he's such a brilliant character that I dont want him gone.
so I've debated with deathenator and we've decided upon torture being the best way to go with the midget.
just continuous torture till the end of the show.


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Both use Graphic violence, sex, and language to appeal the audience so they are comparable. I like the show and everything but I appreciate shows more that don't have to rely on using all that to entertain i.e. lost, prison break.
I think you're wrong on nearly every point.

You're saying...they're both cable shows, so you can compare them. Even if the genres are totally different? You CAN compare apples to oranges. But you're an idiot for saying one is better than the other, when we're talking about two very different things.

What you call relying on for entertainment, I call making a show better. Forget the the fantastic story, acting, and direction. A show is just better when it's not confined to the limitations of regular TV. It's more realistic, for one. For example, Prison Break. A show about guys from prison, and nobody ever swears? There is a reason big name actors are doing cable series more and more these days.

Your logic fails, when a show is respected and acclaimed. If a show relied on gratuitous swearing and nudity, it wouldn't receive acclaim and praise. Forgetting of course the fact that the show is based on a series of highly successful novels.



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I think you're wrong on nearly every point.

You're saying...they're both cable shows, so you can compare them. Even if the genres are totally different? You CAN compare apples to oranges. But you're an idiot for saying one is better than the other, when we're talking about two very different things.

What you call relying on for entertainment, I call making a show better. Forget the the fantastic story, acting, and direction. A show is just better when it's not confined to the limitations of regular TV. It's more realistic, for one. For example, Prison Break. A show about guys from prison, and nobody ever swears? There is a reason big name actors are doing cable series more and more these days.

Your logic fails, when a show is respected and acclaimed. If a show relied on gratuitous swearing and nudity, it wouldn't receive acclaim and praise. Forgetting of course the fact that the show is based on a series of highly successful novels.
I never said one was better than another at all. I just said I appreciate a show that doesn't need all of the excess sex and graphic violence. Spartacus was a good show but they said the word "cock" at least 50 times an episode it was crazy. I just watched the last episode of thrones and the action is really starting to pick up.
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I never said one was better than another at all. I just said I appreciate a show that doesn't need all of the excess sex and graphic violence. Spartacus was a good show but they said the word "cock" at least 50 times an episode it was crazy. I just watched the last episode of thrones and the action is really starting to pick up.
I know you never said it lol. The guy I quoted originally did.

There is a massive shit storm coming in Thrones. I can't wait to see how the season plays out. Best show on TV at the moment, imo.



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It's not like GoT is purely sex + violence. There is A LOT of character development and plot stuff.

The books are quite sexual and violent themselves, so it's not like HBO is throwing that in there for the hell of it to attract viewers. They're keeping pretty true to the book thus far
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Well, shit.


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love the intro so much

DL link: http://www.mediafire.com/?1e2g7qvsr8vd4cb

I was pretty upset by how this episode ended..
they do know how to do the cliffhang thing dont they?


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