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Why Is Everybody Talking About ‘Game of Thrones'?

If you belong to that rare species that hasn't watched Game of Thrones or read the books on which it is based, and are wondering what the hell this hoopla is about, this post is for you. I am going to assume that you have been either living under a rock, or worse, have just come out of prison, in which case it's best you don't watch this series (I don't want you to get any more twisted, dark ideas).

‘Game of Thrones' And Marxist Class Conflict

When Karl Marx proposed his class conflict theory based on the society prevalent in the 19th century, little did he know that his brainchild would crystallize in a fictional land called Westeros well over a century later. While situating Marxist theory in a TV series, Game of Thrones may seem absurd, the parallels are undeniable.
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Why No One Really Believed Jon Snow Would Stay Dead

Okay, so here is the thing, all this while, we were being stupid on purpose. Did any of us really believe Jon Snow was dead even for five seconds? We heard the people around us say it, we read the interviews and we just pretend-believed it. And then, as we sat and watched the second episode of the new season of Game of Thrones, we were like yayyy. But come on, did you really think he had died? Did you?