Game of Thrones: How’d We Get Here?
Game of Thrones returns Sunday, which is good news. It’s a wonderful piece of television. You’ll probably watch it, and even if you don’t, you’ll be getting pressure from someone whose taste you know and respect to watch at some point, because it’s really good.
But how in the hell does a show that involves medieval costume, dragons and multifront wars with giants and undead snow creatures manage to make us all forget that we used to make fun of this stuff? How has it sucked us all in so thoroughly?