Updated: 23rd April 2018

Game of Thrones despises you. And thats why you love it

HBOs fantasy drama is unsubtle, cartoonish, grotesque and thinks nothing of killing off its main characters. As it returns to the screen, even Barack Obama is gripped

I was in the company of the president of the United States, the Game of Thrones director David Nutter told Entertainment Weekly. He turned to me, put his hand on my shoulder, and said: You didnt kill Jon Snow, did you? I said: Jon Snow is deader than dead. I thought I was going to be sent to Guantnamo or something, but fortunately Im here but hes dead.

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