Larry Lessig Is Wasting Our Time

Larry Lessig may have good ideas about campaign finance reform, but his ideas about the presidency are totally wrong.

The ‘Game of Thrones’ Character I’ll Miss the Most: Prince Oberyn Martell

Prince Oberyn Martell’s irresistible charm isn’t from his washboard abs or chiseled chin. It’s his noble virtues and ability to enjoy pleasure — without guilt or shame.

Game of Thrones and the Fluid World of Medieval Gender

Game of Thrones never even approaches the slippery and surprising world of gender manipulation and redefinition that existed in medieval spirituality.

Baby It’s Cold Outside

There have been a lot of snow days recently and you may be running out of things to do. Luckily, Wai Sallas is here to give you a couple of pointers in the latest edition of Sports Explained: Snow Days.

Don’t Feed the Machine: Give the Gift of Presence This Year

The machine of capitalism is hungry. Are you willing to stop feeding it, at least for a little bit? Doug Zeigler ponders valuing things over presence.

Telltale Games and HBO® reveal first trailer for Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series

Alex Yarde shares a first look at the six-part episodic game series based on the Emmy Award®-winning television series.

Republicans Roll Out The Fear Argument

The GOP’s strategy this election is to try and terrify voters into voting for them.

Does Popular TV Entertainment Reflect Our Real World?

Popular TV embraces the historical based series, could this be a signifier of a deeper cultural violence.

Feminists Can’t Stop Spoiling Everything

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a feminist in possession of respect for women must spoil everything.

How Having Kids Changed My Opinion of TV Violence

Now that he’s a father, David Ewald finds that watching on-screen violence isn’t what it used to be.

MTVU Fandom Awards Might Just Be The Weirdest And Greatest Award Show Around

Rachel Simon wants you to get hyped about this new awards show.

Two Grown Men Face Off With Children’s Toys In A Thrilling Battle For Playground Supremacy (Video)

I’d love to see what would happen if you gave a bunch of 8-year-olds $50 million and told them to make a movie. It probably wouldn’t make much sense, but it would definitely involve dinosaurs, lasers and explosions.

A Rare Look Inside the Mind of George R. R. Martin (Video)

One fan’s humorous take on how the series A Song of Fire and Ice was written.

Why Paying for Commercial-Free Television is the Most Important Investment for our Minds

The largest corporations shudder at the thought of you being an active, conscious user of your own time and money.

Deadlift 994 Pounds? No Problem! (As Long As You Are The Mountain from The Game of Thrones)

Yes, HafThor Julius Bjornsson really is as strong as he looks.

Best Mash-Up Ever: Game of Thrones and Frozen

Just when you thought you couldn’t deal with one more rendition of “Let it go.”