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Old 06-03-2013, 08:24 PM   #3751
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BTW did Blackfish survive the massacre? Last we saw he went to piss on a tree lol. Would be awesome if he lived, one of the most badass old timers on the show for sure.
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:36 PM   #3752
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Yeah lots of questions... is Edmure Tully going to die or will he join the Freys? And Littlefinger must be disappointed Cat died.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:30 PM   #3753
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Yeah lots of questions... is Edmure Tully going to die or will he join the Freys? And Littlefinger must be disappointed Cat died.

There are some who prefer their women cold.
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:54 PM   #3754
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I somehow have avoided all spoilers regarding this past episode and the next one....and anything really. All I know for sure is someone "wins" (saw kblaze write that while scanning this page) and that Jaqan returns at some point.

My prediction:

The person who "wins" will be some person under the shadows right now. If I had to power rank it I would say:

1: Little Finger
2: Arya Stark
3: Bran Stark

Sleeper: Varys

I think Daenares is too easy. Too predictable.

I can't ****ing wait for next week and future seasons.
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Old 06-03-2013, 11:59 PM   #3755
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The person who "wins" will be some person under the shadows right now. If I had to power rank it I would say:

1: Little Finger
2: Arya Stark
3: Bran Stark

Definitely

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Old 06-04-2013, 12:05 AM   #3756
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BTW did Blackfish survive the massacre? Last we saw he went to piss on a tree lol. Would be awesome if he lived, one of the most badass old timers on the show for sure.

In white

He's alive
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Old 06-04-2013, 12:05 AM   #3757
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She should stick to acting like her onscreen character offscreen as well.
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Old 06-04-2013, 12:07 AM   #3758
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She should stick to acting like her onscreen character offscreen as well.

Relax.
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Old 06-04-2013, 12:09 AM   #3759
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Old 06-04-2013, 12:34 AM   #3760
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And the show did a poor job of explaining just how major it is to do what the Freys did.

You see them all eating bread and little bowls of salt when they came in?

Thats because once someone eats your food(usually bread and salt) its the worst crime possible to hurt them. They are your guests and under your protection. He invited them in....took them under his protection...and killed everyone. Thats what Tryion meant in the preview for episode 10 saying the North wont forget. Frey broke every rule and everyone tied to it is cursed to the north.

Far as Boltons place...

Remember Joffreys mom explaining to him that the North cant be held by an outsider? Its like.....canada sized. But less is just straight ice/woods. Its the size of all the rest of the kingdom put together. And they wont just follow anyone. Especially not someone from the south. Different gods.....way of life. And you cant rule them against their will once winter comes. They know how to make it. People from the south die without their help up there.

Imagine being from Miami and being shipped to rule over Alaska 3000-5000 miles from home with no food/help but what the people there give you.

It takes months just to get there. If they dont accept your rule you cant rule them.

So the Lannisters needed someone from the North to rule for them.

Starks dead.

The only other Starks...the Karstarks(Karhold Starks...shortened to Karstarks over generations)....their lord is dead.

The Umbers lord is supposed to be killed or at least captured at the Wedding with Robb but he was written out. I think the actor didnt want to return or something.

I think there is one more....Glovers perhaps? But I think hes dead.

Just leaves Bolton as a major north lord who the north might follow if they had to.

So the Lannisters make him Warden of the North in place of Ned.

North wouldnt accept someone like Littlefinger or.....some random Lannister. Had to be someone from the North.

So they found someone from the north who also happened to be an asshole and offered it to him.

Works out. For now.

I know Howland Reed lives in the swamps..but since he's one of Ned's bannermen wouldn't he technically be of the North and eligible to be warden of the north?
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Old 06-04-2013, 12:43 AM   #3761
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Howland Reed hasn't done much since he helped Ned defeat Ser Arthur Dayne. One character who is the Lord of White Harbour has big plans for the North. We should meet him in the next season or so.
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Old 06-04-2013, 12:54 AM   #3762
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I know Howland Reed lives in the swamps..but since he's one of Ned's bannermen wouldn't he technically be of the North and eligible to be warden of the north?

Why would the Lannisters want to have a loyal bannerman of Neds as the warden of the North.. The Boltons are former kings of the North themselves, they just had a history of getting their asses kicked by the Starks.
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Old 06-04-2013, 12:57 AM   #3763
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Howland Reed hasn't done much since he helped Ned defeat Ser Arthur Dayne. One character who is the Lord of White Harbour has big plans for the North. We should meet him in the next season or so.
I have a feeling he's gonna be bad ass once he shows up. also,don't forget that ned's brother is still missing and might still be alive. i know alot of people think he might have already reappeared in the books under a different guise..
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Old 06-04-2013, 01:29 AM   #3764
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Why would the Lannisters want to have a loyal bannerman of Neds as the warden of the North.. The Boltons are former kings of the North themselves, they just had a history of getting their asses kicked by the Starks.
good point
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Old 06-04-2013, 01:52 AM   #3765
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good point

Do you have the latest ep HD link?
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