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The wolf and the lion

‘The Wolf and the Lion’ is the fifth episode of the first season of the HBO medieval fantasy television series Game of Thrones, first aired on May 15, 2011. The episode opens with beautiful shots of King’s Landing and a manly conversation between Ned Stark and a prominent member of the royal guard. Inside the…

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Cripples, bastards and broken things

The fourth episode of the first season of the HBO medieval fantasy television series Game of Thrones was first aired on May 8, 2011. The title comes from the original book, spoken by Tyrion after he provides Bran Stark with a saddle design that will allow him to ride despite his paraplegia: ‘I have a tender…

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Lord Snow

‘Lord Snow’ is the third episode of the first season of the HBO medieval fantasy television series Game of Thrones. It first aired on May 1, 2011. The bad message of this episode begins when Ned Stark discovers, already settled in King’s Landing, that his little daughter Arya has a real weapon. Ned Stark: ‘This…

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Endstadium

Von César Tort The Course of Empire ist eine fünfteilige Gemäldeserie, die Thomas Cole in den Jahren 1833–1836 schuf (oben, Destruction, das vierte Gemälde der Serie). Sie spiegelte die populäre amerikanische Stimmung jener Zeit wider, als viele ausgeprägte Weidewirtschaft als die ideale Phase der menschlichen Zivilisation ansahen und befürchteten, daß das Imperium zu Völlerei und…

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Gothic mess!

In my recent post about the commenters on The Occidental Observer I had said that, since I’m busy learning a new language, I would limit myself to posting on Sundays. However, although I’ve subscribed to the German course of a polyglot who speaks many languages, the difficulty I see in his course is that it…

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Glauben und Handeln

Ein Bekenntnis der jungen Nation von Helmut Stellrecht Berlin, Zentralverlag der NSDAP Franz Eher Nachf., 1943 Vorwort In Deutschland wurden neue Gesetze aufgerichtet. Gesetze, die aber uralt sind, denn wir trugen sie in unserem Blut. Die Gesetze fordern, daß wir wieder eins werden im Glauben, Wollen und Handeln und neu ausgerichtet stehen in dem Kraftstrom…

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The Kingsroad

‘The Kingsroad’ is the second episode of the first season of the HBO medieval fantasy television series Game of Thrones, first aired on April 24, 2011. We see the first bad message of this episode when Jon Snow says goodbye and gives a real rapier to the little girl Arya, while she packs her clothes…

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On TOO commenters

Last week I quoted a recent article by Tom Sunic criticising Christianity on The Occidental Observer. I waited a few days to see what all the commenters posted in that discussion thread. Some are morons who believe that Bitcoin is legit, not what it really is: a Ponzi scheme. Furthermore, by not having read The…

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Winter is coming

‘Winter Is Coming’ is the premiere of the HBO medieval fantasy television series Game of Thrones. When in years past the comment threads were open on this site I noticed that one of my topics that didn’t attract attention was Game of Thrones (A Game of Thrones, which English-Spanish translation I have near where I…

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