Unhappy Endings: When Our TV Show Worlds Get Rocked

Read Paul Waldman's American Prospect piece "Game of Thrones and the Problem of Unhappy Endings."

The second to last episode of the third season of the HBO series Game of Thrones enraged many viewers. Writer George R.R. Martin says he isn't afraid to end any character's life. The American Prospect's Paul Waldman talks about what happens when our narrative expectations are turned upside down.

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