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For this week's episode, "The Door," Ivan and Red are joined by the hilarious Lydia Popovich to discuss the Iron Islands' applause-based political process, theatrical dingdongs, the consequences of grabbing root, and the loss of our dearest, biggest friend.
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"Dude I can draw those tit's from memory from season one!" - Lydia
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- Opens right up introducing Lydia and making reference to Episode 146: The Tenacity of Her Vengeance: Women in Game of Thrones. (Which is a great episode where the women of "Game of Thrones" and current (2014) social issues relating to the perception and treatment of women are discussed.
- BBQ and wine opens up the podcast.
- Wine scores v.s. video game scores, very similar.
- Ivan's: "Previously on Game of Thrones" is executed very well.
- Discussion on Sansa's development and arch as a character.
- Little-finger spitting his 'classic pimp shit'.
- Ivan's new favorite quote from the show.
- A prediction about the Black Fish.
- Aria's training / staff fighting is touched on.
- The original name of the podcast was supposed to be "Whores, Gore, and Swords"!
- The fake Tyrion was clearly Anti-Semitic, Joffrey's casting was 'inspired', Ned's naïveté was captured perfectly.
- Titular line drop!
- Dick talk!
- Jimmy night king is there, Lydia is a fan of #TeamSlowStab, Red is NOT A FAN!
- Studio 60 talk happens.
- Apparently the Pike's system of government is dictated by round of applause, so disappointing. The Pike is the most like wrestling that this show has ever gotten.
- They talk about Dani's next steps and Tyrion killing it as the first PR guy.
- Red calls Varys dead by the end of the season!
- Lauren (Red's wife) makes her first quoted joke appearance.
- Bran's horrible decision making kills another innocent person and a direwolf!
- Man-Bun for Jon Snow?
- Direwolf count, only 2 left
- The heart wrenching ending.......
"I Use the points to know when I'm being disrespectful to a guest." - Red
"Well first of all that is what I'm going to name my first daughter." - Ivan
"To be fair there are like 10 different monsters who have murdered her family." - Ivan
"I Fucking love staff fighting choreography." - Red
"Hey Sometime you just need to turtle the shit out of that thing." - Ivan
"Pork goes through it's popularity phases but, everybody loves pussy all the time." - Lydia
"Stop showing me the butt, show me insertion let's do this!...Wait, that's porn, i can do that on my own." - Lydia
"It's a little problematic that they chose the wor.. the realms strongest male feminist to be a dickless man." - Red
"I dub thee Sir Jorah of the Friend Zone." - Ivan
"I didn't realize that low-cut dress was some kind of habit." - Lauren Scott