(CNN)The following contains major spoilers from the August 6 episode of “Game of Thrones.” The same sense of melancholy hung over Arya’s encounter with her brother, Bran (Isaac Hempstead Wright), whose transformation into a mystic seer has left him bearing scant resemblance to the boy who existed when the show began. All that pretty much … Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ characters collide in latest battle royal
(CNN)HBO has four ideas for a “Game of Thrones” spinoff series in the works, but the network is not exactly in a rush to get any of them to air. The spinoffs being worked on do not currently involve any current characters from “Game of Thrones,” Bloys said. “What I don’t want is the attention … Continue reading You may be waiting longer than expected for a ‘Game of Thrones’ spinoff →
(CNN)The following contains spoilers about the seventh-season premiere of “Game of Thrones.” While “Game of Thrones” has understandably focused on those jockeying for the mantle of leadership, this episode also deviated to shine a light on ordinary folks caught up in this mystical world’s brutal struggle for survival. That included both Arya’s encounter with a … Continue reading Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ heats up as winter arrives →
One of my favorite channels to watch is Game Show Network. I love when they play old-school game shows! Match Gameis one of the classics you could watch for hours. No wonder they brought it back 17 years after it first left the air! Over the years the prize amounts got much bigger, but back … Continue reading Woman Only Wins $100 On Match Game, When She Comes Back She Nabs $5,000 →
(CNN)A “Jeopardy!” contestant who died before her string of taped appearances aired on the TV game show this week won her fifth consecutive game in an episode broadcast Monday night. The win took Cindy Stowell’s total to $80,002 in prize money.
Background: Overwatch is developed by Blizzard Entertainment; this is the companys first attempt at a first-person shooter. The game takes place in a futuristic world, where a group of heroes formed a task force called Overwatch, and were called upon to keep peace in the world. Although the story does not involve itself in the … Continue reading ‘Overwatch’ review: Prepare for battle | Fox News →
(CNN)The realm of “Game of Thrones” isn’t known for being a romantic place. But its bloody storyline has inspired a true connection between two favorite characters. Speculations over the stars’ romance were solidified when the pair was photographed together on the red carpet for the Laurence Olivier Awards in London. “If you’re already attracted to … Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington on falling in love with co-star →
DID YOU KNOW? * In 1927, Garnet Carter patented the first miniature golf game, which he called “Tom Thumb Golf.” He hoped his mini-golf course, located on Lookout Mountain in Tennessee, would attract people to his neighboring hotel and its full-length golf course. Turned out, his putt-putt course became more popular than his regulation-size golf … Continue reading Newton's guide to putt-putt: discover how physics can help you sink golf putts like a professional. →
JONATHAN Lupton, The Journal’s Dr Jonathan, tees off in the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth today, alongside major winners Ernie Els and Padraig Harrington. Also in the field are the four Englishmen in the world top 20 – Lee Westwood (third), Ian Poulter (sixth), defending champion Paul Casey (eighth) and Luke Donald (18th). Back in … Continue reading Course is under the microscope. →
My favorite deer: this Alaskan hunting veteran reveals all for planning a guaranteed Sitka blacktail hunt.
IF YOU WERE TO shoot a quiver full of flaming arrows in my direction to make me choose only one big game species to bowhunt for the rest of my life, I’d select Alaska’s Sitka blacktail — before I ever got singed. I could give many reasons for that, but among them would be the … Continue reading My favorite deer: this Alaskan hunting veteran reveals all for planning a guaranteed Sitka blacktail hunt. →