7 Times “Game of Thrones” Taught You Kindness and You Didn’t Even Notice

Yes, even on HBO’s notoriously violent and cynical hit series. Jeremy Adam Smith posted May 12, 2019 This article contains lots and lots and lots of spoilers. “The things I do for love,” says Jaime Lannister in the very first episode of Game of Thrones, which aired on HBO back in 2011. Of course, as he utters these pretty words, he’s pushing a child out of a tower window. That scene set the tone for the fantasy series, now in its eighth and final season. As the characters vie with…

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Manning freed but ordered to appear before new grand jury

Manning spent 62 days in jail after refusing to answer questions to a federal grand jury investigating WikiLeaks. Manning served seven years in prison for leaking one of the largest troves of classified documents in the US history [File: Ford Fischer/News2Share/Reuters] Chelsea Manning, a former US military intelligence analyst who was being detained for refusing to testify before a grand jury, has been released and immediately summoned to appear before a new grand jury, according to her lawyers. Manning was released on Thursday after the term expired for the previous…

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