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How about those Game of Thrones premiere record ratings!

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When I wrote in my previous ratings post that “we can break that 6 million mark this season, perhaps sooner rather than later” I definitely did not dare hoping for such numbers already for the premiere. Not only was six million … Continue reading

How Thrones stacks up in the nudity game

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Debates around the frequent nudity on the show Girls had MTV curious about how the series compared to some of the other most notoriously naked shows around at the moment. After checking out the most recent seasons of Girls, Orange … Continue reading

Why you should care that True Blood was renewed today

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HBO renewed True Blood for a seventh season today. Many thought with original showrunner Alan Ball departing last year that this would True Blood‘s final season, but that thinking was proved wrong today. This now makes True Blood HBO’s longest-running … Continue reading

Game of Thrones is HBO’s biggest hit since The Sopranos

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HBO has released some new total audience numbers (you know, the number Geek Furious keeps reminding us is all that matters to HBO) and it is official: Game of Thrones is now HBO’s most popular currently-airing show, and second only … Continue reading

Thrones now 2nd most watched show on HBO, 3rd most in network’s history

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A recent article from the New York Times focusing on the competition between Showtime and HBO has revealed updated audience totals for some of HBO’s shows. And what do you know, Game of Thrones has now passed Boardwalk Empire to … Continue reading

Another look: Contrasting GoT and TB

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One of our long term readers has written a substantial and well thought-out commentary to our previous post, displaying an analytical value worthy of what is going on in the head of the Hand of the realm, which is fitting, … Continue reading

Seven Bloody Sins

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To mark the end of another insane season of True Blood, and to celebrate HBO’s upcoming blood-and-guts fantasy series Game of Thrones, Winter-Is-Coming.net (youronlychoiceforup totheminuteGameofThronesproductionnewsandrumors) has tasked me, your friendly neighborhood FaBio, to compare and contrast seven shared themes between … Continue reading

What if HBO doesn’t pick up the series?

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Like I said in my last entry, after reading the script, I think HBO would be crazy not to pick this up. But there are always extenuating circumstances. Let’s say everyone’s worst fears are realized and HBO declines to pick … Continue reading

HBO receives 22 Golden Globe noms

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The Golden Globe nominations were announced this morning in Los Angeles. HBO received the most nominations of any network, 22 to be exact. The shows that received noms were In Treatment, Recount, John Adams, Bernard and Doris, Entourage and True … Continue reading


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