In ‘Game of Thrones’ versus baseball, no one wins

Game of Thrones and baseball have a lot more in common than you think

 

Michelle Jaworski

Internet Culture

Published Sep 24, 2013   Updated Jun 1, 2021, 5:43 am CDT

Game of Thrones and baseball don’t cross the same realm (or much of the same audience), but the unlikely pair have a lot more in common than you’d think.

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We already know the New York Yankees are basically House Lannister. But there’s one other glaring similarity between the HBO hit and America’s fading past time: when you play the game of thrones (or diamonds!) you win or you die—of boredom. Don’t believe us? Check out this incontrovertible proof from Slacktory.

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*First Published: Sep 24, 2013, 6:33 pm CDT