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In ‘Game of Thrones’ versus baseball, no one wins
Game of Thrones and baseball have a lot more in common than you think
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.
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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Michelle Jaworski is a staff writer and the resident Game of Thrones expert at the Daily Dot. She covers entertainment, geek culture, and pop culture and has brought her knowledge to conventions like Con of Thrones. She is based in New Jersey.