The irony of ‘Game of Thrones’

Really have given this post a lot of thought lately.

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“Put to death therefore what is earthly in you: sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry.” (Col 3:5 ESV)

The hit HBO TV show, Game of Thrones, rated TV-MA, has become known for its questionable nudity and sex scenes, and for graphic scenes of rape and sexual violence against women. Game of Thrones is non-the less the most popular series in the history of HBO. They have over 18 million viewers on average, according to information gained from the website, hitfix.com.

Also according to most poll places, while more men obviously watch this film then women, the percentage of women who watch it is a rather large audience as well. Some websites claiming 40% plus for women viewers. This is also not a show that has only become popular in secular circles, but has made a name for itself in young Christian audiences as well. It…

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