Posts Tagged ‘Opinion’

(Warning, SPOILERS for the first book in a well known series that’s been out for a long while, and has been made into a cable television event.)

People love to bash on Lord Eddard “Ned” Stark. I get that. But I don’t have to stand around like Barristan Selmy and let it happen. Let me tell you a story…


Once upon a time, there was a nobleman who lived with his loving family and loyal retainers in their ancestral seat of power. Things were good.


Recently, one of my buddies on Facebook posted this status:

Whenever I see a post about “killing all the stupid people”, my first thought is, “we are all somebody’s ‘stupid people’.”

I got what he was getting at. Don’t be so smug, smarty-pants. After all, it’s natural for most people to consider themselves above average intelligence, and we know that’s mathematically impossible. (It is, right?)