Game of Thrones season 8: The internet reacts to the absolute madness of episode 5
Things got pretty crazy in there folks.
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Daenerys Targaryen basically set all of King's Landing on fire. The Bells rang out for surrender but Dany wasn't trying to hear that noise.
Yep, Dany basically burned everything down and killed thousands of people. Not sure if King's Landing as we knew it even exists any more.
It's a nice little throwback to this:
The carnage was insane and dramatic and very
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, but did it make sense? Hmmmmm.....
Thoughts? Well, Mad Queen Dany is bad and everyone should feel bad. Very disappointed we spent a decade watching a really great female leader emerge, with a very cool and consistent "break the wheel" message only to have it completely turned around at the last, crucial minute. Not sure it entirely made sense, but I sure had a lot of fun watching it all unfold.
I do get the sense that a backlash to the backlash is imminent.