Category Archives: Game of Thrones

Hi, my name is Tarquin. I don’t watch Game of Thrones.

Scene:  A typical white middle class drink-up.  It’s late.  People are barefoot and sitting on the floor. Jonathan:  (pouring a large bowl of Pinot) So, is everyone ready for Game of Thrones? Helen: Oh yes. It’s amazing. And people break off into small private conversations about other shows they are currently watching featuring home bakes, gun battles and guys with… Read more »

Affairs and cheating: Domestic Malaise?

Why do people have affairs? I have just finished watching a particularly disturbing series called The Tunnel and in amongst the terrorist-themed plot, the writers nest a requisite subplot about the main character – a really decent guy played by the incredibly sexy (sorry, AND talented) Stephen Dillane.  You can also see him as some kind of fur wearing contender… Read more »