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New ‘Game of Thrones’ Clip Shows Sansa Stark and Theon Greyjoy Running for Their Lives

New 'Game of Thrones' Clip Shows Sansa Stark and Theon Greyjoy Running for Their Lives


If you don’t watch or don’t care about “Game of Thrones,” this really isn’t your week. Season six of the HBO series, which returns to eager viewers’ screens this Sunday, is among the most highly anticipated TV events in recent memory, and the 24-hour news cycle can hardly keep up with the goings on of Westeros. In the latest example of “Thrones” hype reaching critical mass, a quick new clip has been unveiled on “Jimmy Kill Live.”

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The brief scene shows Sansa Stark and Theon Greyjoy (or “Reek,” as he’s more recently been known by the super-evil Ramsay Bolton) wading through a river in a snow-covered forest. The two narrowly escaped the Boltons at the end of season five, though they’re not out of the woods yet. The storyline seems part of a larger attempt for Theon to at last redeem himself, though he was so far gone for so long that his future now looks especially bleak (even for “Game of Thrones”).

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What does it mean? What are its implications? Why are we so obsessed with this show? Questions abound, speculation runs rampant, answers are scarce. If only we had a Maester to tell us what to make of all this…

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