For ‘Game of Thrones': Backlash is coming

by Caroline Bottger
The stormy backlash to Sunday night’s episode of “Game of Thrones” has been raining down since the credits started rolling. [Spoiler alerts ahead if you haven’t yet tuned in.] The latest episode featured the wedding-night rape of Sansa Stark by her new husband Ramsay Bolton as her quasi-brother Theon Greyjoy is forced to watch.Read the full article

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