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A Better Ending to HBO’s Game of Thrones. Part 2.

Hey A-Train, what about Sansa? Hey A-Train, what about Arya? Hey A-Train, what about Hot Pie? Hey A-Train, what about Brienne of Tarth? I’m getting to them, Jennifer! We pick up with Sansa I think somewhere around when she makes Ramsay dog food. Sansa is becoming the woman her mother wanted her to be, a ...

A Better Ending to HBO’s Game of Thrones. Part 1.

Game of Thrones ended in epic failure last night. There’s not much else to say. I can’t even go into the minutiae of every little failure of this episode and of this season. We all saw it first hand. Instead, I’m going to off the top of my head outline a better way to end ...

Mock Draft Season is Out of Control.

Like any red-blooded American football fan, I have begun to dive into the world of mock drafts. What is a mock draft? Let’s check the dictionary: NFL Mock Draft: A list of players made by an idiot that is almost always completely wrong. Not to be confused with a fantasy mock draft which is also ...

The Clippers Historic Comeback vs The Warriors Has Me Thinking About The Chris Paul Trade.

So much of the Clippers comeback was orchestrated by the players that Los Angeles got back when they sent Chris Paul to Houston. Patrick Beverly led the way with pestering defense and Lou Williams seemed almost unstoppable at times. Montrez Harrell contributed 25 points and 10 boards. All three came from Houston and all three ...

Wet the Beak – NCAA Tournament Edition Part 2

The game we love is FSU getting up to 8 points depending on where you place your bets. There is a bit of a revenge factor in this game as FSU upset Gonzaga in the tourney last year. FSU will be playing without Phil Cofer (dealing with the death of his father) and David Nichols ...

The time Aurane Waters stole Queen Cersei’s entire fleet and set himself up as a pirate king.

I’m back for another deep dive into A Game of Thrones: What was left out.¬†Where I talk about a small part of the books that were omitted from the series. This week we stay with the Lannisters, as we focus on one of the endless follies of Cersei, the Queen regent. Queen Cersei as she ...

Wet the Beak: NCAA Tournament Round One.

Coming at you with the first ever College Hoops “Wet the Beak” at ATRAIN CORP. Let’s move some units. First, my betting philosophy when it comes to round one. Find the teams you think are overseeded, overrated or just flat out stink. Find the ones among those teams that are favored by double digits and ...