Game of Thrones Star Defends Final, Emmy-Winning Season: ‘We Knew What We Were Doing Was Right’

Not an hour after Game of Thrones won the Emmy Award for Best Drama — and before the cast and producers could slip out of the backstage press room — that question came up. About viewers’ polarizing reaction to the HBO fantasy saga’s eighth and final season. In a nutshell: many fans felt that characters […]

Game of Thrones: Ned Stark knew Arya Stark had to kill Night King – Here’s the evidence

Game of Thrones built up to a tense ending over the past few seasons, with the Night King (played by Vladimir Furdik) finally being killed off. While many viewers believed Jon snow (Kit Harington) would be the one to kill the evil tyrant, it was eventually revealed to be Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) after all. […]

No one knew retired firefighter ‘Captain Bob’ was struggling with PTSD. Now his peers are learning the signs

A cultural shift in the understanding of how PTSD can affect first responders hasn’t necessarily reached people who have retired from careers as police, paramedics and firefighters. The union representing firefighters in Richmond is working to change that.

‘They knew I was a bit unhappy’: ‘The Walking Dead’ star says he was frustrated and bored with his role on the show

Gene Page/AMC Warning: There are major spoilers ahead for “The Walking Dead” season nine, episode eight, “Evolution.” Tom Payne said he missed the call from AMC’s “The Walking Dead” showrunner Angela Kang when she was about to tell him his character, Jesus, was getting killed off the show.See the rest of the story at Business […]

‘Last diplomat he knew’: Ecuador ousts London envoy, fuels rumors of Assange’s imminent eviction

Ecuador’s President Lenin Moreno has terminated the credentials of his UK ambassador, who has been at the center of negotiating the fate of WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange, as concerns mount over the whistleblower’s safety. The decree, with which Moreno effectively sacked Ecuador’s London ambassador Abbad Ortiz, was published by WikiLeaks on Wednesday. The document does […]

My dad knew how to live a Good Life

Richard and his daughter Lucy (Image: NA) He worked extremely hard and he kept hours that were not conducive to young kids so the quality time we got to spend with him in our early childhood was during holidays. We used to holiday in Cornwall and I have very happy memories of those times. He […]

This compact essential oil diffuser plugs into any USB port and is the travel companion I never knew I needed

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