During our last book club, Heather was not as impressed as I was with the sequel to what we both agreed to be a pretty great introduction to an expansive world. She’s even debating coming back for the third book in the series all together, which would be a shame, because it is easily the […]Read more "Book Review: A Storm of Swords (A Song of Ice and Fire: Book 3) by George R. R. Martin"
Game of Thrones returns for its third season and it moves the pieces into place for about half the cast of characters, setting up some excellent intrigue.Read more "TV Review: Game of Thrones 301 – Valar Dohaeris"
Because we both ended up reading this book on our own, we decided to write A Clash of Kings up together as we do with our Book Club books. But don’t worry, we still plan to discuss Ender’s Game.Read more "Book Club In Session: A Clash Of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire: Book 2) by George R. R. Martin"
Now that we’re done looking behind us here at HST, it’s time to ring in the new year by filling our calendars with the upcoming releases (movies, music, TV, and video games) we’re looking forward to most. Big names, big sequels, big comebacks, big excitement.Read more "Looking Ahead to 2013: 1st Quarter (January – March)"
Day three of the Best Of lists is upon us, bringing about our thoughts on the best and worst of what TV brought us this past year. Some shows returned stronger than ever, others stumbled slightly, all the while new shows fought the ratings to deserve respectable seasons. Through it all, the one thing that […]Read more "HST…Best TV of 2012"
This week’s Game of Thrones gave us a return to the dark themes we have been getting accustomed with since season one. What makes this week unique from all the other events of this season (and part of last season) is that Joffrey was completely absent. He was only a topic of discussion and was […]Read more "TV Without Commercials Review: Game of Thrones 2.7"
Tyrion seems to slowly be shifting into the role of the main protagonist as this lengthy story unfolds.Read more "TV Without Commercials Review: Game of Thrones 2.3"
The long awaited return of HBO’s Game of Thrones has finally come.Read more "TV Without Commercials Review: Game of Thrones 2.1"
With so much of my (Lauren’s) personality constructed by Television, from PBS shows of my childhood to everything Joss Whedon that influenced my sense of humor and sarcasm, it’s no surprise that every year I get pretty excited for the pilots making their attempt to gain viewers. Not only that, but sometimes I go crazy […]Read more "HST’s Best of 2011: Television"