Sunday's episode of Game of Thrones, although criticized in some media outlets, pulled in 6.9 million viewers against a highly watched NBA playoff game that went into overtime! The now somewhat controversial episode, (based on last week's rape scene, that some say wasn't exactly, but if it was or wasn't, the showrunners did not deal with this controversial scene in Sunday's episode), shows no signs of slowing down. Related:'Game of Thrones' Ties Premiere Viewership
"On The Shoulders of Giants" is a great film to see in light of recent developments in the NBA. The film was written by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (also the executive producer) and Anna Waterhouse. The film was released on February 11, 2011.
Wow. Michelle Wolf's remarks at the White House Correspondents' Dinner , which aired on CSPAN was pretty funny for much of her routine. While there was rarely rip roaring laughter, most of her jokes hit the mark. Some of the shout outs: Reince Priebus (great porn start name), Jake Tapper ( what his orgasm might look like), Rachel Maddow (well, we didn't agree with Wolf's assessment) and Morning Joe (Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough's engagement - "it's like a #MeeToo working out"). All in all it may not make you cry, but it did make you think.