CNN anchor Chris Cuomo has never been shy when it comes to sharing his views on gun control. He famously accused those who offer “thoughts and prayers” in the aftermath of mass shootings of “mocking” victims and their families.

Last week, he received heavy criticism for his response to a video advertisement for the National Rifle Association (NRA). The video featured Kim Corban, a victim of a 2006 home invasion and brutal sexual assault. After explaining the importance of firearm ownership, Chris Cuomo replied “Only in America”.

The majority of the outrage directed towards Cuomo has been fuelled by…

Warning: Contains Spoilers!

The allure of the Game of Thrones saga is built upon two principles: the brutal disregard for the safety of the “good” characters, and the development of clear leadership qualities.

The tense joy of this show was provided by the fact that you could never truly relax. You would invest your emotions into characters you would grow to love and admire, only to see them torn apart in increasingly bloody ways. We all remember that “one” moment which left us silent in shock. Was it when Oberyn Martell’s skull collapsed beneath the strength and weight of the…

Ian G Haworth

Software Engineer by day, Political Commentator by night. Both involve a lot of sitting.

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