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Homeland Security

Daenerys, the twice betrayed.

Or the tropes of female fragility in military leadership

“Out of fucking nowhere” -Emilia Clarke. Look at the Nazi theme, also out of nowhere, emerging this last episode (shown under fair use)
Even the non-verbal evolution of the character, when she’s preparing for war, avoided, until the very end, the totalitarian aesthetic of the final episode (shown under fair use)
The problem is not only “turning to the dark side.” It is doing it gratuitously. Hundreds of memes captured the nonsensical nature of the “turn.” (shown under fair use)
An artistic interpretation of the allied bombing of Dresden does not shy away from the tragedy inflicted by the allies (shown under fair use).
Truman explains his strategic choice to raze two cities to the ground.



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