Tumblr and Twitter Go Crazy Over Game of Thrones
In case you missed Game of Thrones last night (17/05/2015), I’ll quickly recap: Sansa, innocent flower of feminist worship, found herself married to former bastard and super sadist, Ramsey Bolton. In a series of a events that didn’t shock anyone familiar with the sordid Game of Thrones, Sansa was raped by the sadist Ramsey on their wedding night. I know, I know, I know, what’s the big deal? There’s been rape before. There’s been murder before. There’s even been a castration before.
Well, clearly there must be a PG-Game of Thrones version on the internet that most of Tumblr and Twitter usually watch and – by accident – they stumbled across the one we’re all familiar with, because when Sansa was raped – Tumblr and Twitter lost control of themselves… Of course the image-based message boards considered the polar opposite of Tumblr and Twitter (4chan and 8chan) were reliably all shits and giggles. Below are just some of the reactions: