Episode 9

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Game of Thrones: Lust for Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely in Episode 9

“Game of Thrones” has always been about the lust for power; there’s no mistake about that. But it reached new heights–or is that depths?– in Episode 9 with another shocking turn involving Stannis Baratheon, the King Lear of the HBO medieval fantasy series. Could he be any dastardly? Stannis (Stephen Dillane) is the Lord of Dragonstone and brother of the late King Robert Baratheon. He claimed the Iron Throne after discovering that then-King Joffrey was a bastard son. But his attempts to seize the throne have been nothing short of disastrous....