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A Thonesfographic by Fishfinger, detailing the cruel fate of main characters in the course of season’s 1-4 of Game of Thrones.

See also: the Game Of Thrones Season Chronology, and the Game of Thrones Interactive Character Map.

Gigantic spoiler alert (unless you’ve already seen Seasons 1 to 4 in their entirety) – graphic after the jump.

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[From top: The front pages of today's Diario Catarinense, published in Florianópolis, Brazil; Milenio Novedades, published in Yucatán, Mexico; Público Milenio, published in Guadalajara, Mexico; La Prensa, published in Panama City, Panama; Peru.21, published in Lima, Peru; and Hoy, a Spanish newspaper published in Chicago, Illinois, USA]

Latin American press react to the death of Colombian author Gabriel García Márquez, who died yesterday, aged 87, as a result of complications from pneumonia.

Latin America reacts to death of literary colossus Gabriel García Márquez (Guardian)

Gabriel Garcia Marquez top 10 quotes (Telegraph)

Pics: Newseum

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FolksA shocking, guilt-inducing, interactive app whatsit which calculates how many times you’re likely to see your parents before they pass away.

But why?

The makers say:

“We believe that increasing awareness of death can help us to make the most of our lives. The right kind of reminders can help us to focus on what matters, and perhaps make us better people.”

Nonsense.

*phones Ma*

Calculate here

Thanks Cormac McCann, via Austin Richards