HBO's posts - Portuguese uPOST

HBO Was Bad For Boxing HBO Was Bad For Boxing

There was a time, not that long ago, when HBO and its pay-per-view arm were the undisputed kings of televised boxing. Paying exorbitant rights fees, by the mid-1980s they had easily pried away the top fights and stars of the always-controversial sport of boxing from the older broadcast networks of CBS, ABC, and NBC.…

HBO Is Getting Out Of Boxing After 45 Years HBO Is Getting Out Of Boxing After 45 Years

Starting in 2019, HBO won’t be in the boxing business anymore. That’ll mean fights in the future will be up for grabs by a bevy of competing services.

There's Nothing Candid About LeBron's The Shop There's Nothing Candid About LeBron's The Shop

When you’re watching porn, especially one of those gauzy-lensed sensual ones, you generally do not find yourself thinking, Boy, that porn star fellow must be quite the gentleman at home.

Bill Simmons Gets New Contract At HBO

Nearly three years to the day since since HBO first announced it was hiring Bill Simmons, the network has revealed its decision to keep the Sports Guy on board for another few years.

This Was The Most Batshit Part Of Paterno

HBO’s Paterno, an excuse for Al Pacino to put on makeup and shuffle around in what were essentially pajamas, premiered Saturday. The movie covered when the Jerry Sandusky scandal broke, and the leadup to Penn State firing football coach Joe Paterno. The Paterno family called the movie “a fictionalized portrayal of…

Game Of Thrones Has Finally Unleashed The Apocalypse Game Of Thrones Has Finally Unleashed The Apocalypse

At one point in A Storm of Swords, the third installment in the book series adapted into Game of Thrones, Bran Stark and his companions are wanderin’ through the woods when the messiah prince (who is also, after all, just a bored lonely little kid) requests a story. Meera Reed launches into a tale about one of her…

GRRM On Game Of Thrones: I Don't Have Time To Watch Game Of Thrones GRRM On Game Of Thrones: I Don't Have Time To Watch Game Of Thrones

George R.R. Martin, author of the acclaimed A Song of Ice and Fire novels and also a friend of Deadspin, recently did an interview with Metro, in which he spoke about the differences between his books and Game of Thrones, as well as whether or not he’s working on writing The Winds of Winter. He claims that up to 20…

Game Of Thrones Finally Pits Ice Against Fire Game Of Thrones Finally Pits Ice Against Fire

Game of Thrones began with our supposed hero laughing off a warning that an icy apocalypse was nigh. One of Ned Stark’s first scenes showed him beheading a deeply freaked out Night’s Watch deserter, who used his last breath to warn Ned that winter was coming.

Here's Everything That Happens In The Latest Leaked Episode Of Game Of Thrones, Which Is Bananas Here's Everything That Happens In The Latest Leaked Episode Of Game Of Thrones, Which Is Bananas

Two weeks ago, the fourth episode of the current season of Game of Thrones, HBO’s hit show about relatives who smooch, leaked a few days early to the delight of fans. It was a good-ass episode, and despite the leak, it scored all-time high ratings for the show.

All The Best Cowboys Are Heading North Of The Wall All The Best Cowboys Are Heading North Of The Wall

All Westerns are set at the end of the world. In most of the genre’s staples, the specific reasons why this particular gunslinger is in this particular town fighting this particular scoundrel quickly fade away. Stories of discovery and exploration take place in unforgiving environments, places where anyone can become…

Game Of Thrones Is Only Just Starting To Burn It All Down Game Of Thrones Is Only Just Starting To Burn It All Down

There is a tension at the heart of both Game of Thrones and A Song of Ice and Fire, a contradiction which threatens to swallow the world and our heroes whole if they don’t manage it properly: How do you save the world without breaking it in the process? If you burn everything down to win, what’s the point of winning?

Here's Everything That Happens In The Leaked Episode Of Game Of Thrones, Which Rules Here's Everything That Happens In The Leaked Episode Of Game Of Thrones, Which Rules

Earlier this week, someone hacked HBO and made off with a fuckton of data (1.5 terabytes, they claim), which apparently included thousands of internal documents and an executive’s financial data. It also probably includes a lot more. If that 1.5 terabyte figure is accurate, then this is one the biggest such hacks in…

Game Of Thrones Is Letting Cersei Cook Game Of Thrones Is Letting Cersei Cook

Lena Headey is all wildfire. There’s an unmistakable spring in Cersei Lannister’s step this season, as if the Sept of Baelor blows up behind her eyelids every time she blinks. Her arc really ended there, in that glorious green catharsis, and now she’s basking in the aftermath. All hail the Queen of the Ashes; to…

Maester Qyburn's Big Anti-Dragon Crossbow Looks Stupid Maester Qyburn's Big Anti-Dragon Crossbow Looks Stupid

Game of Thrones—HBO’s hit show about camping and horny sailors—has made it very clear that the trio of dragons possessed by Daenerys Targaryen are Westeros’s ultimate weapons of destruction. She’s torched one proud city with them already, and the only reason King’s Landing didn’t go up in flames on the second episode…

Game Of Thrones Is Finally Starting To Converge Game Of Thrones Is Finally Starting To Converge

One of the major selling points of this season of Game of Thrones, one brought to the fore more in the kinetic “Stormborn” than the place-setting “Dragonstone,” is that the show’s far-flung narratives are finally coming back together, revolving around the three power bases of Team Dany, Team Cersei, and Team Stark.…

Real Sports Talks To Crazed Chechen Warlord Ramzan Kadyrov About MMA And War

HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel sent correspondent David Scott to Grozny, Chechnya to tell the story of Ramzan Kadyrov, the Chechen warlord running his private fiefdom with an iron fist thanks in part to the strategic use of MMA and soccer. Kadyrov is the most powerful man in his small corner of Russia and has…

The New Game Of Thrones Trailer Hints At One Very Cool Storyline The New Game Of Thrones Trailer Hints At One Very Cool Storyline

HBO released a new Game Of Thrones trailer for Season 7, and fans around the world are asking themselves one question: “Where is the incest?”

We're Never Getting Another Game Of Thrones Book, But HBO Will Be Making Thrones Spinoffs Forever We're Never Getting Another Game Of Thrones Book, But HBO Will Be Making Thrones Spinoffs Forever

Normally around this time in May, Game of Thrones, HBO’s hit show about sailing and cousin-fucking, is approaching the halfway point of its season. The course of the season’s plot has been charted, glowery dudes have glowered across dimly lit tables at each other, and at least one character has been parted with their…

Here Is A Harrowingly In-Depth Analysis Of The New Game Of Thrones Poster Here Is A Harrowingly In-Depth Analysis Of The New Game Of Thrones Poster

Game Of Thrones, HBO’s hit show about cartography and snowstorms, will be back soonish (probably in July). The release date hasn’t been announced yet, but the first bit of show-related ephemera dropped today, via EW. It’s a poster. There’s a lot of ice.

Whatever The Hell The Young Pope Was, It Ruled Whatever The Hell The Young Pope Was, It Ruled

If there’s one scene that best captures the sense of hallucinatory wonder of watching HBO’s The Young Pope, it’s a vision that the Pope has in the season finale.

More HBO's posts »

Language