White as Snow: In defense of a beau bastard, the closest thing to a hero in the Game of Thrones universe, with a little help from Jack White

While I would’ve preferred it if the series had ended with a nod to The Departed, only in this case, Daario Naharis sneaking into Jon Snow’s tent beyond the Wall (oh, heads up: there will be spoilers in this piece) and, after a careful look-over, clearly informing the audience of his contempt for this wanna-be Wildling, proceeded to cooly dispatch him with Wahlbergian aplomb, thus avenging Snow’s murder of Daenerys…