Ever wonder what Game of Thrones would look like if all the twisted, gnarly politics in the show were real and each candidate was waging a veritable mudslinging media campaign against the other? Wish granted.
The Mother Jones team has created three videos, envisioning a world where super PACs and dirty money are alive and kicking in Westeros. With all the backstabbing and secrets lying around the Seven Kingdoms, we imagine it would be a pretty dirty smear campaign — and this pretty much proves us right. Given that it’s an election year, it’s the perfect antidote if you’re sick of all the political ads coming your way.
If you haven’t seen the second season of Game of Thrones, there are minor spoilers ahead. Here are the two other videos: