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‘Game of Thrones’ star Kit Harington says real-life politicians are emulating King Joffrey

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'Game of Thrones' star Kit Harington says real-life politicians are emulating King Joffrey

With “Game of Thrones” finally coming to an end, actor Kit Harington appeared on “The Late Show” with Stephen Colbert to talk about how the show has shaped both pop culture and, in its way, politics over the past decade.

Harington has played Jon Snow since Season 1 of the hit HBO series. He’s one of the few characters that can boast being around for the entirety of the cultural phenomenon that is “Game of Thrones,” something the late-night host noted during their interview.

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“This show was a big cultural definer for the 2010s,” Colbert said. “So we can blame you for where we are now.”

“I got this theory that we kind of screwed the political landscape,” Harington said.

“By making the Lannisters an acceptable form of ruling family?” Colbert joked, referencing the blond-haired villains of the series.

“No, I just felt that certain political figures tried to emulate Joffrey, you know? And things went a little bit wrong.”

The star referenced the brutal King character played by Jack Gleeson that had fans cringing week-to-week at his twisted cruelty.

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Although the English actor did not mention President Donald Trump by name, Colbert seemed to drive the comparison home by suggesting that Harington “got the hair right.”

Unfortunately for fans, the duo were only able to talk about the show in abstract or past terms. As audiences eagerly await the final six episodes of the series, the cast are under strict orders to avoid giving out any and all spoilers.

Harington revealed that he’s even gotten in hot water for revealing secrets about the previous season to his wife, and former co-star, Rose Leslie.

Colbert brought up a story he’d heard in which Harington revealed the Season 7 ending to Leslie before it premiered, prompting her to stop speaking to him for two days.

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“She asked,” Harington deadpanned. “And then she was like, ‘how dare you?’”

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Jessica Simpson’s baby bags are packed

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Jessica Simpson is primed and ready to give birth!

A source speaking with ET has noted that Simpson’s “hospital bags are packed” amid the singer’s tumultuous pregnancy.

The famous singer is currently expecting her third child, Birdie, with former football player Eric Johnson.

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Simpson recently uploaded an Instagram pic of her baby bump, letting her followers know that she is ready to pop. The picture, which features the pregnant Simpson with an artsy background, was simply captioned “Jess-tation.”

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According to ET, a source for Johnson told the site that “Jessica is definitely uncomfortable.” The source continued, stating, “This has been a tough pregnancy but she knows it will all be worth it when she’s holding that little baby. Her hospital bags are packed. Everyone is trying to be patient, but the family is so excited and counting the minutes until the baby is here.”

Throughout this pregnancy, Simpson has experienced a multitude of health issues, including swollen feet and bronchitis. Simpson has been hospitalized for bronchitis four times throughout her pregnancy — noting how “crazy painful” it was to cough so much during pregnancy.

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Simpson also recently made headlines for breaking a toilet seat during her pregnancy. She made light of the situation by posting an Instagram photo captioned, “Warning..Don’t lean back on the toilet when pregnant.”

The couple currently are parents to Maxwell, 6, and Ace, 5.

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Cory Booker calls girlfriend Rosario Dawson a ‘wonderful,’ ‘incredible human being’

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Cory Booker couldn’t contain his love for girlfriend Rosario Dawson.

The New Jersey senator, 49, stopped by “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Wednesday to chat about his 2020 presidential run and the conversation shifted to the new woman in his life and their budding relationship.

“She was visiting me in D.C., and then she left to the airport, and she got ambushed at the airport,” he said of Dawson who confirmed their relationship status to TMZ when cameras caught up to her.

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“She was wonderful and she’s just an incredible human being,” he added of the actress.

Booker is also aware that balancing in a relationship while campaigning will be a challenging task. “As our relationship grows it’s difficult, but she is such a deeply soulful person,” he revealed. “[She] has taught me a lot of lessons about love already. That sometimes, you show the greatest strength when you make yourself vulnerable.”

“She really has this nurturing spirit that’s made me more courageous, not just in the love that I project and want to see in our country, but I think even in our own personal relationships to love more fearlessly,” he continued. “So, I’m very, very blessed to be with somebody that makes me a better person.”

DeGeneres even joked about officiating their potential White House wedding and said it would be like America’s version of a royal wedding.

Dawson said of Booker last week, “I am just grateful to be with someone that I respect and love and admire so much” and she’s really enjoying the time they get to spend with each other.

The couple first made headlines in January when they were reportedly spotted seeing a Broadway show together.

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Katie Couric revealed she once went on a date with Cory Booker

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Katie Couric revealed she once went on a date with Cory Booker

Katie Couric revealed a surprising bit of information about her dating life while on “The Wendy Williams Show” this week.

The 62-year-old confessed she once went on a date with 2020 presidential hopeful Cory Booker.

“I had a blind date with Cory Booker once,” she said Wednesday. “Wow, this just in! We went to a Giants football game.” Williams then prodded further and asked if they kissed to which Couric sadly admitted no.

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“He was really nice though,” the former “Today” show added. “This is a long time ago. He’s an incredible person.”

Couric also offered her opinion on the New Jersey Senator’s current girlfriend, actress Rosario Dawson.

“I really like Cory and I really like Rosario Dawson, I’m happy for them,” she said. “Look how beautiful she is. She’s also very politically active, she’s spoken out about gender equality, she cares deeply about stopping domestic violence. She’s a really cool woman.”

Couric even though that Dawson would make a great first lady if Booker were to go all the way.

Booker confirmed his relationship status to Ellen DeGeneres on Wednesday while making an appearance on her show. “As our relationship grows, it’s difficult, but she is such a deeply soulful person,” he said.

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“[She] has taught me a lot of lessons about love already. Sometimes, you show the greatest strength when you make yourself vulnerable. She really has this nurturing spirit that has made me more courageous not just in the love that I project and want to see in our country, but I think in our own personal relationships to love more fearlessly,” Booker added.

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