'Game of Thrones' author George R.R. Martin watches Red Wedding reactions

"Game of Thrones" fans have been suffering since the airing of the Red Weddingon Sunday, and many book readers recorded their unsuspecting friends' reactions and posted them to the Internet. When Conan O'Brien had author George R.R. Martin on "Conan," he took the opportunity to show the "A Song of Ice and Fire" scribe the way he's breaking his fans' hearts. "Of course all of those clips were set up by people who had read the books 13 years ago and knew it was coming and wanted their friends and relatives and loved ones to do that," Martin responds with a laugh. "I saw one of them saying in comment, 'Now you know why your nerdy friends were really depressed 13 years ago.'" When asked why he felt the need to write such a terrible, tragic event, Martin explains that he just writes "the sort of stuff you like to read." "As a reader...



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