I don't think I'm giving anything away to people who haven't watched Game of Thrones yet by noting that Sean Bean's character Ned Stark gets killed off -- it's virtually impossible to spend any time on the Internet and not know this -- so save the <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/07/the-whining-about-spoiler-alerts-need-to-stop/">whining about spoiler alerts</a>, please.