For more than 70 hours, Wesley Morris, a critic from the New York Times, caught up with the dragons, beheadings and brinkmanship before the finale. Here's what he learned.

It's too bad we call it bingeing. "Bingeing" is panicked pleasure. It's pleasured shame. It's disordered snacking. It's 12 scoops of Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Core when one is rumoured to suffice. I say too bad that watching multiple episodes of a show in a single sitting has been stamped "bingeing" because I watched Game of Thrones for the first time last month — all of it — and none of