Bernie Sanders Is the High Sparrow From Game of Thrones

Hillary Clinton preparing for her walk of shame

If you’ve been following the Democratic primary and the past season and a half of HBO’s Game of Thrones, you have seen a seemingly harmless yet essentially crazy old man leverage an even more passionate cult following into breaking the will of the ruling class.

That’s because Bernie Sanders and the High Sparrow are the same person, and Bernie is doing to former first lady of the United States Hillary Clinton just what the High Sparrow did to former Queen of the Seven Kingdoms Cersei Lannister.