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You Know Nothing About Turning 30, Jon Snow
Winter is no longer coming—it's here. Kit Harington aka Jon Snow turns 30 today, which means you have no excuse not to fire up Game of Thrones and throw a corresponding theme party. HBO is making it even easier to do so this week, as they're showing a season per day all week. Today is day one of the marathon, so you can take things back to the very beginning, when Jon Snow was just a… well, we don't want to give anything away in case you're one of the uninitiated. And if you are, consider this is your official chance to get involved.
Throw a Party for Patti Smith
Patti Smith is as vital an artist as she's ever been, having released her second memoir, M Train, in 2015, and she's continuing to perform worldwide—including a recent stop at the Nobel Prize Award ceremony to play the music of Bob Dylan, who received this year's honor in the category of Literature. Gather some friends to watch the 2008 documentary Patti Smith: Dream of Life before putting on her classic 1975 album, Horses, and reading passages from her first memoir, Just Kids, to one another.