Author George R.R. Martin is shown during a panel at Comic-Con International 2011 in San Diego Thursday, July 21, 2011. Martin's book "A Game of Thrones," was the basis for the Emmy-nominated HBO ... more 
Author George R.R. Martin is shown during a panel at Comic-Con International 2011 in San Diego Thursday, July 21, 2011. Martin's book "A Game of Thrones," was the basis for the Emmy-nominated HBO series "Game of Thrones." (AP Photo/Denis Poroy) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Denis Poroy
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 8:53 PM EDT