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YMMV: A Game of Thrones
Genius Bonus: At one point Ned Stark observes that Tywin Lannister is "as much fox as lion". Rennaisance philosopher Niccolò Machiavelli famously wrote in his classic work on politics, The Prince, that "The prince needs to be both a fox to avoid the snares and a lion to scare away the wolves".