Game of Thrones (S06E04) - Tyrion proposes a deal to the Masters of Slaver's Bay


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  • jaiizwaii89
    jaiizwaii89  2 days back

    Tyrion is the worst character. Scum.

    • Dee Rush
      Dee Rush  6 days back

      My God! Tyrion truly was a fucking idiot!

      Why did so many support this stupid plan of his? Is everyone suddenly into gradual emancipation? So that the slave owners don't have to suffer the consequences of exploiting others? Fuck that! I HATED Tyrion's plan. Not only that, it sucked and truly underestimated how the slavers were determined to regain their slaves and keep them. I never realized until that moment how truly stupid and illusional he was.

      • Rosamund Powell
        Rosamund Powell  1 weeks back

        Tyrion's plan reminds me of the elitist who might detest slavery, but does not want the slave owners or elite to pay the consequences for ending it, let alone for allowing it to exist in the first place. Like Missandei and Grey Worm, I have nothing but contempt for his plan.

        • Rus Lemus
          Rus Lemus  2 weeks back

          ...... giving slavers prostitutes as a parting gift? Don’t they already have easy access to that.... since they have slaves....

          • degr8khali
            degr8khali  2 weeks back

            This is when they started destroying tyrions intelligence

            • Agent Milton
              Agent Milton  3 weeks back

              Tywin would be rolling in his fucking grave if he heard those propositions from Tyrion

              • SJ Metanoia
                SJ Metanoia  4 weeks back

                I love how Varys looks at Tyrion like you just got wrecked bro after the "not long enough to understand" comment

                • Alejandro Sanchez
                  Alejandro Sanchez  4 weeks back

                  Tyrion perhaps read that from Robert Baratheon. Spared many

                  • screaming daddy
                    screaming daddy  1 months back

                    Tyrion is stupid to think that the Masters want slavery only bc of money

                    • Arnaud Dika
                      Arnaud Dika  1 months back

                      The plan WAS great. Or at least the carrot part. Give them back slavery for 7 years is a great way to entice them to your idea. But there was no stick. No indicator of a change in policy regarding HOW the slaves would be treated, no mention of an economy post slavery, not even a threat should any of them betray the accords. It was too clean, not thoroughly revised and haphazardly presented. Much like the way the showrunners led the many plot threads from season 5 onwards, good ideas with crappy execution

                      • James Scullion
                        James Scullion  2 months back

                        Ahhh Nostalgia, when there was some decent dialogue.

                        • James Ultron
                          James Ultron  2 months back

                          Tyrion: I-
                          Sansa: I used to think you were the cleverest man alive.

                          • Badjoke Maker
                            Badjoke Maker  2 months back

                            The problem isnt a feudal noble to think he is better than slavers. The problem where D&D comparing Tyrion to Lincoln in interviews like the two retarded halfwits they are. After that I knew the rest of GoT would be an idiotic clusterfuck.

                            • Emilce Diaz
                              Emilce Diaz  2 months back

                              As seasons advance Tyrion became more and more stupid.
                              And the worst thing is that he congratulated himself.
                              This was a ghost of what Tyrion was.

                              • Rob Roe
                                Rob Roe  2 months back

                                Tyrion’s arrogance bothers me so much here. He thinks by getting the last word he controls the situation. He rushed the situation otherwise it could’ve succeeded.

                                • Evan Brown
                                  Evan Brown  3 months back

                                  This scene triggers a lot of emotions for me. This is how it feels sometimes talking to white people about minority issues.

                                • Thoroki
                                  Thoroki  3 months back

                                  remember when dialogue was good and meaningful? now we get season 8...

                                  • luke ketchum
                                    luke ketchum  3 months back

                                    Tyrion: I hope our friends are having better luck at finding our queen than we are at doing her job.

                                    • Jingo Unchained
                                      Jingo Unchained  4 months back

                                      Fucking hated Missandei

                                      • Nicolas Boyer Beaulieu
                                        Nicolas Boyer Beaulieu  4 months back

                                        That scene is so underated. Slavery is not a good economic system, that's why the US stopped it, not because of civil rights, but for money. The Masters shoulf have accepted these terms, it was in their own interest.

                                        • seth seth
                                          seth seth  4 months back

                                          I think Missandei should have been queen of it all.

                                          • Shawn N
                                            Shawn N  4 months back

                                            So, how again would the slavers be meeting with no armed guards at their side? Yeah, no way.

                                            • Shawn N
                                              Shawn N  4 months back

                                              How very Abraham Lincoln of Tyrion... He wants slavery gone but is willing to compromise with the slavers to get there. The seven year plan is nothing original. The British Empire did something similar in their colonies, and compensating masters for freed slaves is about as old as slavery. So, nothing new suggested by Tyrion here, just straight ripped from history. In fact, this entire scene is very reminiscent of Lincoln debating the abolitionist members of his party, like Charles Sumner. Unfortunately, in both cases, the abolitionists, here represented by Greyworm and Missandei, are right. The slavers are not going to give up their slaves just because they'd still be rich without them. Only by force will that happen.

                                              • EDP’s Toliet
                                                EDP’s Toliet  4 months back

                                                Tyrion is literally Tywin in this scene, so sad he was treated like shit.

                                                • V Hammonds
                                                  V Hammonds  5 months back

                                                  Tyrion is honestly a dumb fuck. Lol. Always outclassed.

                                                  • Ali Abbas
                                                    Ali Abbas  5 months back

                                                    Poor Tyrion

                                                    • Honin Akecheta
                                                      Honin Akecheta  5 months back

                                                      This is kinda what America did: they gave slave owners reparations after slavery was abolished .

                                                      • Filthy Dangles
                                                        Filthy Dangles  5 months back

                                                        "instead we're greeted by a dwarf and a eunuch" its only funny because of how pissed he sounds saying it

                                                        • Jonathan Blaze
                                                          Jonathan Blaze  5 months back

                                                          This was a stupid plan. Stupid of Tyrion to trust the masters and not listen to Grey Worm and Missandei. And going against Daenerys vision of no more slavery by saying they could keep it for 7 years. Daenerys should have fired Tyrion after she returned and had to burn the masters ship in the BOTB episode. Tyrion's plan was a complete fiasco and he suffered zero consequences for it, in fact he was rewarded by being name Hand of the Queen. WTF? I guess the writers needed him to remain close to her to destroy Daenerys with more stupid plans in Season 7 and 8.

                                                          • GhANeC
                                                            GhANeC  5 months back

                                                            The clever man who told him that is not Varys but Petyr, isn’t it?

                                                            • Firelight157
                                                              Firelight157  5 months back

                                                              Probably the smartest thing he's said all of GOT

                                                              • manuel ramirez
                                                                manuel ramirez  5 months back


                                                                • ahm t.k
                                                                  ahm t.k  5 months back

                                                                  and now that daenerys is dead the slavery is back and all the good she did is gone

                                                                  • Robert R
                                                                    Robert R  5 months back

                                                                    Missandei and Grey Worm presenting a textbook case of "I have nothing to contribute but I have feelz so yoo should listen 2 me" (see also Sansa's pre-Battle of the Bastards).

                                                                    • Giorgio Antonio Ninni Riva

                                                                      0:41 missandei ass tho

                                                                      • Jim Bo
                                                                        Jim Bo  5 months back

                                                                        From a diplomatic stand point Tyrins time he set is okay but he could have said 5 or 4 years!! Instead he put 7 he could have done better!! And I understand missandi’s stand point and Grey Worms!!

                                                                        • Gavins Mate
                                                                          Gavins Mate  5 months back

                                                                          Missandie gatekeeping enslavement.

                                                                          • thatonewhiteguy991
                                                                            thatonewhiteguy991  5 months back

                                                                            Tyrion shown here doing the Hillary Clinton gay marriage tactic of saying "Oh well of course we should do the right thing, but just not right now because it's not politically advantageous to me". As an actual marginalized person, Grey Worm understand the truth of it: There is no excuse not to act against evil.

                                                                            • Drinkthedamncocoa
                                                                              Drinkthedamncocoa  5 months back

                                                                              Of course the comments are praising Tyrion and lambasting Greyworm and Missandei. Very true to real life.

                                                                              • Emanuel Mouratidis
                                                                                Emanuel Mouratidis  5 months back

                                                                                7 years is a very long time.

                                                                                • KSK Yim
                                                                                  KSK Yim  5 months back

                                                                                  guess after s08 the slaves ain't gonna be freed anytime soon

                                                                                  • Generic Bob
                                                                                    Generic Bob  5 months back

                                                                                    Deal was doomed for failure. Not because of the inherit evil of the slavers, but instead what Tyrion did here. Dany, previously, never did "real" negotiations, instead preferring the "Submit or Die" approach. In addition, she met with her foes personally. So there is a sudden shift. Tyrion argued from a position of weakness here, giving a huge, long term concession for the request of "Stop killing our soldiers". Then sweetened the pot by giving them prostitutes. What the slavers could take from this is that Dany's forces are weak because otherwise there would be no negotiations since she prefers the military approach. By going off what the Slavers state when negotiating her surrender, they gathered information on everyone there, noting the Dragons being locked up being prominent. I imagine these factors led to them launching their assault.
                                                                                    -A previous Warhawk comes to the negotiating table after enduring a long period of guerrilla warfare.
                                                                                    -Said warhawk is not meeting with them as she does with everyone. She instead sends a new individual who is speaking on her behalf.
                                                                                    -The new individual chooses bribery and appeasement over threats of force. As opposed to the "Submit or Die" strategy of the past.
                                                                                    All of those factors suggest weakness. So Tyrion's deal "7 years to stop slavery and do something else" looks fair, but what Tyrion was offering in exchange was not killing them all. "Do this or else". However threats in diplomacy only work if you can actually follow through on the threats. This meeting revealed that Dany's coalition was not capable of following through on the threat, which is why the meeting was happening in the first place. This weakness is exposed when the Slavers do launch their attack and the city was guaranteed to fall until Dany showed up with a new army and could control her dragons again.
                                                                                    Tyrion didn't think this through. The deal looks more than fair. But reality was that the whole ordeal exposed how weak of a hand Tyrion was holding. That's why the Slavers launched a full assault when they did. If they destroyed Dany's forces, then there's no one opposing their interest. The balance of power shifted in their favor.

                                                                                    • steve c
                                                                                      steve c  5 months back

                                                                                      The replies calling this wise advise is the most white privileged bullshit EVER!!! These are the replies of people who have the confederate flag at home and think colonialism was actually a great thing.

                                                                                      Thank you for reinforcing my dislike of Tyrion

                                                                                      • steve c
                                                                                        steve c  5 months back

                                                                                        Tyion worst Hand of the Queen ever. I have no come to the conclusion that he purposely gave bad advice. Should have been killed off instead of Varys

                                                                                        • Violent2aShadow
                                                                                          Violent2aShadow  5 months back

                                                                                          Tyrion should have said: "Pfft! I'm not going to let them have slaves for the next 7 years. As soon as Danny gets back....I'll alter the terms of the deal."

                                                                                          • BlueBoy0316
                                                                                            BlueBoy0316  5 months back

                                                                                            The destroy your enemies and you need not make peace with them.

                                                                                          • Quaid Dalton
                                                                                            Quaid Dalton  5 months back

                                                                                            *Spoilers concerning the ending*
                                                                                            Another reason season 8 pisses me off so much. After Daenarys' death what exactly does any of this (or anything she done in meereen or slavers bay for that matter) even matter anymore?

                                                                                            • darthen856
                                                                                              darthen856  5 months back

                                                                                              I agree that they could have focused a bit more on this. But Varys does say in season 6 that the slave masters have regained control of both Astapor and Yunkai. So we are told that status quo returned to these cities, though we are left to draw our own conclusions about it.

                                                                                            • Quaid Dalton
                                                                                              Quaid Dalton  5 months back

                                                                                              @darthen856 that would make sense if they mentioned it at all in any way instead of just brushing it under the rug completely.

                                                                                            • darthen856
                                                                                              darthen856  5 months back

                                                                                              I'm wondering if that was not the point? I mean, no sooner did she leave Astapor than the council she had set up was overthrown by a man who styled himself his imperial majesty. In a way it is like Afghanistan and what will likely happen there when the US finally leaves. The show is telling us that a violent overthrow of a regime from the outside, however well-intentioned, rarely leads to anything better in the end.

                                                                                            • Gustavo Wadas Lopes
                                                                                              Gustavo Wadas Lopes  5 months back

                                                                                              Funnily enough, it's interesting looking back into the past and thinking how many cases like these happened.

                                                                                              People changed stuff but it only lasted until they died. From a narrative stand point it can be terrible, but it can be handled well to achieve new objetives.

                                                                                          • MUSIC GOD streets approver

                                                                                            Missandei is sexy as hell