‘Walking Dead’, ‘Dexter’ Stars Establish “Spoiler Etiquette”: Video

Lori GrimesOne of the biggest problems facing our society today is the flagrant emission of spoilers. In the wake of eventful TV episodes like this one from last night, people are bound to bring up revealing plot points in the company of friends who aren’t quite up to date yet. As such, some of the stars from television’s most spoiler-prone programs of past and present have teamed with College Humor to deliver the below video: Spoiler Etiquette.

In the video, TV stars Sarah Wayne Callies (The Walking Dead), Nelsan Ellis (True Blood), Andre Royo (The Wire), Julie Benz (Dexter), Masi Oka (Heroes) and Michael Trucco (Battlestar Galactica) deliver all the rules on spoiler etiquette that have gone unexpressed for too long, including the time frames in which spoilers should be withheld, the proper phraseology for introducing a spoiler, and how to deal with violators to the rules.
Enjoy the video below, and remember to obey the rules. These are the pressing issues of our time.

Source: College Humor

Staff editor Michael Arbeiter’s natural state of being can best be described as “mild panic attack.” His earliest memories of growing up in Queens, New York, involve nighttime conversations with a voice from his bedroom wall (the jury’s still out on what that was all about) and a love for classic television that spawned from the very first time he was allowed to watch “The Munsters.” Attending college at SUNY Binghamton, a 20-year-old Michael learned two things: that he could center his future on this love for TV and movies, and that dragons never actually existed — he was kind of late in the game on that one.