2016 has been the year of reliving the O.J. Simpson murder trial in dramatic television, from The People v. O.J. to O.J.: Made in America. So of course Jimmy Kimmel kicked off the Emmy Awards with an O.J. spoof.
Popular HBO television show "Game of Thrones" used a head of former President George W. Bush in a decapitated representation and posted on a spike in one of its episodes. It's a move that's drawn all sorts of political and social criticism and an apology from the network.