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What Plot Point Did Scandal and Game of Thrones Share This Week?

There are spoilers in this post for this week's episodes of Game of Thrones and Scandal.

What do Scandal and Game of Thrones have in common this week?

Pretty gnarly deaths of two teens. First, King Joffrey gets ousted by a deadly glass of wine, and now, on last night's Scandal, poor Jerry Jr. is murdered by an equally deadly bacterial meningitis. Both go out with some impressive eye-rolling and fluid spewing, while being held in their mother's arms.

And for comparison's sake, here's Joffrey again:

Photo: Ron Tom/ABC