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9.1 - "Day Of The Daleks"

On the eve of a historical world peace conference, an assassination attempt on Sir Reginald Styles raises the alarm with UNIT, who are providing security, and throws the conference and the peace it’s hoping to maintain into doubt. 607 more words

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"Robot of Sherwood" has a great first act, but . . . .

I wish “Robot of Sherwood” were as clever as it thinks it is. When I first saw the trailer for this episode, I thought, “Well, I guess Moffat’s giving us the re-imagining of  793 more words


Will Any Gentleman...? DVD Review

Will Any Gentleman…? is a 1953 comedy film starring George Cole (him from 80s/90s series Minder) and featuring former (although not at the time) Doctor Who actors William Hartnell and Jon Pertwee. 329 more words

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Let's Roll...

Thirteen years is not a very long time in the scope of history, but in our tiny lives it can feel very long.  Thirteen years ago, I was still in my 20s, trying to make ends meet off of two jobs, and headed for two life-changing events that would shape me for the years to come.   768 more words

Aikido in popular culture - The Doctor Who Connection

I just finished watching the latest episode of Dr Who and to my surprise everyone’s favourite time lord appeared to use his Aikido skills – something he hasn’t done in like 35 years.   168 more words

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Horror adds more Who

Horror Channel in the UK is extending its Who On Horror season after picking up another bundle of classic Doctor Who episodes from BBC Worldwide. 59 more words


Giving Up on Doctor Who

I’m giving up on Doctor Who again. This time it may be final.

I first gave up on Doctor Who in 1966, after The Tenth Planet… 2,300 more words

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