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The Dalek's Master Plan, “The Abandoned Planet”

The Doctor and crew are still in the TARDIS, trying to figure out how to get the rest of the way to Kembel, Steven gets the Doctor’s power impulse compass and goes to explore the jungle. 506 more words

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Reflecting One Week Later, Meta-Blog Style

In the short time I have been writing this blog, one of the key lessons I learned (and have broken here) is to minimize, if not eliminate, the… 270 more words

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Thoughts On The First Doctor - From The Set Of 'The Smugglers'

A trip to Cornwall prompts a look back at William Hartnell’s Doctor

If the BBC’s marketing department is doing its job right, you should be well aware that Doctor Who is back. 923 more words

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The Dalek's Master Plan, “Escape Switch”

The banaged hand that terrified Steven and Sara turns out to the Monk’s, left in the sarcophagous by the Doctor. Although he tries (and fails) to talk his way into the TARDIS, Steven and Sara take him to go look for the Doctor with them. 636 more words

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The Dalek's Master Plan, “Golden Death”

The TARDIS dematerializes in Egypt, at the Great Pyramid of Giza, with the Daleks and Mavic Chen close behind, curious why the TARDIS hasn’t tried to take off again. 565 more words

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The Dalek's Master Plan, “Volcano”

Remember this story we were in the middle of? Well, the Daleks sure do, as they’re still trying to use the fake taranium core the Doctor gave them two episodes ago to power the Time Destructor. 603 more words

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The Dalek's Master Plan, “The Feast of St. Steven”

The TARDIS materializes on a contemporary English Christmas Day. The police take the Doctor when he tries to leave, and find his story highly implausible. Both Steven and Sara eventually escape later without the Doctor’s permission, the former puts on a policeman’s uniform and an implausible accent to get the Doctor out. 312 more words

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