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The Gunfighters

Well, here we are again, boys and girls. It’s that time of year. Stars, stripes, fireworks, hot dogs, watery American beer, and all that.

So for all you 4th revelers out there, I thought I’d look at the best of the stories set in America, The Gunfighters. 846 more words

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Classic Who Retrospective: The Aztecs

Writing a Classic Who retrospective is something I had been wanting to do for a long time, but now that I have started it, I don’t know if The Aztecs was the best choice to begin this new adventure. 652 more words


Doctor Who: Adventures in Little Land

Weighing in at an impressive 800 episodes, Doctor Who has been entertaining audiences for the past 50 years. Yet, despite this vast backlog of content, I know next to nothing about the actual series. 946 more words


Picture of the Day: Taking Out The (Dalek) Trash

From 1965: A Dalek gets the garbage bin removal treatment during filming of The Chase.


Revision, reversion and The Daleks (1963/4).


There was a surprising moment in last year’s Into the Dalek when the new Doctor indulged in a bit of nostalgia. “See, all those years ago, when I began,” he ruminated, “I was just running. 1,150 more words

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The First Doctor Season One Serial Two

reviewed by Tom-Tom

The end of Serial One saw the First Doctor (played by William Hartnell), his granddaughter, Susan, and her two schoolteachers race into the TARDIS to escape from caveman society by faking their own deaths with torches and skulls. 605 more words


Doctor Who: an overview (part one)

If you were reading this the other day, you’ll recall me talking about the talk I gave to the church group.

What follows is the script I was using. 1,970 more words

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