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Day 84, No. 84. Davros

HAIRCUT 100: Day 84, No. 84. Davros: Thinly disguised Hitler figure from back when British sci-fi was still always an allegory of World War Two; evil genius, doomed to invariably be destroyed by his own creation – so he’s Victor Frankenstein as well – and Dalek from the waist down. 291 more words

Haircut 100

The Gogglebox and What It Did For Me

Facebook is full of random stuff, isn’t it?  Last week, for no apparent reason, I saw two references to a TV series from 1970 that I used to be a big fan of: … 826 more words

Nostalgia

Survivors by Terry Nation

In a matter of a few weeks a virus has spread across the entire planet, killing off almost all of the human population. The remaining survivors are in a silent world with no electricity or society or infrastructure. 559 more words

Science Fiction

DVD review - 'Destiny of the Daleks' (Doctor Who)

Hello everyone! :)

Today, I have posted my DVD review of ‘Destiny of’ the Daleks’, starring Tom Baker as the Doctor and Lalla Ward as Romana! 69 more words

Doctor Who

The Feast of Steven

For many years it was a popularly held fan-myth that Nation and Spooner had penned alternate episodes of DMP – each installment ending on a “now get out of that” cliffhanger for the other one to deal with. 643 more words

TV

Counter Plot

Back in the 1990’s I didn’t have a particularly high opinion of The Daleks Master Plan – which wasn’t really surprising as I only had access to the (then) two existing episodes ( 670 more words

TV