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Sunday’s Wisdom #152: Judgment Breeds Monstrosity

“Of all the people to survive, he’s not the one you would have chosen, is he? But if you could choose, Doctor, if you could decide who lives and who dies, that would make you a monster.” – Mr. Copper, … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #147: Hope Can Find Us

“You know the sound the Tardis makes? That wheezing, groaning. That sound brings hope wherever it goes.” “Yes. Yes, I like to think it does.” “Do you want to know who hears it, Doctor? Anyone. However lost. Even you.” – … Continue reading

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TV Review: Doctor Who (Why We Love It)

So… Doctor Who. First airing back in 1963, the franchise slightly predates Star Trek, and ran practically without interruption until 1989. Then there was a TV movie in 1996. Finally, the series was resurrected and revamped for a modern audience … Continue reading

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The Next Doctor is a Woman. Will I Keep Watching?

I generally try to keep politics off my blog, but I am making an exception, and one that you, my audience, are perfectly welcome to either disagree with me on, or just skip altogether. I will try not to be … Continue reading

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This Week on TV, July 8, 2017

Spoiler Alert! Well, I suppose that’s it then. The season ends, and so does my commentary, at least until something on my lineup comes back in two or three months. It’s been quite an interesting season, too, hasn’t it? Grimm … Continue reading

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From the Shadow of Doctor Who: Class

Over the course of the last five decades, Doctor Who has become an international phenomenon. It’s resurrection just over a decade ago has resulted in ten new seasons and a pair of spin-offs, Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures. I … Continue reading

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This Week on TV, July 1, 2017

Spoiler Alert! Right, so, Doctor Who is the only one left in my lineup, which, I never thought I’d be commenting on anything in July, but it’s suddenly carrying its own weight magnificently now. This week’s episode left a crater … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #136: Virtue in Extremis

“Only in darkness are we revealed. Goodness is not goodness that seeks advantage. Good is good in the final hour, in the deepest pit, without hope, without witness, without reward. Virtue is only virtue in extremis.” – Nardole, quoting the … Continue reading

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This Week on TV, June 24, 2017

Spoiler Alert! We’ve just a couple more weeks left of my commentary, and then we’re going to have a few months without. Oh well, it’s been a pretty great season! Doctor Who was pretty good this week. It wasn’t, like, … Continue reading

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This Week on TV, June 17, 2017

Spoiler Alert! And then there was one, the last, lone survivor on my lineup. It was… well, good, as in, not bad, but really felt a little lackluster. They can’t seem to make up their minds about whatever goes into … Continue reading

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