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Fallout: The Tsuranga Conundrum

We’ve come to a point in our series about fallout from season 11 episodes that I have to say, I’ve got nothing.  This episode, while not well loved, did get one thing right: it gave us an episode that is … Continue reading

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Adam the Foil

Companion Tropes 7 On the odd occasion where I’ve had to buy jewellery, this is what always happens: I find what I want to look at, and a woman with a couple of inch’s thickness of makeup takes it out … Continue reading

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Top of the Docs: Season 22

By Baker’s era, things had started to deteriorate for the show.  I had gotten caught up with the show enough to know its history and coming into this era would be an experience.  But a good one or a bad … Continue reading

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Summer Wars

Modern technology is scary and dangerous… or is it?  Our lives are increasingly tied into technology, reliant on it continuing to work to avoid massive disruption to our day to day lives.  What happens if that goes wrong?  And is … Continue reading

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Doctor Who Annual (1984)

“Get back, Doctor!” One step closer and I trigger the bomb!” That’s not a bad opening line for the first story in a Doctor Who annual, is it, but before we get to all that it’s worth mentioning that this … Continue reading

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Fallout: Demons of the Punjab

When looking at the repercussions  of season 11, episodes like Kerblam! and Resolution, make it easy from the point of view of finding a flaw in the story.  And by flaw, let me explain that I don’t mean the story … Continue reading

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Doubting Ben Jackson

Companion Tropes 6 A doubting Thomas is somebody who won’t believe things without first hand experience.  The origin of the term is of course the Apostle Thomas in the bible, who would not believe in the resurrection of Jesus until … Continue reading

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