Monthly Archives: September 2013

Doctor Who – “The Eye of the Scorpion”

Egypt is in mourning. Pharaoh, the great God-King, is dead. The future of the Two Kingdoms of Egypt is shrouded in uncertainty as the Council of Priests debates the claim to the throne of Pharaoh’s only heir. Out in the … Continue reading

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Long weekend

It’s been a “title of this post.” Lot of work at work in order to not have work waiting for me when I return to work after my vacation next week (unless, of course, Congress doesn’t do its work and … Continue reading

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Why audio reviews?

By being a huge fan of Big Finish and the audio plays, I joke that I’m a niche fan of a niche fandom. Well, I don’t know if you can call Doctor Who a niche fandom anymore. Once you’ve hit … Continue reading

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Doctor Who – “Project: Twilight”

In the renovated docklands of South East London, on the bank of the river Thames, the doors of the Dusk are open for business. Bets are called, cards are dealt and roulette wheels spun. As fortunes are won and lost, … Continue reading

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Doctor Who – “Bloodtide”

The prehistoric Earth is dying. Thunderclouds roll across the skies, cloaking the land in darkness. The seas crash and boil as the rain turns to acid. The remnants of the Silurian race place themselves in suspended animation, deep below the … Continue reading

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Doctor Who – “Dust Breeding”

On nineteenth Century Earth artist Edvard Munch hears an infinite scream pass through nature. Centuries later his painting of that scream hangs in a gallery on the barren dust world Duchamp 331. Why is there a colony of artists on … Continue reading

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Doctor Who – “Loups-Garoux”

Germany, 1589: the townspeople of Cologne pronounce a sentence of death on a mass-murderer who has stalked the countryside in the guise of a ferocious wolf. Russia, 1812: retreating from Napoleon’s invading forces, a merchant’s daughter is rescued from bandits … Continue reading

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