Prompted by Erik's remembrance of Terrance Dicks in 2MTL 435, some thoughts about the modern moral character of the Doctor: how Doctors 9-12 changed the game from Terrance Dicks's model, and how the Thirteenth Doctor changes the game again.
The formerly-missing "The Enemy of the World" featuring Patrick Troughton vs. Patrick Troughton: enjoyable for nostalgia's sake, or on its own merits? Well, Troughton is awesomeness defined…
(There were some unexpected audio glitches this time; I hope you'll bear with them.)
Frabjous day indeed, as two missing episodes from the '60s have been found! This calls for a celebration! And after you've listened to this episode, read the frankly brilliant Radio Times backgrounder on how these episodes were discovered.
Oh, and check out that TMDWP guy. He's pretty cool himself.
Sophie Aldred wowed the crowds at TimeGate 2011 in Atlanta, and con-runner Alan Siler was good enough to arrange a group interview which is provided by the Doctor Who Podcast Alliance. Your humble interviewers are me, Mike Faber and Mike Gordon from Earth Station One, and Dr. Scott Viguié from Articles […]
The term "Classic Doctor Who" came in for some criticism last week from Doctor Who personalities such as current and former editors of Doctor Who Magazine. Is it so wrong to draw a distinction between 1963-1989-plus-1996 and 2005-2011?
It's a good 'un.
Tags2MTL updates appreciation BBC America Chris Chibnall Christmas specials Clara classic series comics companions conventions culture Doctor Who abroad DWO WhoCast Eleventh Doctor fandom Gallifrey One guest appearance guest commentary interview Matt Smith new series Ninth Doctor online Peter Capaldi pontification regeneration review romance in the TARDIS Russell T Davies Series 1 Series 2 Series 5 Series 6 Series 7 Series 8 Series 9 Series 12 Steven Moffat Tenth Doctor Throwback Torchwood Torchwood: Miracle Day TV biz Twelfth Doctor U.K. guest reviews