2MTL 354: "Into the Dalek" Reviewed

http://twominutetimelord.com/podcasts/2mtl-354.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSpoiler: The Daleks are back. Spoiler: The Twelfth Doctor is not especially warm and fuzzy. Spoiler: There's a lot of pew-pew-pew and boom-boom-boom. Spoiler: For the second week in a row, it's not the A-plot that has me so excited about Series 8.

2MTL 352: The Fate of the Impossible Girl

http://twominutetimelord.com/podcasts/2mtl-352.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSo the tabloids think that season is Clara's swan song. I'm not ready to see her go, but… Guess what haters – Clara is the best companion, second maybe only to Donna. — Kyle Anderson (@FunctionalNerd) August 16, 2014 …really, Kyle Anderson of Nerdist.com? Let's not go quite that …

2MTL 351: The Gallery of the Cleverdumb

http://twominutetimelord.com/podcasts/2mtl-351.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThe Two-minute Time Lord Podcast will have no truck with the "so bad it's good" notion. Instead, we celebrate the notion of "cleverdumb" storytelling: meticulous in certain aspects, and gleefully and purposefully washing its hands of others. Exhibit A: the US series Leverage. Exhibits that follow: certain episodes of …

2MTL 350: Peter Capaldi in Wonder Woman's Armor

http://twominutetimelord.com/podcasts/2mtl-350.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadA clickbait headline hurtles toward Ye Olde Compare-and-Contrast between the promised grim-'n'-gritty Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and the widely inferred darkness of the Twelfth Doctor.

2MTL 349: More Than 2,000 Years in the TARDIS?

http://twominutetimelord.com/podcasts/2mtl-349.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTwo thousand years! That's how old The Doctor is now, as stated by the Twelfth in the latest trailer and as implied in his predecessor's swan song, "The Time of the Doctor." That's a pretty huge leap from roughly 900 years old at the start of Steven Moffat's showrunnership. …