Classic Who

Happy #DoctorWhoDay: Let’s start at the very beginning (Episode 1)

A racist alien ("Red Indian "comment coupled with a distain for modern man,) locks you in his "house," electrocutes you and then kidnaps you. What do you do?This is what happens to Ian Chesterton after agreeing to escort Barbara Wright on a home visit because their mysterious student is... inconsistent on the quality of their… Continue reading Happy #DoctorWhoDay: Let’s start at the very beginning (Episode 1)

New Who, Pokémon, Random Thoughts

Season 11 Doctor Who Companions as Pokémon

We've wrestled with which Doctor’s are which Pokémon. Now, it's time to take on the companions. While I have a spot on entry waiting for Adric, I thought I would start with the Season 11 companions. There was a great debate amongst my children and myself over this one. There were immediate feelings that Growlithe… Continue reading Season 11 Doctor Who Companions as Pokémon

Classic Who, Random Thoughts

Spearhead from Doctor Who Past

Spearhead from Space was in my top list of serials I avoided like a plague for years. If I was going to watch a Third Doctor story, dealing with the Nestene, I was going to watch Terror of the Autons. With the first apperance of The Master and Jo Grant, plus couches eating people and… Continue reading Spearhead from Doctor Who Past

Monday, New Who

A few more comments on “Rose.”

I've written about Rose before. It was one of the first episodes I wrote about, on this blog, when I had grandiose ideas of writing about each serial and episode of Doctor Who in order for Classic and New Who. Thankfully, after just two entries (Rose and An Unearthly Child,) I quickly realized that just… Continue reading A few more comments on “Rose.”