Doctor-Lite Sunday

There are episodes in the Doctor Whoniverse called “Doctor Lite.” They’re episodes that feature little to no Doctor as the protagonist and/or are only tangentially related to the Doctor. Some of the most famous are Blink, which is the first weeping angels episode and my favorite, but much reviled, Love and Monsters. There are plentyContinue reading “Doctor-Lite Sunday”

Happy Thanksgiving Doctor Who Fans

I’m taking a break from writing today, due to the large amount of cooking, etc. However, here is a brief list of the Doctor Who things I’m most thankful for: 1. Doctor Who’s involvement with Children In Need 2. Mr. Huffle 3. Teaching us that change is the one constant in life 4. Proving continuouslyContinue reading “Happy Thanksgiving Doctor Who Fans”

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 GrowlitheContinue reading “Season 11 Doctor Who Companions as Pokémon”

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 andContinue reading “Spearhead from Doctor Who Past”