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Rose and the Tenth Doctor (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Hey There Rose Tyler

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who’s Day roundup, a stellar sifting of a week’s worth of Whovian gubbins across the internet and beyond. And this week, we begin with a song, nothing too taxing or upsetting there, you’d think. Except this song is “Hey There Delilah” by Plain White T’s, and it’s been given a […]


‘Doctor Who’: 10 Things You May Not Know About ‘Gridlock’

“Gridlock” is a stark satire on mankind’s faith in the benevolence of authority, with jabs in the eye for both drug culture (pharmaceutical and recreational) and the frustration of being stuck in traffic. It is also the third of the Doctor’s visits to the future of planet Earth since his return from the Time War, […]

Karen Gillan and Jenna Coleman (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Clara and Amy Enthrall Boston

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who’s Day roundup, a cavalier cavalcade of Whovian malarkey from an entire week across the web. And we begin this week with the startlingly lovely public meeting between Jenna Coleman and Karen Gillan, appearing at a joint Doctor Who panel at Boston Comic Con over the weekend. I laughed so […]

Dogtor Who (Photos: Instagram/Tumblr)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Dog-tor Who

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, a grab-bag of web-based Whovian odds and ends, expertly culled from a week on the internet. And we begin this week with a collection of canine tributes to the good Doctor and his friends. A day or so ago, this picture appeared on Instagram, showing the Twelfth […]


Personality Quiz: In Which London Era Should You Have Lived?

Ripper Street returns to BBC America tonight (July 28) at 10/9C for a fourth season for murder and mystery in Victorian London. And as fans will already know, it depicts the seamier side of an era known for a certain primness and moral certainty. How well this chimes with your own outlook as a person […]

Captain Jack in the TARDIS (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: John Barrowman Owns Comic-Con

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, a collection of various items of Whovian jetsam that has washed up on the virtual shores of the internet over the past seven days or so. And this week we begin with a mini-trawl of all the Doctor Who-related stuff and nonsense that happened at this year’s […]

‘Doomsday’ (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’: 10 Things You May Not Know About ‘Doomsday’

For all that it’s a ripping yarn about Daleks fighting Cybermen across modern-day London, with recurring and beloved characters making a return journey and some sharp comic moments (particularly between those bickering alien races), “Doomsday” is mostly associated with one key scene, often considered the most wrenching and emotional scene in the program’s long history; […]

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