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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; […]

The Big Bang Theory (Photo: CBS)

10 ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide’ References in Pop Culture

It’s easy to see why people in creative industries like to mention the work of Douglas Adams. His unique perspective was eccentric and funny, but also very sharp and occasionally extremely wise. A story as riddled with ideas as The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (whether book, TV show or radio drama) is bound to […]

The Whovian locations of Pokemon Go (Photos: Twitter)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Invasion of the Pocket Monsters

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, a conglomeration of thrilling items of Gallifreyan delight from the past seven days on the internet. And we begin this week with the craze that is speedily taking over the world, one that, on the face of it, has very little to do with Time Lords, TARDISes […]

Joshua Kahan’s Doctor Who spoof (Photo: YouTube)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Doctor Spoof

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who’s Day roundup, a cosmic soup made from Gallifreyan stock and TARDIS croutons, taken from a week’s worth of internet stuff and nonsense. And we begin this week with the most nonsensical (and utterly fantastic) piece of stuff imaginable; this wonderful Doctor Who parody, made by Joshua Kahan, in which […]

‘Fear Her’ (Photo: BBC)

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

“Fear Her” is unique in Doctor Who history as being a story set against the backdrop of an immediately forthcoming historical event—namely the 2012 London Olympic Games—and it’s a story that was very quickly overtaken by the event to such a degree that watching it now is like looking at those line drawings from 1900 […]

The Vortex Manipulator (Photos: YouTube/BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Manmade Vortex Manipulator

Welcome to the Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, a Gallifreyan gatheration of social media stuff and nonsense from a week on the internet. And we begin this week with something utterly marvelous. A short while ago, YouTuber Jeremy Lee decided that he wanted to build a vortex manipulator, the miniature time machine like the one seen […]

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