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8 hours, 1 minute ago on Making Sense of Listen’s Gallifreyan Gallivant
Lol dude, you're posting in a public forum. Don't complain that your point of view is being oppressed when people disagree with you.
18 hours, 7 minutes ago on Making Sense of Listen’s Gallifreyan Gallivant
'' it seems needless. It is only relevant to this particular episode.'' ....... No it isn't. It's relevant to everything that the Doctor is and everything he has ever done. It even references the first episode with ''fear makes companions of all of us''. It's not even ''random'' because it's built on meticulously crafted backstory in the new stories and Classic series references. You're complaining about nothing, imo, and if you're going to complain, you have to ignore the fact that Moffat is not the only writer to do such things.
23 hours, 37 minutes ago on Making Sense of Listen’s Gallifreyan Gallivant
''The show survived without going in that direction for almost 51 years - why change it now?'' of any argument you could use against this show for any reason, that is the weakest. Come on. Where do you think the show would be if someone had said ''the show has survived without regeneration for years, why change it now?! The show survived without a massive Time War, why change it now?!!'' etc.
1 day, 11 hours ago on Making Sense of Listen’s Gallifreyan Gallivant
as it should be.
....How is it like Blink?
1 week, 4 days ago on Next Time: Listen
i think it's pretty obvious already that he's not just an ''accessory'', given that he's, you know, important to the story arc.
but by all means keep whining without having seen it, this wouldn't be a Dr Who discussion without your type would it.
2 weeks ago on Anderson on Doctor & Danny “Friction”
He's been running the show for a while now and he might do for a while yet, so thank goodness your opinions on whether he ''deserves'' to or not are irrelevant
I thought people tended to move past needless nitpicking as adults.
Missy wasn't shoehorned in. It was a perfectly logical continuation of the arc.
2 weeks, 3 days ago on 12 Great Moments From Into the Dalek
Will never understand this fan obsession with the death count in an episode.
2 weeks, 6 days ago on Into the Dalek Spoiler-Free Review
That's still homophobia. No one has any right to judge whether gay people are ''wrong'' in their choices. You either accept us on equal footing with heterosexual people or you're homophobic. Period.
3 weeks, 1 day ago on Addressing the Deep Breath Kiss
1. Don't assume you can speak for all homosexual women. 2. ''haha, men are such silly monkeys'' isn't ''anti'' male. it's a joke.
... only in the case of a homosexual couple, though. Interesting.
I'm... sorry... but trying to save someone you love is... illogical?
Congratulations on your latent homophobia.
What? people are mad that a lesbian character chose to show dedication to her loved one in a time of crisis? Okaaaay.
people who use this ''dominatrix'' nonsense are just projecting their own issues with women, IMO.
3 weeks, 2 days ago on Introducing Missy the “Gatekeeper”: Who is She?
How the hell is she a dominatrix? How is Clara, Mrs Hudson, Molly Hooper, Sally Sparrow etc. ''dominatrix'' types characters?
Right, because River is exactly the type of person to cavort around in a garden like that.
Flirting is not the same as being romantically in love.
they're not low.
3 weeks, 3 days ago on Deep Breath UK Ratings
''The scene seems to have divided fans, some feeling it undermined Capaldi’s Doctor.'' one or two idiots have been whining about it on Gallifrey Base, you mean.
3 weeks, 3 days ago on Moffat on THAT Deep Breath Cameo
''Throughout Deep Breath there was a little running “gag”, how Clara views the Doctor as her boyfriend.'' Well... no, the point of that was that she *doesn't* see him that way...
3 weeks, 3 days ago on Introducing Missy the “Gatekeeper”: Who is She?
@DasManiac watch Torchwood if you lack the self-esteem to enjoy children's programming for it's own sake.
3 weeks, 5 days ago on Deep Breath Spoiler-Free Review
I reckon it'll be a character that has never actually been in the show, but through the power of wordplay, ''making a return'' will still be technically true.
3 weeks, 5 days ago on Moffat Teases “Major Foe” For Series 8
squeals with uncontained joy
4 weeks ago on “Doctor Who Extra” Announced
Yes, when a show is _50 years old_, you're bound to find similarities between eras.
1 month ago on Is Doctor Who History Repeating Itself?
Because a] the length of TV time slots is decided by the BBC, not by tv show producers, the producers have to work with what they are allowed and b] he's talking about doing short, self-contained *episodes*, not prequels. that was literally the point of what he was saying when he said ''they're not prequels''.
1 month, 1 week ago on Moffat: Big Plans For Future Online Episodes
''He Said, She Said'' was much more a piece of visual poetry than a TV episode. You couldn't really do that sort of thing in a normal TV episode. That's why this online expansion is so great -- you can be far more experimental than when you're restricted to a 45 minute adventure story. <p>
Steven Moffat cut his professional teeth on Press Gang, not Coupling.
1 month, 1 week ago on Capaldi Doesn’t Expect to be a Heartthrob Doctor
Some men, too.
... all TV is a spectacle. Of course it's a natural progression to move to a bigger screen for a bigger spectacle.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Does Deep Breath Really Deserve a Theatrical Release?
... Are you even British? Have you actually seen people complaining about this or are you argueing about nothing?
1. I've seen people argueing about this on gallifrey base and you're wrong. The [very few] people who had an issue with it had an issue because ''playing it at the cinema makes it less ~special~ waaahh''
2. I don't think you understand how the license fee actually works. Neither to the people complaining about the license fee, if that is in fact the majority of complaints.
The only person i see getting angry here is you, oddly enough.
Clara is too mainstream now. I liked her better when she was obscure.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Popular / Unpopular Opinion: Clara Oswald
''Those saying that Clara is just a useless companion, then you couldn’t be more wrong''. Pretty much.
No he didn't. The Moment met the War Doctor before Nine even existed.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Capaldi’s Familiar Face Addressed in a Low-key Way
I feel like he should employ someone to follow him around with a neon sign saying ''HE'S BEING SARCASTIC''.
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Moffat Questions “Twelfth Doctor” Title
''Deus Ex Machina: plot device whereby a seemingly unsolvable problem is suddenly and abruptly resolved by the contrived and unexpected intervention of some new event, character, ability or object''. By virtue of the fact that the sonic screwdriver is _already long established in the show_, it cannot be a deus ex machina.
2 months ago on Doctor Who’s Biggest Deus Ex Machina
''Maybe this is what Moffat has got planned and he’s subtly trying to prepare us?'' No. Goodness, people have really misunderstood what he was asking. He wasn't suggesting that the Doctor was human or related to humans at all. He was asking in which episode the Doctor was first defined as an alien, because the original production crew were wishy-washy on the Doctor's backstory. Argh, argh.
2 months, 2 weeks ago on An Earthly Gallifrey
Joss Whedon hasn't made a decent show since Buffy.
2 months, 2 weeks ago on Moffat: Who says the Doctor is NOT human?
He's not suggesting the Doctor IS human. He's asking when he definitively states that he's NOT, for a bit of fun. Sheesh.
2 months, 3 weeks ago on Moffat: Who says the Doctor is NOT human?
But some eccentric people are referred to as aliens, or refer to themselves as aliens. :P I call myself an alien all the time.
What will happen is that ''the search for Gallifrey'' will play out in the background of the regular adventures. That is exactly what it was designed for, and what Moffat said will happen.
2 months, 3 weeks ago on Why Bringing Back Gallifrey Is Right…
One, that's not his only quote on the subject, but I don't want to go googling for the specific one I'm referring to in case I run into screeching anti-Moffat blogs;
Two, that's still a far cry from ''He will absolutely find Gallifrey in the near future. This is a confirmed FACT.''
''Regardless of if you agree or disagree with the debate, Gallifrey at
some point in the not too distant future will return. For the first time
since the show’s revival it’s no longer a likely possibility – but a
confirmed certainty.'' No, it is not. Sorry, but Moffat said himself that the Doctor was unlikely to ever actually find the planet. Having the POSSIBILITY of finding it is a motivation, it gives him a reason to do what he does.
... Are you sure you're using the term ''objective'' correctly here, because as far as I know, there is no ''objective'' way to measure levels of attractiveness.
2 months, 3 weeks ago on Colin Baker: Tennant & Smith Brought Female Fans to Doctor Who
The voting sample was only 90,000 people. Out of 20+ million fans, worldwide. So... no, sorry, it says nothing about who's in the majority.
2 months, 3 weeks ago on Doomsday Farewell Declared Greatest Sci-Fi Moment