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1 month, 1 week ago on Best of 2014 Awards #10: Director

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Zawe Ashton (Journey Blue) and Faye Marsay (Shona), as they were interesting enough for me to want them as companions.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Best of 2014 Awards #4: Female Guest Actor

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Frank Skinner or Nick Frost

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Best of 2014 Awards #3: Male Guest Actor

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I'm going with Jenna.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Best of 2014 Awards #1: Lead Actor

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My two least favorite Doctor Who Christmas specials.  Although, I do prefer "The Time of the Doctor".

2 months ago on Festive Face-Off: The Time of the Doctor vs A Christmas Carol

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Last Christmas, definitely.

2 months ago on Festive Face-Off: Last Christmas vs A Christmas Carol

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Definitely, "The Snowmen", which is one of my favorite Doctor Who Christmas specials!

2 months, 1 week ago on Festive Face-Off: The Snowmen vs The Time of the Doctor

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I'm voting for the underrated "The Doctor, the Widow, and the Wardrobe".  "A Christmas Carol" is one of my two least favorite Christmas specials, along with "The Time of the Doctor".

2 months, 1 week ago on Festive Face-Off: A Christmas Carol vs The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe

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A beautifully written article.

2 months, 1 week ago on Female Doctor Poll Results & A Case For

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Still "The Christmas Invasion" for me.

2 months, 1 week ago on Festive Face-Off: The End of Time vs The Christmas Invasion

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I have to go with "Voyage of the Damned".

2 months, 1 week ago on Festive Face-Off: The End of Time vs Voyage of the Damned

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For me, "The Christmas Invasion" wins this one.

2 months, 1 week ago on Festive Face-Off: The Christmas Invasion vs The Runaway Bride

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I'm going to go with Delgado.

3 months ago on Face-Off: The Masters (Final)

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I agree with Helen Rayner, RTD, Rob Shearman, and Nicholas Briggs.  Even though I watched all of the Classic episodes, I never really paid attention to who wrote what.

3 months ago on Writers to Bring Back for Series 9 & Beyond

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I'm fine with these results, except the Series 3 finale should have been higher.

3 months ago on New Who Finale Face-Off: Your Top 8

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I started watching in 2013, which was during Matt Smith's time as the Doctor.  But I started watching with Tennant because he was the name I was the most familiar with due to so many of my college friends being fans of Doctor Who and the Tenth Doctor in particular for some.  I had only watched about four episodes, before one of said college friends bullied me into going back to Eccleston (and I'm glad she did).  Tennant is my Doctor because the stories in his era are among my favorites and his Doctor has engaged my interest the most.  I didn't start watching Classic Who until I had caught up on the Eleventh Doctor's episodes available at that time and the 1996 TV movie.  Tom Baker's Fourth Doctor really got me into Classic Who.

3 months, 1 week ago on From 1-12: Who is YOUR Doctor?

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I would actually love this.  I always wanted a reunion between Jenny and the Doctor.  And it would be a nice nod to the father figure side of the Doctor from Classic Who.

3 months, 1 week ago on Jenny: A Future Companion

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Anthony Ainley is my favorite Classic Master.  Delgado is a close second.

3 months, 1 week ago on Face-Off: The Masters (Classic Era)

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My favorite season finale of Doctor Who is Series 3's "Utopia"/"The Sound of Drums"/"Last of the Time Lords".  However, the Series 1 and 4 finales are close behind it.

3 months, 1 week ago on Finale Face-Off (Series 1-8)

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I think that Clara still has some story in her.  I have enjoyed Clara as a companion and would love to see more of her.




On the other hand, I would like to see something new for a New Who companion: someone not from present day London (from the past or future, maybe even a different country), a male companion (a primary companion, not the female companion's tag-a-long), an alien, a companion over the age of 30, and/or a person of color.  I would also like to see two companions traveling with the Doctor at the same time, who had no previous connections (ex. Jamie and Zoe, Nyssa and Tegan).

3 months, 1 week ago on Moffat Can’t Confirm Jenna Coleman for Series 9

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"The Stolen Earth"/"Journey's End" is my third favorite finale in Doctor Who.  I love the epicness of it, how it tied together the main show and its spin-offs, and all of the companions and allies of the Ninth and Tenth Doctors.  It is one of my favorite NuWho Dalek stories.  I loved the reintroduction to Davros.  Even though I do love Rose, the emphasis on her and her relationship to the Doctor takes up too much of the finale.  That and Donna's exit are my least favorite things about this finale.

3 months, 2 weeks ago on New Who Finales in Perspective: Series 4

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Derek Jacobi was great as the Master and came the closest to a Classic Who Master.  I do like Simm and Gomez' Masters, but Jacobi wins this round.  Gomez is a close second.

3 months, 2 weeks ago on Face-Off: New Who Masters

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Another incredible article and I agree with pretty much everything in it!  The Series 3 three-part finale is actually my favorite out of any of the New Who finales.  It has my favorite Doctor, my favorite female and male companions (Martha and Jack), and the Master.  Martha's farewell is perfect: she leaves on her terms, but you know she will be back.  She went through so much character development, in spite of being in Rose's shadow.  I do feel that "Utopia" and "The Sound of Drums" are the stronger episodes of the finale.  I hate the CGI mini-Doctor, which is one thing I don't like about the finale.

3 months, 2 weeks ago on New Who Finales in Perspective: Series 3

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"Bad Wolf"/"The Parting of the Ways" is one of my three favorite Doctor Who finales.  I look forward to the rest of this series of articles.

3 months, 2 weeks ago on New Who Finales in Perspective: Series 1

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@Avor Beautifully put and I completely agree.

3 months, 3 weeks ago on Face-Off: Utopia vs Dark Water

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I think this was my favorite of Series 8 so far.  It has been the only one that I felt achieved 10/10 and nothing was missing from it.  Clara was awesome.  I can't wait to see what Missy has planned for the Doctor and Clara.

4 months, 1 week ago on Rate & Discuss Flatline

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Yes, I think Courtney Woods is a companion.  But I also consider the Paternoster Gang, River Song, the Brigadier, Captain Yates, Sgt. Benton, Sara Kingdom, Lady Christina, Adelaide, Astrid, Jackson Lake (and his companion, Rosita), and Wilf as companions.

4 months, 3 weeks ago on Is Courtney Woods a Companion?

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Ooh, this sounds good.  Definitely looking forward to this.

4 months, 4 weeks ago on Flatline Official Synopsis

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A very close tie between "Mummy on the Orient Express" and "Dark Water"/"Death in Heaven".  I went with the finale because I want to see how this season's story arc concludes, the mysterious Missy, Cybermen, and UNIT.

5 months ago on Poll: Your Most Anticipated Series 8 Story (Eps 7-12)

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I enjoyed the episode.  Although, I wish there had been more continuity nods in it.  I loved the Doctor's reaction and approval when he mistakenly thought Adrian was Clara's boyfriend.  Rating: 8/10

5 months ago on Rate & Discuss The Caretaker

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I love both "Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS" and "Time Heist", but I went with "Time Heist".

5 months, 1 week ago on Face-Off: The Thompson Episodes

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I love both, but I went with "Blink".

5 months, 2 weeks ago on Face-Off: Blink vs Listen

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These episodes sound great, especially "The Caretaker" and "Mummy on the Orient Express".

5 months, 2 weeks ago on Tantalising Details on Episodes 5-8 of Series 8

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This is ridiculous!  I'm American and I have no problem understanding him.

5 months, 2 weeks ago on Is Capaldi’s Accent Causing Issues?

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I would have to say it is a tie between "The Unquiet Dead" and "The Crimson Horror".  However, I voted for "The Crimson Horror".  "Robot of Sherwood" is a distant third and "NIght Terrors" takes the bottom spot.

5 months, 3 weeks ago on Face-Off: The Gatiss Episodes

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"Smith and Jones" is my favorite season opener for Doctor Who.

6 months, 1 week ago on New Who Openers In Perspective: Smith & Jones

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Colin Baker's Doctor is one of my favorites.  I like how he was a change from Peter Davison, who is another favorite of mine.  I enjoyed his relationship with Peri, which started out rough but they eventually became close friends who still argue.

6 months, 2 weeks ago on In Defense of Colin Baker

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My favorite Third Doctor serials are "Spearhead from Space", "The Three Doctors", "The Green Death", "Invasion of the Dinosaurs", and "Planet of the Spiders".

7 months, 3 weeks ago on The 3rd Doctor: Five Favourites

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It wasn't one of the worst episodes.  It may not be one of my favorites, but I quite like "The Power of Three".

8 months, 1 week ago on Unpopular Opinion? The Power of Three

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Sorry, but I think "Night Terrors" should have a lower score than "Closing Time".  "Night Terrors" is the worst episode of Series 6. I'm fine with the other scores.

8 months, 1 week ago on New Who: The Story Thus Far – Series 6 (Episodes 8-13)

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These are my favorite Sixth Doctor stories, too!

8 months, 3 weeks ago on The Sixth Doctor: Five Favourites

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I adore the Sixth Doctor and his relationship with Peri.  Colin Baker's Doctor is my third favorite Doctor.  I actually like some of his episodes that are considered the worst of Doctor Who.  Peri is actually among my favorite companions.  However, I can't stand Mel at all.

8 months, 3 weeks ago on The 6th Doctor: What Worked & What Didn’t

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Characters already mentioned that I would have liked to see as companions: Jenny, Lynda Moss, Rita, Sally Sparrow, Duggan, Craig Owens, and Lady Christina de Souza.  

Others I would have liked as companions are Samantha Briggs ("The Faceless Ones"), Rachel "Ray" Defwydd ("Delta and the Bannermen"), Rodan ("The Invasion of Time"), Isobel Watkins ("The Invasion") and UNIT Pvt. Ross Jenkins ("The Sontaran Stratagem"/"The Poison Sky").



9 months, 1 week ago on 5 Could Have Been Companions

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I think it is too soon for a multi-Doctor story with Matt.  If they do a multi-Doctor story anytime soon, I want it to be with Capaldi and McGann.

9 months, 2 weeks ago on Smith Eager for Another Multi-Doctor Story

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I like all of the companions, but some are better than others.  In order of favorite to least: Martha, Donna, Clara, Rose, and Amy.

9 months, 3 weeks ago on Comparing the Female Companions of Revived Who

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I would love to have her back.  I actually enjoyed her episodes, particularly the Sontaran two-parter.

9 months, 4 weeks ago on Bring Back… Helen Raynor

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I disagree with you on "Partners in Crime" and "The Sontaran Stratagem"/"The Poison Sky".  I would have given them higher ratings.  I also disagree about the companions' families.  I like having their families on the show.  Their interactions with people other than the Doctor make them more interesting.  You learn more about a person that way, real or fictional.

10 months, 1 week ago on New Who: The Story Thus Far – Series 4 (Specials, Episodes 1-5)

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I agree with the Vashta Nerada, the Trickster from The Sarah Jane Adventures, and the Judoon.

10 months, 1 week ago on 5 New Who Monsters in Need of a Return

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