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@TheNightmareChild just got fitted for a loincloth  Love Bonnie Langford, as it is compulsory to do - Mel was certainly a "special" companion!   Carrot juice, anyone?....

1 day, 1 hour ago on Poll: Is Clara Overshadowing the Doctor?

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Errrr -  No.    



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1 day, 1 hour ago on Poll: Is Clara Overshadowing the Doctor?

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@The Whovian vortex  Hey - awful theories rock!!

2 days, 12 hours ago on Introduction to In the Forest of the Night

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@StevieG1974  So it is just Whovians, then.

6 days, 2 hours ago on Doctor Who Series 8 UK Ratings Accumulator

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D'you reckon there's a fan forum for Casualty, where the fans continually stress about the show being cancelled because the ratings are lower than Dr.Who - or is it just Whovians who stress like this?

6 days, 13 hours ago on Doctor Who Series 8 UK Ratings Accumulator

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@ilyootha is addicted to 'Clara Who'  Me too!

1 week, 3 days ago on Flatline Clip

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This series just looks like it's getting better and better...

1 week, 3 days ago on Flatline Clip

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@Ottoman14  Pro-Clara brigade signing on for duty.  Go Clara!  Go Clara! Go Clara!  :)

1 week, 3 days ago on Flatline Clip

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Oh no!  The ratings have gone up!!   They're gonna cancel, they're gonna cancel.   Err - hang on, something's not right here....   

1 week, 6 days ago on Doctor Who Series 8 UK Ratings Accumulator

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@Unibot  Series 8 has taken the show to new heights. I have been watching since the early 70s, and have caught up on all that I missed.   This is, in my view - the best yet.

2 weeks ago on Foxes ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’ Full Song (Featuring New Series 8 Clips)

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@BazHood  Did you like it then??  :)

2 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Mummy on the Orient Express

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Peter Capaldi - Class Act!

2 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Mummy on the Orient Express

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@The Lazy Cat is Hiding from the Mummy  Yes - Capaldi is really starting to show a bit of class in the role...

2 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Mummy on the Orient Express

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@NovaDoctor @Klaas Smit  New New York for me too....  Then again, could also be the library!!

2 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Mummy on the Orient Express

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@mrclever  In September 1966, a total of 4.2 million people watched The William Hartnell Story "The Smugglers".  In those days when there were just 2 TV channels. The show went on for another 23 years.  I wouldn't say figures of 7 million at a time when there are over 200 channels means that Steven Moffat is killing it. Global figures and merchanise sales are probably at an all time record.   And for the record - series 8 is AWESOME! 

2 weeks, 6 days ago on Doctor Who Series 8 UK Ratings Accumulator

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@Whogasms  I agree.  It is odd.

2 weeks, 6 days ago on Doctor Who Series 8 UK Ratings Accumulator

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@Ian Chatterton  Definitely!  Possibly my favourite episode ever.  And I mean "ever"

3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Kill the Moon

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@Doctor_Geek  I would so it is possibly the best Doctor Who story in the history of the series.  It was on a different level. 10 out of 10 doesn't say it.

3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Kill the Moon

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@shots1  He wasn't horrible.  He was right! 

3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Kill the Moon

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THAT EPISODES REDEFINES 10 OUT OF 10. ABSOLUTELY UNBELIEVABLE!!!

3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Kill the Moon

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@The 14th Doctor  Almost 100% with you there on the order - though I would swap your last two.   Having said that - I have loved all 8 series - including the much aligned Asylum of the Daleks.



Haven't you missed out series 2, by the way?

3 weeks ago on Thoughts on Series 8 at the Halfway Point

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@Christoph1337  Hey - I do like it. The Mistress.   Every time there is a new Doctor there is a deluge of stories about "Could there ever be a female Doctor".  How very Moffatesque to take that, but twist it into a female Master!  Yes, Christoph1337 - you are right, and should be the next producer of the show! Shades of Castrovalva too...  It also explains the "boyfriend" reference, when he clearly isn't/

3 weeks, 1 day ago on Thoughts on Series 8 at the Halfway Point

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@Whogasms  I didn't spot it either.  Unless it is Rupert! That would be a bit of an anti-climax!!

1 month, 1 week ago on Listen Review

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@'Cos Guess Who? Ha!  I wouldn't worry too much about Capaldi scaring children just yet.   We were always told that the first 6 episodes would be a bit shocking, but the real Capaldi would start to come through after that.  I think it is nice to be slightly challenged to begin with.

1 month, 1 week ago on Rate & Discuss Listen

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@'Cos Guess Who? Ha!  The War Doctor appeared because that's the barn that they were in.  It shows that the War Doctor went back to the barn where he had the dream and started to realise that fear was an ally - in order to confront his biggest fear and end the Time War. Really rather clever.

1 month, 1 week ago on Rate & Discuss Listen

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@Wentworthian Creepy + Unpredictable + Clever + OMG moment when you realise it's the Doctor + playing into childhood fears + totally original + Jenna Louise  Coleman!!

1 month, 1 week ago on Rate & Discuss Listen

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@Antonen2012 @PeterHillier  Nice thought - but I think not.  "The soldier so brave he doesn't need a gun" clearly points to the Doctor.   Or maybe that's what we're meant to think!

1 month, 1 week ago on Rate & Discuss Listen

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@TheNightmareChild is LISTENing!  A Pan Galactic Skovox Gargle Blitzer, indeed :)

1 month, 2 weeks ago on The Caretaker BBC Synopsis

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Night Terrors! Just look at that doll in the pictures - it is so creeeeeeeepy!!!

1 month, 2 weeks ago on Face-Off: The Gatiss Episodes

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Night Terrors!!!  Night Terrors!!!  Night Terrors!!!


I can but try!  :0)

1 month, 2 weeks ago on Face-Off: The Gatiss Episodes

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@ilyootha  I would guess because it mentions something that could be considered spoilery!  :)

1 month, 2 weeks ago on Listen Promo Pics

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@birdemily_  16 million occurred when there were only 3 channels, BBC1, BBC2 and ITV - and ITV were off-air because of a strike

1 month, 2 weeks ago on Doctor Who Series 8 UK Ratings Accumulator

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@ilyootha  Nicely said...

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Time Heist BBC Synopsis

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Oooh - that's a nasty one!!    I'm sorry, the pressure is too much - I'm baling out on this one!  :)

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Face-Off: Dalek vs Into the Dalek

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@YaelMoise @sontaran17  I think the trouble is that when you reel off a list which contains what are - in all honesty - very, very, very minor issues, then you do leave yourself exposed to being called a nit-picker and that you are looking for things to dislike. I am sure you are not and this is not the case - but on a fan site you are going to get a negative reaction when you put this kind of thing up. My instant reaction was actually the same - that if you come up with such a list of minor gripes, then maybe it's time to get a new show to watch.   However, that is not the right call either.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@AndrewMedbury  Now, I like the bit about the chalkboard.  That's a good spot...

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@TheBeast101 Indeed - but if it gives a bit of fun, then why not? 

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@Mikeyboss182  I seem to recall Moffatt wanted to give them a bit of a break - but Capaldi was so desperate to face the Daleks that he won!  Of course - I could be wrong :)

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@camelot55555  The timing of the Missy scene depends upon when the character who gives their life for the Doctor dies - in this episode it would not have worked at the end.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@YaelMoise  Oh dear. Whatever.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@The_Jo_Dude @Amy says Peter Davison is the Thirteenth Doctor!  And who could forget the thick Dalek in the first Doctor story "The Chase".  There is a LOOOONG history of Daleks not being very Daleky.  

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@The_Jo_Dude @Amy says Peter Davison is the Thirteenth Doctor!  Ahem - Evil of the Daleks. Daleks playing with trainsets.   Second doctor.   No, it hasn't just killed 51 years of history.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@The_Jo_Dude The first good Daleks appeared in the Patrick Troughton years in "Evil of the Daleks".  Oh - then there was the "thick" Dalek in William Hartnell's "The Chase". No - I don't think that's just killed the 51 year history of the Doctor and the Daleks, but then that is just my personal view, isn't it?

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek

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@Trex in the Thames  Night Terrors is one of my favourite Matt Smith stories - love it.  Those dolls are so wonderfully creepy.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Robot of Sherwood BBC Synopsis

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Deep Breath, no doubt about it.  :)

1 month, 4 weeks ago on Face-Off: The Eleventh Hour vs Deep Breath

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@LeeBeing  Ooh yes - good spot!  Clever, clever, clever....

2 months ago on Introducing Missy the “Gatekeeper”: Who is She?

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@DavidWilliamAppleby  Of course you are right - but it happens every single time!   Some of us enjoy watching the show and celebrating it, others also clearly enjoy watching it, but also seem to enjoy complaining and picking holes.   They moaned about the 9th Doctor, the 10th, the 11th and now the 12th.  It is the way of the world!

2 months ago on Rate & Discuss Deep Breath

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@Deathvalleydemon  I am clearly a deluded liar then!!

2 months ago on Rate & Discuss Deep Breath

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@Pipnant  Nice theory!

2 months ago on Rate & Discuss Deep Breath

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