Fan since Jon Pertwee days. Favourite Doctors: 2, 9 and 12
I LOVE IN THE FOREST OF THE NIGHT.There. It's out...
13 hours, 40 minutes ago on Moffat Defends In the Forest of the Night Science Criticisms
This latest group of polls is making me realise just how spoiled we have been over the past 10 Christmases!
1 day, 9 hours ago on Festive Face-Off: Voyage of the Damned vs The Next Doctor
Why do they never let us vote for a tie!!!
1 day, 13 hours ago on Festive Face-Off: The Christmas Invasion vs The Runaway Bride
@Only as old Whovian as you feel - Hello Rusty 48 years old here - love Missy, not sure about a female Doctor, though I could be persuaded. I warmed to Clara taking on the mantle. I actually think what they'll do with the Doctor to make a contrast next is to stick with a male Doctor, but played by a black actor. It just seems the next logical contrast.
1 week, 2 days ago on An Opinion On Gender Regeneration: Plot or Politics?
This story has been running since 2005....
1 week, 3 days ago on Series 8 Is A “Ratings Flop” (Apparently)
@Malohkeh @Notsosmartguy Agent of C.H.R.I.S.T.M.A.S. @Ollie Walton Harrod Doctor Who and the Silurians....
1 week, 6 days ago on Capaldi’s Doctor Will Evolve in Series 9
@kidneys Ive got kidneys Hey - 44 years, another oldie like me, that's round about when I started! I agree - Delgado has to get it, but Gomez is fantastic too.
3 weeks, 1 day ago on Face-Off: The Masters (Final)
The guy really loves the show. That's fantastic - long may he reign
1 month ago on Capaldi Turned Down 8th Doctor Audition
@NotsoSmartguy @Yeah,TopLayer,IfYouWantToSayAFewWords @supermoff, chief of the statistics police I still remember the newspaper headlines halfway through Christopher Eccleston's series, going on about how the ratings were plummeting. It is an obsession with some people!
1 month ago on BBC Declares Series 8 A Triumph
SERIES EIGHT ROCKS.
1 month ago on Doctor Who TV Readers’ Final Series 8 Episode Ranking
Now - I've never said a negative word about the show on this forum, I am generally a "glass half full" kind of person, who likes sharing in the joy of the wonderful show we all enjoy so much and wonders why the nit-pickers who keep threatening to watch something else don't actually go and do precisely that, and let the rest of us all live in a cosy world of general loveliness and niceness.
So, deep breath: here goes. Something negative. I HATE THE SPEECH!!!
1 month ago on New Who Finales in Perspective: Series 5
Go Dark Water!
1 month, 1 week ago on Your Verdict on Dark Water & Episode Ranking
@M-M-G Oh doom, doom and thrice doom....
1 month, 1 week ago on Doctor Who Series 8 UK Ratings Accumulator
@Regenerated Catterson doesn't exist! Best series ever, in my view - including the classic series. A monster hit!
1 month, 1 week ago on Poll: Capaldi’s Doctor – Hit or Miss?
@Spadesey Oh Clara will of course be back - she has to end up living happily ever after with Danny, and only Father Christmas can sort that out now. I am just wondering if the Doctor will be wanting Gallifrey back for Christmas.
1 month, 1 week ago on 2014 Christmas Special TV Trailer
@karenang I think she's "Bananas!" :)
1 month, 1 week ago on Moffat on Finale Death, Master Future
@supermoff is waiting for heaven.... Best series ever - and I mean EVER :)
1 month, 1 week ago on Rate & Discuss Death in Heaven
@ElyotWren @The Unseen Potato Because in Amy's choice you didn't know what was real and what was a dream, and with this you don't know what is real and what is a dream. Seems quite similar to me - unless I've forgotten what happened in Amy's choice, which is always possible! :)
1 month, 1 week ago on 2014 Christmas Special Plot Hints
@Mercy Reborn2 Why?
1 month, 1 week ago on Death in Heaven Clip
@hp139 But these aren't the same Cybermen we saw in Nightmare in Silver - so we don't know they can upgrade all the time. These are a new Cyberman race created by Missy. At least, that's my take on it - "Cybermen from Cyberspace - why did nobody ever think of that"
@_divya12_ Not really. The BBC will control what they let out to whet the appetite, but not to spoil any major events. It will be based upon a measured judgement, and I am sure sometimes their judgement may differ from others, but personally I see no issue here.
@Notsosmartguy Approves of female Master @DocWhoLocked It's change my dear - and it seems not a moment too soon
1 month, 1 week ago on Gender-Swapping Regenerations: Why Now?
@Notsosmartguy Approves of female Master @TomGallagher I kind of disagree (in a nice way). There was no intent to kill a child, and the storyline reflected his horror at having done so. All seems OK to me.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on BBC Defends Dark Water Complaints
A female master has ruined the show I love!
Then again - for some, Susan Foreman leaving ruined the show, because the original team was broken up.
Then they actually changed the lead actor - that really ruined the show!
Next - they invented a race called "The Time Lords". That ruined it for me.
Whoever came up with the stupid idea of exiling him on the planet earth. Ruined it!
They ruined the Master in the Deadly Assassin by making him a decaying old mutant.
Next - some young guy took the role. That one put me off for life - RUINED IT!
That coat. I'm stopping watching.
Cheap budgets for the 7th Doctor. Ruined it!
Oh no - they've Americanised it - and worse still, he KISSED. That's ruined it for me
etc. etc. etc.
Change happens. Every time it "ruins" it for someone. Personally, after over 40 years of watching the show - I still love it, and appreciate that change just keeps the show alive!
1 month, 2 weeks ago on A Study of Regeneration: Lord or Lady?
Yes. Michelle Gomez ROCKS!!!!
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Poll: The Missy Reveal
Say something nice....
Mother. Help me - I want it now!!!
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Death in Heaven Radio Trailer
@Malohkeh I think that for the ordinary, casual viewer - ITFOTN was just a nice, enjoyable story. I can see why it was more popular than many fans make out.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Doctor Who Series 8 UK Ratings Accumulator
Some Masters are women. Get over it!
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss Dark Water
@davidadmin I do love a succinct debate!
@davidadmin Or - yes :)
Michelle Gomez - the best Master of them all?.....
Watched it 3 times now. Still love it!
@The Finn @NicholasTittlbach So - that means that Danny is indeed dead, and there is only one way for Clara to join him...
@supermoff is waiting for heaven.... Agree - I've seen them all, and I think this could be the best.
@TheOncomingFish I think Michelle Gomez could be the best Master ever - and I've seen them all first time round
@BollingerKnickers @Admin short for Administrator! @The_Horrors_Crimson It is risky - but isn't it less of a risk than a female Doctor would have been? Making the Master female is a clever way of seeing how people react to a change in gender. For me - a lifelong fan, I think it works - she is suitably insane and evil, just like the Master should be.
@Clara Laurinda @CharlieSamuelKay Just the 45 odd years myself, but - wow - what a fantastic Master Missy is! Good move Moffat.
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@conallmc2013 Yeh - stop watching. Go do something else.
Don't you DARE dis that episode anyone.
WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHH!!!!! That was AWESOME!!!!
Oooh tough one. Now - I like Kill the Moon, and I like Mummy on the Orient Express, but which one's best?
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Face-Off: New Writer Debuts
@Antee991166 @Tomb of the Cyberbob Oh - I don't know. Something about the execution reminded me of the good old innocent days of William Hartnell - or maybe I am even getting mixed up with Peter Cushing in the early Dalek movies? Sometimes I tire of the Doctor knowing everything - I love seeing him utterly baffled
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Rate & Discuss In the Forest of the Night
OK - here we go. Check nobody is looking - the coast is clear: I LOVE THIS EPISODE!!!!
I think I'm going to start a new support group: Fans of "In the Forest of the Night" Anonymous...
So imaginative, so different. I mean - come on, which other show would they even think of trees taking over the world. Clever, clever, clever - funny, funny, funny - definitely different, and a nice warm up for the finale...
@TheNightmareChild is terrified about Dark Water Yes - but that's what they want you to think! :)
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Next Time: Dark Water
@Notsosmartguy Dreams of Paradise I think Flatlline will turn out to be a big cluse to the promised land. Different dimension - dimensional extractors etc.
@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 month, 3 weeks ago on Poll: Is Clara Overshadowing the Doctor?
Errrr - No.
@The Whovian vortex Hey - awful theories rock!!
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Introduction to In the Forest of the Night