What's wrong with being drunk? Ask that to the glass of water.
Quite a few tracks have popped on Youtube (new, clean versions from the actual soundtrack). It's great to finally hear clean versions.
5 hours, 27 minutes ago on Series 8 Soundtrack Details, Date
@ilyootha @Planet of the Deaf This needs a sequel with the later scene where Barbara runs over the lot of them.
11 hours, 29 minutes ago on Top 10 Reuses of Murray Gold’s Music
@The Genie Nah, the titles with it were.
14 hours, 17 minutes ago on Top 10 Reuses of Murray Gold’s Music
I love Hurt. I really do. I'm quite tempted to vote for him just to give him more equal footing. But I can't. I just can't go against Eleven.
14 hours, 37 minutes ago on Doctor of the Decade: Face-Off #5
@Disolus I think a cardinal rule of Doctor Who should be not to go there. Some things are best left unexplained. There's a good reason Lungbarrow never made it to our screens.
20 hours, 21 minutes ago on Leaked Sony Emails Reveals Doctor Who Movie Plans
@TheCyberDoctor @ahunter8056 Clank-a-clank version of the middle 8? That will be interesting.
20 hours, 29 minutes ago on Series 8 Soundtrack Details, Date
@TardisKid101 Why would the series have to finish? This show can potentially go forever.
20 hours, 30 minutes ago on Leaked Sony Emails Reveals Doctor Who Movie Plans
@andyot7777 I dunno, I think that would raise an awful lot of problems. They'd have to introduce all sorts of continuity elements, such as whatever companion they're using, and completely restructure the plot away from the 4-part system.
20 hours, 31 minutes ago on Leaked Sony Emails Reveals Doctor Who Movie Plans
21 hours, 5 minutes ago on Series 8 Soundtrack Details, Date
Yet again, I just don't see the point. What is there to get out of a movie (other than more money for Hollywood, of course)?
21 hours, 5 minutes ago on Leaked Sony Emails Reveals Doctor Who Movie Plans
@Polyphase She's no more over the top insane than Ainley (or even Delgado at times), and she feels plenty evil to me.
1 day, 8 hours ago on Masterology Part 1 – The Suit
"Later incarnations would reject this pension entirely and some would even adopt this goal as personal hobby."
I misread 'hobby' as 'hubby'. Shows how I read their relationship...
1 day, 13 hours ago on Masterology Part 1 – The Suit
@Doctavarium That was actually originally a Seventh Doctor line. Moffat used it in his first ever Doctor Who work, Continuity Errors.
1 day, 13 hours ago on Doctor of the Decade: Face-Off #4
@The Finn is excited for audio Kate Stewart! @Malohkeh @supermoff @ilyootha @Aztecs,Daleks&Cavemen You blew them up with love.
1 day, 15 hours ago on Doctor of the Decade: Face-Off #4
@supermoff @ilyootha @Aztecs,Daleks&Cavemen What is this, Destiny of the Daleks? No death by logic, please!
In that case, let's give Capaldi a well-deserved 12/10.
Since we were sticking Twelve in Ten's stories earlier, imagine the opposite. Say, for example, Tennant saying that the Moon is an egg.
1 day, 16 hours ago on Doctor of the Decade: Face-Off #4
@Oswin, Happy that Clara stays ! @ilyootha @Malohkeh And Twelve's is better than both of Ten's (sorry All the Strange Strange Creatures, you're lovely too).
Also, Twelve has the far superior musical motif.
@ilyootha Twelve delivered it in a better episode, though.
I always doubt claims about people skipping New Who Doctors.
@supermoff "Shut up, Santa."
@Silent_Angel @supermoff l love that speech, but ugh, I hate the name of the Boneless. I just can't take it seriously. It makes me think of chicken...
@supermoff "Those people down there. They're never small to me. Don't make assumptions about how far I will go to protect them, because I've already come a very long way. And unlike you, I don't expect to reach the promised land."
@supermoff @Silent_Angel Are you kidding, Cass-paldi would be the best part!
1 day, 17 hours ago on Doctor of the Decade: Face-Off #4
I'm just giggling at the thought of Capaldi delivering "Oo, he's slim, and a little bit foxy. You've thought so too. I've been inside your head. You've been looking. You like it."
I'd love to see just how weird parallel universe Who can be...
Oh god, Capaldi being possessed by Cassandra...
Random thought: imagine in Nine had regenerated into Capaldi rather than Tennant? I reckon that Rose relationship would have panned out a little differently...
In this fight of the Scotsmen, I'm going for the one that got to keep their accent.
@ilyootha @Malohkeh The Toymaker is a caricature of Chinese people, played in yellowface and dressed in Mandarin clothing. Even the name 'celestial' is a racial slur. I recommend Phil Sandifer's essay on the serial.
2 days, 4 hours ago on 9 Foes That Are Due A Return
@whisperman1 @Malohkeh The Sontarans were only brought back for that to recycle the costume and save costs, though, and it only makes up about 25 minutes of time with Sontarans present (due to the cliffhanger for the first part being saved for the monster reveal). Sure, those 25 minutes are very nasty and brutal, but in the grand scheme of Sontaran appearances, that story forms only a small proportion of screen time for that species and is rather atypical when compared to the rest of their appearances. It's less an example and more an outlier.
@Ari S Gans Big Finish did, if that's your kind of thing.
2 days, 6 hours ago on 9 Foes That Are Due A Return
@Polyphase @Malohkeh I know it was 50 years ago. I'm just saying we shouldn't be bringing it back today.
@Polyphase @Malohkeh Really? I didn't see Linx as much of a standout at all. I really enjoyed The Time Warrior, but he didn't seem anything out of the ordinary to me.
2 days, 7 hours ago on 9 Foes That Are Due A Return
@The Finn is excited for audio Kate Stewart! @Malohkeh And that makes it less horrifically awful?
The toymaker was played in yellowface for God's sake! He's a shameful bit of history, and not one that should be revived in the present day.
I feel like it's just plain embarrassing to revive a horrifically racist element of the show's past, no matter how much the racism is bleached away. I'm all for a story based on deadly games, but not the Celestial Toymaker.
(Also, I don't think they were that special a character.)
2 days, 10 hours ago on 9 Foes That Are Due A Return
@ilyootha I'd be down for a brain jar return if the companion could smash the hell out of them again.
@The Finn is excited for audio Kate Stewart! @Malohkeh The word celestial in of itself has racial connotations.
Nooooo. No racist caricature villains, thanks.
The Sontarans have always been a joke.
I'm pretty sure all of these returned in the EU.
2 days, 11 hours ago on 9 Foes That Are Due A Return
@RoastNewt I don't want any flashbacks to that story...
I'm a big fan of seeing new species with new characteristics rather than recycling the old. That being said, I would like to see more of the Monk.
2 days, 12 hours ago on 9 Foes That Are Due A Return
@TheNightmareChild is backing Ten @Malohkeh @ilyootha @RoastNewt @supermoff Same here. Bit of an anti-climax to an interesting story. I absolutely adore Marco Polo, though.
2 days, 13 hours ago on Doctor of the Decade: Face-Off #3
@RoastNewt @Malohkeh @TheNightmareChild is backing Ten Apparently they thought they could convince her to stay, so they didn't give her a proper ending. Fortunately, Big Finish's Gallifrey takes steps to redeem it.
@ilyootha @Malohkeh @RoastNewt @supermoff Yeah, I think Minecraft's a lot more involved than matching colored circles. Plus I'm ADHD, so I need multiple things going on sometimes.
@RoastNewt @TheNightmareChild is backing Ten Aww, season 15 wasn't that bad. The Sun Makers and The Horror of Fang Rock were fun.
2 days, 14 hours ago on Doctor of the Decade: Face-Off #3