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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Doctor, The Widow and the Wardrobe

Tread Perilously becomes “Tread Merrily” for another Doctor Who Christmas special! This year: “The Doctor, The Widow and The Wardrobe.” Several years after helping the Doctor out of a jam, Madge (Claire Skinner) receives word that she and her children … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Beast Below

Answering listener requests, Tread Perilously takes a look at “The Beast Below,” the second Doctor Who episode to feature Matt Smith in the title role … and it turns out to be a pretty good one. The Doctor and Amy … Continue reading

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I Chose Rapture

I had this week’s piece begun. I was already mixing metaphors and coming up with wildly improbable similes to illustrate a point that’s only one step up from a filthy hobo ranting about his poop-filled drawers and gathering uprisings. You … Continue reading

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The “Scope Creep” of Steampunk

“Steampunk is what happens when goths discover brown.” – Jess Nevins If you’ve ever been in (or at least near) the field of project management, you may have heard the dreaded term “scope creep”. Scope creep is the phenomenon by which a project starts … Continue reading

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