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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space

Tread Perilously finds its way back into the TARDIS for an extra attempt to tread Doctor Who safely with “Spearhead from Space.” When the Time Lords exile the Doctor to Earth in the 1970s or 80s, he teams up with … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Death to the Daleks

Tread Perilously continues its adventure in time and space with the Jon Pertwee era Doctor Who story “Death to the Daleks.” The Doctor and Sarah Jane Smith find themselves on planet Exxilon out of power and out of answers. The … Continue reading

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Tread Who Perilously: Episode 1

Erik and Justin continue their exploration of television with an excursion into the lesser episodes of that sci-fi stalwart, “Doctor Who.” Week one introduces Justin to the Jon Pertwee Doctor as they watch “Day of the Daleks,” the TV version … Continue reading

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Tread Who Safely: Spearhead from Space

So, thanks to some various generous Santa-types over the holiday season, I found myself with a large amount of gift-card cash. Feeling secure about splurging, I decided to make a large addition to my classic Doctor Who library. During this … Continue reading

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An Appreciation of the Pertwee Era

As we move into October, two things come to mind: costumes and horror movies. Like last year, I’ll be dedicating the month to spookiness and camp, which, oddly enough, brings us to Jon Pertwee: He was the third man to … Continue reading

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