Category Archives: questions

Secret Breathing

When it is cold and drizzly, I have to hold my breath in case anyone sees it come out of my mouth. When holding my breath isn’t an option, or at least not an option I can do without fainting … Continue reading

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DWM’s Time Team Issue

There seems to be a wee bit of┬ácontroversy over the new line-up of Doctor Who Magazine’s Time Team feature. The┬ácontroversy being that they are all young sexy handsome whippersnappers who don’t have a single grey hair between them. Or that … Continue reading

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What Does Tuesday Smell Like?

Last week I had a weird taste in my throat which I could not describe but I could visualise what the taste looked like. I am not sure that this is a normal thing but it is something that happens … Continue reading

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Wheels of Steal the DVD Sequels

I previously wrote a couple of blogs in an ever-increasing sequence of posts entitled Wheels of Steel. They are about this disabled woman who uses her disability to queue-jump. The renown queue-jumping wheelchair user of Exeter as nobody but me … Continue reading

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Twice Upon A Time Unreview

First of all, can I just say that Twice Upon a Time is one of the most erroneous titles for a Doctor Who story since Madam Vastra Meets Thelma and Louise. This story should be called Thrice Upon a Time … Continue reading

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Carnival of Monsters Unreview

Steamships and dinosaurs and bureaucrats, oh my! Dirty fingernails too. Imagine Big Brother with omnivorous monsters. Actually don’t. This is nothing like Big Brother. Everyone here has IQs with triple digits (even the chickens) plus there are no self-obsessed muppets … Continue reading

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I, Jackass

For many years I have striven to hide my intelligence. In my experience, people seem to mistrust those that are smarter than them. I should quantify my usage of the word ‘smarter’. It is just the best word that I … Continue reading

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