… in which our fearless podcasters stick condoms on the backs of their ears and hope that neither of them get pregnant. JB and St. Xtofer review “The Tsuranga Conundrum”.

Direct download: 135_The_Funko_Pop_of_Death.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31am EST
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... in which no spiders were harmed in the recording of this podcast. JB is joined by television/film critic and fellow "Timey Wimey" alum Clint Worthington from the "Alcohollywood" podcast for a review of "Arachnids in the UK".

Direct download: 134_Mr._Big_Is_Still_A_Dick.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 1:40am EST
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JB welcomes back to the podcast Dawn Xiana Moon of Raks Geek & Raks Inferno for a discussion on racism, politics and wacky sci-fi tropes as they review Episode Three of Series 11, “Rosa”. Closing Theme: "Beautiful Flowers Under A Full Moon", arranged and performed by Dawn Xiana Moon.

Direct download: 133_On_The_Bus.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 1:15pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcasters have a lot to say, but not necessarily about the episode they’re reviewing. JB welcomes Daniel Harper back to Doctor Who podcasting as they cross the desert sands and the deadly seas to reach “The Ghost Monument”.

Direct download: 132_Giving_Up_The_Ghost.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 3:37pm EST
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... in which we finally have new Doctor Who to review. Lauren Faits returns to the podcast (and to the program) bringing her She-Ra: Progressive of Power podcast co-host Eric Garneau (who has never watched the program before) to join JB and his two new PodCats in welcoming Jodie Whittaker as they review the Series 11 opener, "The Woman Who Fell To Earth".

Direct download: 131_The_Doctor_Who_Who_Fell_To_Earth.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 10:18pm EST
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…in which three old Doctor Who podcasters dust the cobwebs off their microphones, discuss the current state of Doctor Who fandom, and play some games. JB is joined by St. Xtofer from (the late) Dirty WHOers and Sean Homrig from The TARDIS Tavern (closed for remodeling).

Direct download: 130_Games_Without_Frontiers.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:58am EST
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... in which our fearless podcaster presents a special preview of his new podcast, "BAT 77 - My 70s Batman Childhood", coming soon to an RSS feed near you. 

Direct download: 129_My_70s_Batman_Childhood.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 12:19pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster emulates one of Schapansky’s other podcasts with his own version of “lazy Doctor Who” by once again answering questions meant for Radio Free Skaro. JB also spills the beans regarding the future of WHO 37.

Direct download: 128_Return_of_the_Son_of_Stolen_Fluid_Links.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 10:03pm EST
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WHO 37 is on summer hiatus but will be back in the autumn with new episodes. In the meantime JB will be re-releasing some classic moments from the first year of the podcast which are no longer available on iTunes. This month JB represents all four parts of his commentary for the Season 14 classic story, “The Deadly Assassin”. Originally appeared in Episodes #014 Goth Sausage Party, #015 WHO 37 at ARCHON 37, #019 Paul is Dead, and #021 Rassilon’s Rod.

Direct download: FLASHBACK_-_The_Deadly_Assassin_Commentary.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 12:23am EST
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WHO 37 is on summer hiatus but will be back in the autumn with new episodes. In the meantime JB will be re-releasing some classic moments from the first year of the podcast which are no longer available on iTunes. This month it’s an encore presentation of the Podcast Panel at Chicago TARDIS 2013, moderated by JB Anderton (WHO 37) and featuring Lynne Thomas & Erika Ensign (Verity!) and Alex Kennard (Reality Bomb) - originally appeared in Episode #022 Suburban TARDIS 2013.

Direct download: FLASHBACK_-_Podcast_Panel_2013.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:04pm EST
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WHO 37 is on summer hiatus but will be back in the autumn with new episodes. In the meantime JB will be re-releasing some classic moments from the first year in the podcast which are no longer available on iTunes. 

Interview with Dick Mills at Chicago TARDIS 2013 - originally appeared in Episode #022 Suburban TARDIS 2013

Interview with Time Crash - originally appeared in Episode #011 Bash & Crash

Direct download: FLASHBACK_-_Dick_Mills__Time_Crash.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:14pm EST
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…in which our fearless podcaster flies across the Atlantic (and back) and lives to tell the tale of his visit to the city where Doctor Who began. Also featuring the return of “Stolen Fluid Links”.

Direct download: 127_London_Calling.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 10:53am EST
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... in which our fearless podcasters continue their deep dive into the out-of-continuity adventures of the Fifth Doctor and Nyssa of Traken. JB and St. Xtofer review the Big Finish audios “The Mutant Phase” by Nicholas Briggs, “Primeval” by Gary Russell, “Circular Time - Autumn” by Paul Cornell & Mike Maddox, “Castle of Fear” by Alan Barnes, “The Eternal Summer” by Jonathan Morris, and “Plague of the Daleks” by Mark Morris.

Direct download: 126_Season_19b_Part_Two.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:56pm EST
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…in which Celery Boy and the Last of the Trakenites have the TARDIS all to themselves. JB and St. Xtofer examine some of the many adventures the Fifth Doctor and Nyssa shared between “Time Flight” and “Arc of Infinity”. This month they review the Short Trip stories “Confabula” by Ian Potter, and “Not So Much a Program, More a Way of Life” by Anthony Keetch, and the Past Doctor Adventures novel “Empire of Death” by David Bishop. Closing theme: Hybrid Mix by Soundhog.

Direct download: 125_Season_19b_Part_One.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:48pm EST
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…in which our fearless podcasters go back to the beginning. It’s the debut of “Loose Cannons” where JB and St. Xtofer examine the novels, short stories and audios to piece together the off-screen continuity of the Doctor’s adventures. This month they look at several stories of the First Doctor & Susan set before “An Unearthly Child”. Stories include “Lungbarrow” by Marc Platt, “The Beginning” also by Marc Platt, “Quinnis” again by Marc Platt, “The Exiles” by Lance Parkin, “The Gift” by Robert Dick, “Frayed” by Tara Samms, and “Dr. First” by Adam Hargreaves.

Direct download: 124_Before_The_Blue_Box.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:43pm EST
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... in which our fearless podcaster reflects on five years of hosting a Doctor Who podcast as he charts the course for year six. JB also explains how Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Star Trek: Discovery have raised the bar for his expectations of Series 11, and he gives a final farewell to his beloved PodCat.

Direct download: 123_Five_Years.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:48pm EST
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... in which this whole existence is flawed.

Direct download: 122_Dalek_Cutaway.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 9:45pm EST
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... in which our fearless podcasters give a heartfelt salute to Peter Capaldi, a warm welcome to Jodie Whittaker, and a final farewell to Steven Moffat. JB and Xtofer review "Twice Upon A Time".

Direct download: 121_Peter_Out.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 1:26am EST
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…in which our fearless podcaster always dresses for the occasion. JB briefly weighs in on Jodie Whittaker’s new Doctor costume.

Direct download: 120_Costume_Drama.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 3:05am EST
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… in which If you look hard enough, there’s always something hidden in plain sight. JB weighs in on the Doctor Who Magazine controversy, Series 11 casting news, and the further adventures of Curly Mary Sue. Also St. Xtofer joins in for a review of the Big Finish Short Trip stories “A Heart On Both Sides” and “All Hands On Deck”.

Direct download: 119_Puffer_Fish_on_Panini_Bread.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 6:53pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcasters question the merits of bringing back Shada and The X-Files, recast Marco Polo, talk Trill sex, and fire off rayguns. Featuring Daniel Harper, Lauren Faits, and St. Xtofer.

Direct download: 118_Randomizer_2_FINAL.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 12:35am EST
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… in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate predict what Doctor Who audio adventures Big Finish will release next. St. Xtofer also shares with JB his thoughts on the casting of Jodie Whittaker and his theory of the complex nature of the Doctor/Master relationship.

Direct download: 117_The_Big_Picture.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 4:02pm EST
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… in which a fearless cosplayer becomes a fearless podcaster. Lauren Faits returns to chat with JB about her new podcast, “She-Ra: Progressive of Power" as well as the long overdue casting of the first female Doctor Who. Topics also include resisting the new world order, justifying the existence of Porgs, and learning to fly.

Direct download: 116_Geek_Girl_Power.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:39pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster continues his voyage aboard the USS Enterprise (NCC 1701-D to be precise). Joining JB on his voyage is Ron McAdams, co-host of the 10 Backward Podcast and the MST3K Revival League Podcast. Listen in as they reminisce about their time together in Starfleet and give commentary on “The Best of Both Worlds (Part Two)”.

Direct download: 115_Gen_X_on_Next_Gen_Part_Two.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 6:43pm EST
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… in which two fearless podcasters go back in time to visit the 24th Century. JB is joined by Daniel Harper, co-host of the Oi! Spaceman Podcast, to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Star Trek: The Next Generation with a commentary for “The Best of Both Worlds (Part One)”.

Direct download: 114_Gen_X_on_Next_Gen_Part_One.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 1:11am EST
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... in which our fearless podcaster has answers but no questions, so he steals them from another podcast. Topics include Time Lord twins, visual title sequences for audio podcasts, console room redesigning, multi-Capaldi stories, and the lack of 80's era Cybermen.

Direct download: 113_Stolen_Fluid_Links.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 4:31pm EST
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... in which Peter Davison pleads the fifth, Steven Moffat plays the "fake news" card, Deborah Watling takes her final journey through time and space, and our fearless podcaster breaks out the poorly-done European accents.

Direct download: 112_State_of_the_Who-nion.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:28am EST
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... in which the future is female.  Our fearless podcaster reacts "live on tape" to the casting of Jodie Whittaker as the new Doctor Who.

Direct download: 111_Jodie.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 4:58pm EST
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… in which two fearless podcasters soak up all the fanwank from the tool of Moffat. It’s the last of the Series 10 reviews as JB and X take on “World Enough and Time” and “The Doctor Falls”.

Direct download: 110_Master_Baiting_Raw__Uncut.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:45am EST
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… in which the hills are alive with the sound of music. JB is joined by Gordon Dymowski, organizer of the Chicago Doctor Who Meetup group, to review “The Eaters of Light”.

Direct download: 109_Beam_Me_Out_Scotty.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 2:03am EST
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... in which we all scream for ice queen.  Once again JB is joined by Jon Clarke, co-host of the Caffeinated Comics Podcast, to discuss the latest Mark Gatiss script, "Empress of Mars", as well as some brief thoughts about the Series 10 finale, comic book movies, and Motorhead cosplay.

Direct download: 108_Black_and_White_Red_and_Green.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:14pm EST
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… in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcast from downstate get their rant on. It’s the long-awaited return of St. Xtofer as he joins JB in reviewing “Extremis”, “The Pyramid at the End of the World”, and “The Lie of the Land”.

Direct download: 107_Yo_Mama.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:17pm EST
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... in which two fearless podcasters let it all air out ... or is it let all the air out? JB is joined by Daniel Harper, co-host of the Oi Spaceman podcast, for a review of "Oxygen".

Direct download: 106_I_Cant_Breathe.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:03pm EST
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… in which The Doctor and Bill find themselves on the menu once again. JB is joined by Sean Homrig, co-host of The TARDIS Tavern Podcast, for a review of “Knock Knock”.

Direct download: 105_Treehouse_of_Horror.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:09pm EST
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... in which Capaldi shines while dressed to the nines, thanks once again to the writing of Sarah Dollard. This week JB is joined by Nicole Corrigan from the Two Girls A Guy And A TARDIS Podcast for a review of "Thin Ice".

Direct download: 104_ting_Bricks.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:05am EST
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… in which two fearless podcasters express themselves in complete sentences and not through emoji. JB is joined by Nicole Mayer, co-host of the Spoilers Are Cool Podcast, for a review of “Smile".

Direct download: 103__P.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:46pm EST
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… in which Steven Moffat is back on the “Doctor Who’s Greatest Hits” Tour while two fearless podcasters struggle to stay on topic. JB is joined by special guest Jon Clarke, co-host of the Caffeinated Comics Podcast, for a review of the Series Ten opener, "The Pilot".

Direct download: 102_Soft_and_Wet.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:19pm EST
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... in which three fearless podcasters go back to high school.  JB is joined by Cate Brecht and Anna Jensen, hosts of the Babes Watch Buffy Podcast, for a review of the Doctor Who Series Two episode "School Reunion", as well as a chat about the 20th anniversary of Buffy The Vampire Slayer and the sexual preference of the new Doctor Who companion. 

Direct download: 101_The_Doctors_Babes.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:02pm EST
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... in which a milestone is reached and the secret origin of the podcast is revealed. Also, our fearless podcaster chats with special guest Dawn Xiana Moon of Raks Geek about the geek bellydancing scene and the growing resistance movement against the current American administration.

Direct download: 100_The_Dancing_Wookiee.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 1:59pm EST
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... in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate commiserate on Peter Capaldi leaving Doctor Who after Series 10 and contemplate the life expectancy of the series under Chris Chibnal. Also, JB gives a spoiler-free report on the revival of Mystery Science Theater 3000 coming soon to Netflix.

Direct download: 099_Four_Years_Later.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 9:09pm EST
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... in which the world shouts "No More!" to racism, misogyny and homophobia while mourning the loss of a Doctor. Meanwhile our fearless podcaster gives a quick rundown of writers for Series 10, shares his thoughts on the big three podcasts featured in this year's Doctor Who Magazine Winter Special, and has a few words for Graeme Burke.

Direct download: 098_Hurt.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:27pm EST
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Remember when our fearless podcaster guested on other Doctor Who podcasts? It’s a special “best of” look at JB’s guest appearances on “The TARDIS Tavern”, “Live at the Blue Box”, and “Oi! Spaceman: Adventures in Media Criticism”. Topics include Mathew Waterhouse getting to second base, star hustling, who wasn’t a companion, and losing my religion.

Direct download: 097_Be_Our_Guest.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 5:37pm EST
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…in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate must be stuck in a time loop because we swear we’ve seen this all before. JB and X review the 2016 Christmas Special “The Return of Doctor Mysterio”. Also a bonus audio review of Bafflegab Production’s “Baker’s End: The King of Cats” starring Tom Baker and Katy Manning.

Direct download: 096_Superficial.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 1:17am EST
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... in which our fearless podcaster prepares for the coming of the drones as the sound of drums echos throughout America and the world. In the meantime, JB reviews the newly-animated lost story "The Power of the Daleks", and a listener from the U.K. weighs in on the new spinoff series "Class".

Direct download: 095_Power_Play.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:05pm EST
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A special "behind the music" episode documenting the making of "Trock Opera”, including a brief history of Trock music.

Direct download: 094_Trockumentary.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 11:49pm EST
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#093 Trock Opera

For those about to trock - we salute you.  Track listing and lyrics available at who37.com/p/trock-opera.html 

Direct download: 093_Trock_Opera.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 8:24am EST
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… in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Cybermen with a triple dose of Big Finish reviews. JB and X discuss the audio stories "Spare Parts", "The Harvest", and "Sword of Orion".

Direct download: 092_Cyberpalooza.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 9:35pm EST
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… in which two fearless podcasters boldly go where millions have gone before. JB is joined by Daniel Harper, co-host of the Oi Spaceman podcast, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek with a commentary on "City on the Edge of Forever".

Direct download: WHO37091_We_Built_This_City_On_The_Edge_Of_Forever.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:36pm EST
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… in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate revisit the Sixth Doctor and Evelyn with a brief review of the Big Finish audio "Thicker Than Water". Also the return of Fan Mail and some more bawdy Doctor Who chat.

Direct download: 090_A_Quickie_During_Cricket.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 12:55am EST
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… in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate get nostalgic over the best Doctor & Companion pairing of the "New Series". JB & X give a spoiler-filled and rather bawdy review of "The Tenth Doctor Adventures Vol. 1" from Big Finish Productions.

Direct download: WHO37089_There_Goes_A_Tenner.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:49pm EST
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… in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate deal out a double dose of Doctor Who Big Finish reviews. This month JB and Xtofer take on "The Romance of Crime" starring Tom Baker and "Arrangements for War" starring Colin Baker. Contents include ambiguously bisexual artists, psychotic cockneys, politically incorrect aliens, errant lawnmowers, and DOG PEOPLE!

Direct download: WHO37088_Baker_Baker.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:35am EST
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... in which the downstairs neighbor of our fearless podcaster watched all available episodes of the first four Doctors, in order, and lived to tell the tale.  JB's special guest is Benjamin Dionysus from the Accidental Shakespeare Company.

Direct download: WHO37087_Upstairs_Downstairs.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:10pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster goes back in time to 1996 when he attempted to explain to the readers of rec.arts.drwho how the events of The TV Movie fit into (what was then) established continuity. Also, St. Xtofer joins in to review the Paul McGann Big Finish audio adventure "The Stones of Venice". Closing Music: Everybody in the TARDIS (Type 40 Mix) by Matt Hawkins.

Direct download: WHO37086_Eight_Is_Enough.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:12pm EST
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…in which our fearless podcaster records his reaction to the new companion announcement and spends a few minutes mourning two true lords of time that we lost early this year.

Direct download: WHO37085_Diamonds_and_Pearl.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:31pm EST
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…in which our fearless podcaster goes all fanboy this week when he gets a gold star from Sophie Aldred and an answer from Kevin Smith about his favorite moments from Doctor Who. JB is also joined by St. Xtofer to review the Big Finish audio "1963: Fanfare for the Common Men".

Direct download: 084_Sing_Along_With_Common_People.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:19pm EST
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… in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate play their "trump" cards, a Seven and an Ace. In perhaps the most timely Doctor Who Big Finish review, JB and X take on the politically charged audio drama "The Fearmonger".

Direct download: WHO37083_Fear_Is_Not_A_Super_Power.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:21am EST
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… in which fearless podcasters mashup stories, writers, Doctors and companions and attempt to review nonexistent versions of our favorite televised adventures. JB is joined by Daniel Harper from Oi!Spaceman: A Doctor Who Love Story and St. Xtofer from Dirty WHOers.

Direct download: WHO37082_Time_Scoop.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:24pm EST
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… in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate begin year four of the podcast by beginning their monthly reviews of Doctor Who audios from Big Finish Productions. This month JB and St. Xtofer (from Dirty WHOers) review "The War Doctor Volume 1: Only The Monstrous"

Direct download: WHO37081_Three_Years_Later.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:40pm EST
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… in which two fearless podcasters see the light at the end of the tunnel and hope it's not an oncoming train. JB is joined by Daniel Harper, co-host of the Oi! Spaceman: A Doctor Who Love Story Podcast, Of course the topic of discussion and speculation is the news of Steven Moffat handing over the mantle of Doctor Who showrunner to Chris Chibnall.

Direct download: WHO37080_The_Cut_Of_His_Chib.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:38am EST
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…in which our fearless podcaster gets taken to task by a James Bond villain. Once again the listeners have their say on the latest season of Doctor Who. Also a quick review of "The Force Awakens" and "The Husbands of River Song".

Direct download: WHO37079_Fan_Mail_3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:47pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster punches holes in Steven Moffat's writing just as ferociously as the Doctor punched a hole through the diamond wall. And we find out if Clara's power is all in a club sandwich. It's the long awaited review of "Heaven Sent" and "Hell Bent". Also, hear all about how River Song got sexually harassed live on stage at Chicago TARDIS 2015.

Direct download: WHO37078_I_Believe_In_Peace_Bitch.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:22am EST
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#077 (Not That) Star Wars Holiday Special

… in which two generations of Star Wars fans share their memories of the Original Trilogy and their hopes for the upcoming Sequel Trilogy. Joining JB for this special edition of the podcast is Lauren Faits (Geek Girl Chicago). Happy Holidays, and May The Force Be With You.

Direct download: WHO37077_Not_That_Star_Wars_Holiday_Special.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:08pm EST
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… in which podcasters gossip about other podcasters, bitch about reconstructions, gush about the audios and books, and share their thoughts about the Moffat era. Special guests St. Xtofer (Dirty WHOers), Sean Homrig (The TARDIS Tavern & The Doctor Who Book Club), Lauren Faits (Geek Girl Chicago), and a couple of old lardies who used to be Doctor Who.

Direct download: WHO37076_Randomizer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:27pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster has something in his eye (It's sleep dust, dammit! Not tears - I swear!) as he bids a somber farewell to the Impossible Girl. It's a review of "Sleep No More" (with special guest Sean Homrig of "The TARDIS Tavern" and "The Doctor Who Book Club" podcasts) and "Face The Raven".

Direct download: WHO37075_Im_So_Tired_Blackbird.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:22am EST
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… in which Capaldi finally finds his Doctor moment and Jenna Coleman plays with herself as our fearless podcaster reviews "The Zygon Invasion" and "The Zygon Inversion".

Direct download: WHO37074_Twin_Dilemma_II_-_Clara_of_the_Zygons.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:34am EST
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… in which our finite podcaster weighs in on immortality with his review of "The Girl Who Died" and "The Woman Who Lived".

Direct download: WHO37073_Forever_Your_Girl.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:36pm EST
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…in which the podcaster by the lake and the podcaster from downstate commiserate on the current state of the series' fate - but don't you dare call it Moffat hate! JB is joined by St. Xtofer from the Dirty WHOers podcast to discuss "Under The Lake" and "Before The Flood". We also cover the vast world of spinoff media, deduce which television stories were cribbed from the novels, and decide which other stories should've taken their cues from the audios.

Direct download: WHO37072_When_The_Levee_Breaks.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:41pm EST
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…in which our fearless podcaster takes a small break from reviewing new episodes and lets the listeners chime in on the opening two part story of Series 9.

Direct download: WHO37071_Fan_Mail_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:04pm EST
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... in which the Doctor thinks it's funny but it's really dark and runny.  Our fearless podcaster takes on "The Magician's Apprentice" and "The Witch's Familiar". 

Direct download: WHO37070_Dalek_Diarrhea.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:57am EST
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… in which we travel back in time to 1995 when Steven Moffat slammed the classic series more vehemently than our fearless podcaster has ever done to the Moffat era. 

Direct download: WHO37069_The_Trial_of_the_Time_Lardies.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:50pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster presents some bloopers and segments cut from past episodes of the podcast. 

Direct download: WHO37068_Outtakes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:18am EST
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… in which a drunken podcaster wonders out loud why many fans have welcomed and embraced a rude, cranky, and ineffectual Doctor in 2015 but not in 1985.

Direct download: WHO37067_Sixie_M.F..mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:40pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster gives a speculative look at the Series 9 trailer, and a fearless listener weighs in on the checking of male privilege, the feminist perspective, and the unclear discourse rules in Doctor Who fandom.  And to lighten the mood, we also present "Life With Danny".

Direct download: WHO37066_Under_The_Pink.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:28am EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster explores the pre-Big Finish audio adventures of the Doctor as he reviews three stories from the first three Doctors.  Also Steven Moffat takes on the "haters" (sort of) and a listener takes on Capaldi. 

Direct download: WHO37065_BBC_123.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:03pm EST
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…in probably the most meta episode of this podcast, our host calls out one of The Three Who Rule on a remark he made on his podcast.

Direct download: WHO37064_Radio_Free_Sorrow.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:49am EST
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…in which our fearless podcaster searches out science with the Doctor, Ace, K9 and Cedric (an entertainer) via classic DVD commentary.  Also a look at the writers lineup for Series 9 and the guest lineup for this year's Chicago TARDIS. 

Direct download: WHO37063_Sending_Out_An_SOS.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:47am EST
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A special "behind the curtain" look at The Right Brain Project's production of "WHO TOO", the sequel to 2013's Doctor Who stage show "The Timey Wimey Fantastic Brilliant Extravaganza (Geronimo!)", in which a fearless podcaster (NOT yours truely) questions his sanity, we find out if there's life on Mars, and the Doctor meets one of her previous incarnations. 

Direct download: WHO37062_Right_Brain_Confidential.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:45pm EST
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… in which a showrunner continues to overstay his welcome and our fearless podcaster has a few things to say about it. 

Direct download: WHO37061_Say_Something_Nice.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:06pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster finishes his Companion Countdown with the top ten.  Topics include free lists, the Fido method of acting, the Nicholas Courtney method of acting, messed up childhoods, and how to be sexy without even trying. 

Direct download: WHO37060_The_Final_Countdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:45am EST
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...in which our fearless podcaster documents the rise and fall of Chi-Fi 2015.

Direct download: WHO37059_Chi-Fail.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:04pm EST
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…in which the Companion Countdown continues.  Topics include the Doctor's surrogate parents, a more family-friendly Torchwood, and which companions our fearless podcaster would marry, shag or kill.  Also, a tribute to the most logical half-human to appear on television and the silver screen.  LLAP.  

Direct download: WHO37058_On_His_Mothers_Side.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:56am EST
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… in which the podcast celebrates its second anniversary by having a mid-life crisis.  However, we do have some early buzz about this summer's stage sequel to the Right Brain Project's "Timey Wimey" show, and the Companion Countdown continues…

Direct download: WHO37057_Two_Years_Later.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:26pm EST
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…in which an uninspired podcaster tries (but mostly fails) to say some nice things about the companions ranking from 30 to 21 on his Companion Countdown.  Seriously, if you're not a completist you probably want to skip this one.  Topics include mom's discontinuity guide, why Vicki should've been the Doctor's granddaughter, and how the Black Guardian is totally watching you masturbate. 

Direct download: WHO37056_They_Were_Just_There.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:28pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster begins a countdown of Doctor Who companions.  This week it's 37 to 31.  Topics include robot jihads, alien STDs, spaceships as consolation prizes, and questionable accents.

Direct download: 055_Whos_37_-_A_Companion_Countdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:29pm EST
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… in which our flustered podcaster stops caring whether or not the Moffat era is all a dream and figures we're going to see David Tennant in the shower when it's all over.  It's the "Last Christmas" review and the last review podcast until Series 9.  Happy New Year!

Direct download: WHO37054_A_Bad_Case_of_Crabs.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:33pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster turns his critical eye on two beloved stories (and one beloved companion) from the classic series.  Happy holidays! 

Direct download: 053_The_Fur_Flies.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:24pm EST
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A podcast special recorded at Chicago TARDIS 2014 featuring the "Power to the Podcasters" panel with Lynne Thomas (Verity!), Charles Martin (The Happiness Patrol), David Vox Mullen (New Who Podcast), and Ken Deep (Podshock).  Special guests Mike Fy (Time Crash), Lauren Faits (Geek Girl Chicago), Gordon Dymowski (Zone 4 Podcast), Robert Smith? & Graeme Burke ("Who's 50"), Erika Ensign (Verity!), and John, Joanna & Nicole (2 Girls A Guy and a TARDIS). 

Direct download: WHO37052_Suburban_TARDIS_2014.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:18am EST
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#051 Fan Mail

... in which the listeners have their say on Series 8. 

Direct download: WHO37051_Fan_Mail.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:15pm EST
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#050 Life in Hell

… in which a depressed podcaster needs a hug, even if it's the best way to hide your face, as he conducts a port-mortem on "Death in Heaven".

Direct download: WHO37050_Life_in_Hell.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:54pm EST
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#049 Something in the Water (Does Not Compute)

…in which the glass is either half empty or half full as our fearless podcaster reviews "Dark Water".

Direct download: WHO37049_Something_in_the_Water_Does_Not_Compute.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:21pm EST
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#048 Morning Wood

… in which our fearless podcaster tries to kick his Coke habbit and finds himself cheering for Team Mickey.  Meanwhile the Doctor can't see the forest for the trees, Danny doesn't bother to take roll call on school field trips, and Clara lies. 

Direct download: WHO37048_Morning_Wood.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:24pm EST
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#047 Off the Rails and On the Wall

… in which people die aboard a train, monsters hide along the (two dimensional) plane, the Doctor dances in his box, and Queen is covered by a Fox(es).  Also, Clara lies.  Our fearless podcaster reviews "Mummy on the Orient Express" and "Flatline". 

Direct download: WHO37047_Off_the_Rails_and_On_the_Wall.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:42am EST
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#046 Walking On Eggshells

… in which "Kill The Moon" is put under the microscope (or rather the telescope) to see if the test comes back positive.  Meanwhile our fearless podcaster catches up with an old friend and fellow Whovian at ARCHON 38. Topics include why Doctor Who is no longer science fiction, ball-jointed dolls and their plans for world domination, and just what is it about redheads?

Direct download: WHO37046_Walking_On_Eggshells.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:43am EST
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#045 WHO 37 at ARCHON 38

A special mid-term review of Series 8 recorded live at the WHO 37 panel at ARCHON 38 in Collinsville, IL with special guest panelists Jennifer Picker of the St. Louis Celestrial Intervention Agency and Marella Sands, a local Sci-Fi author.  Topics also include how to kill a weeping angel and whether Susan is a Time Lord or just a Gallifreyan.

Direct download: 045_WHO_37_at_ARCHON_38.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:15pm EST
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#044 BBC Afterschool Special

… in which our fearless podcaster stays after school and has another go at reviewing "The Caretaker". 

Direct download: WHO37044_BBC_Afterschool_Special.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:20am EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster plays catch up with a double feature of new episode reviews.  This week it's "Time Heist" and "The Caretaker", and only one of these episodes was reviewed while sober. 

Direct download: WHO37043_Zero_Percent_Interest.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:12pm EST
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#042 Undercover (Hometown Blues)

… in which The Doctor and Clara have a couple of bedroom scenes, Danny Pink is hot for teacher, and our fearless podcaster returns home to visit two generations of Doctor Who fandom under one roof.  Also a preview of the new Time Crash CD "Regeneration".  WARNING: Spoilers for Broadchurch (from 49:15 to 50:25)

Direct download: WHO37042_Undercover_Hometown_Blues.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:48pm EST
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… in which our fearless podcaster plays with a snowball in September, the Doctor is hording all the ice cream (or is it cookie dough),  and Clara totally crushes the red velvet.  It's this week's new WHO review of "Robot of Sherwood".  There is also a new theory on the mysterious Missy as well as some news on the upcoming ARCHON 38 convention. 

Direct download: 041_Spoonman.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:19am EST
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#040 Rusty Innards

… in which our frustrated podcaster has to use the MacBook's internal microphone to record his review of "Into The Dalek" because of techincal difficulties beyond his control.  To make up for the less-than-stellar sound quality, he also presents a five-year-old recording of a song written over 20 years ago about an alien empath from another Sci-Fi show.  Enjoy. 

Direct download: 040_Rusty_Innards.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:26am EST
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#039 Breathe Deep The Gathering Gloom

… in which the Doctor literally faces off against his enemies, Clara finally develops into a character, Deanna Troi gets drunk and picks a fight in a bar, and our fearless podcaster suffers from con crud as he reviews the Series Eight premiere "Deep Breath" and recounts his experiences at this year's Wizard World Chicago convention. 

Direct download: 039_Breathe_Deep_The_Gathering_Gloom.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:32pm EST
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