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Discussing the Fate of Doctor Who on Alpha Waves Radio

A couple weeks ago, I was asked by Alpha Waves Radio host Michael Hinman to be part of a special panel on his show. The panel would be comprised of ‘experts’ and fans of the British sci-fi show Doctor Who.  As a self-described “Whovian” myself, I was both honored and tickled to think that I… Continue reading ‘Discussing the Fate of Doctor Who on Alpha Waves Radio’



The 12 Days of Christmas for Geeks (Part Three)

It’s the home stretch folks! When I first started my 12 Days of Christmas For Geeks Gift Guide, I didn’t think it would be so difficult to come up with nerdy alternatives for the traditional items in the original song. Sure, I would LOVE for someone to buy me “5 golden lightsabers”, but those suckers… Continue reading ‘The 12 Days of Christmas for Geeks (Part Three)’



A look back at Chicago TARDIS 2011 [GALLERY]

Last weekend I had the pleasure of attending my very first Chicago TARDIS Doctor Who Convention. Bringing together “Whovians” from all over the world, Chicago TARDIS gives fans of the long-running British science fiction series a chance to let their geek flags fly and put their love of the Time Lord from Gallifrey on display.… Continue reading ‘A look back at Chicago TARDIS 2011 [GALLERY]‘



WIN the DOCTOR WHO Complete Series Six Blu-Ray!

This is going to be a very busy weekend for me, what with the holidays and all, but most of all because I’ll be attending Chicago TARDIS 2011. Chicago TARDIS is the Windy City’s very own Doctor Who convention, which is taking place at the Westin Lombard Yorktown Center in Lombard, IL. This year they… Continue reading ‘WIN the DOCTOR WHO Complete Series Six Blu-Ray!’



Doctor Who Fans dress up for Eleventh Doctor Day [GALLERY]

Last week I declared that November 11, 2011 should be celebrated by Doctor Who fans as “Eleventh Doctor Day.” Considering that the date 11/11/11 comes along only once a century, it would only be suitable to dress up as everyone’s favorite Time Lord – as currently played by Matt Smith – on this day. And… Continue reading ‘Doctor Who Fans dress up for Eleventh Doctor Day [GALLERY]‘



Dress like Doctor Who on 11/11/11 AKA “Eleventh Doctor Day”

This is the time of the year where Doctor Who fans – AKA “Whovians” – are left to wait for the return of their favorite British sci-fi television show. The season ended a couple months ago, the Christmas Special is still a couple months away, and the second part of Season Six has yet to… Continue reading ‘Dress like Doctor Who on 11/11/11 AKA “Eleventh Doctor Day”’



Doctor Who prop maker Nick Robatto creates sonic screwdrivers and ray guns!

Amid the hustle and the bustle of the San Diego Comic Convention last month, I had a chance to speak with Nick Robatto, prop maker for the hit BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who. Stationed at the QMx booth in front of a scale replica of the famed TARDIS from the show, Nick was showing off… Continue reading ‘Doctor Who prop maker Nick Robatto creates sonic screwdrivers and ray guns!’



Explore Torchwood: Miracle Day with a new motion-comic

As fans of the Doctor Who spin-off “Torchwood” wait for the new season to start, the folks at the BBC and Starz are busy revving up the hype-machine. We’ve had teaser trailers hinting at what’s in store for Captain Jack Harkness and Co., and now comes word of a new motion-comic that has been produced… Continue reading ‘Explore Torchwood: Miracle Day with a new motion-comic’



NEW Torchwood: Miracle Day Teaser hits teh interwebz

For all you Torchwood fans out there (and do count me among you) here’s the newest teaser for the upcoming season of the Doctor Who spin-off. Can someone tell me if Russell T. Davies wrote this one?: From the Starz Network: “The series, featuring Bill Pullman and Mekhi Phifer as well as John Barrowman and… Continue reading ‘NEW Torchwood: Miracle Day Teaser hits teh interwebz’



Doctor Who Advance Screening brings out Chicago’s “Whovians”

There were plenty of fezzes and sonic screwdrivers to be found at the special advance screening of Doctor Who that took place at the Landmark Century Centre Cinema (2828 N. Clark St.) last night. As part of a special event held by RedEye – & Curt Wagner of the Show Patrol blog – in partnership… Continue reading ‘Doctor Who Advance Screening brings out Chicago’s “Whovians”’