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Win YAHTZEE: Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Edition (Ends 1/22)

I'm happy to say that after a long hiatus (like 3+ years), Allie and I have jumped back into the new Doctor Who series. We had been watching up until the Matt Smith Doctor just began but then just stopped for one reason or another. We've now caught up as much as we can on Netflix and apparently we're just one season behind. Hopefully that one will show up soon so we can be 100% caught up. There's just something tragically awesome about the whole series. It's magical. It's confusing, as time travel always is. It's full of thick British accents. And, well, there's just so much awesomeness and... well, pure ...

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The Doctor Who Mr. Potato Head Toy is One Sad Spud

I'm sorry, I know this post is going to tick off a large fraction of Geektopia (including my blogging bud Alison), but I have to say it. The new Doctor Who Mr. Potato Head toy is... well, pretty lame. I'm not a fan of the old Doctor Who series. My friend Dave based his entire life on that show and even wore one crazy colorful scarf all throughout college. I prided myself in constantly pointing out how absolutely perfect that show was at figuring out a way to make science fiction and time travel a yawn fest. But the more recent Doctor Who series, which kicked off with Destro himself, Christopher Eccleston, ...

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A Blog Hop From Out of This World: My Favorite Martian is…

Recently, my blogging partner in geekiness Natasha invited me to participate in a fun-sounding blog hop. The My Favorite Martian Blog Hop is just a way for bloggers to write about their favorite science-fiction aliens. Despite the Hop's name, the character doesn't actually have to be from Mars. Hosted by The Geek Twins, and co-hosted by Just a Dash of Geek, L.K.Hill, and Comic Book and Movie Reviews, anyone can join in on the fun simply by writing a post about their favorite alien, and then adding the post's URL to the linky widget at the end of this post. So, now that the big day is here, who did I choose to write about? Who is ...

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