New Show Recap: Doctor Who, Season 7 Episode 2 “Dinosaurs on a Spaceship”

[E] LizaNew Show Recap15 Comments

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Hello, Ponds! Or Persephoneers. Pondsephoneers? Whatever. Last time we met the Doctor, he was summoned by the Daleks to save them from themselves, or at least, from the imperfect versions of themselves they’d locked away in an asylum. He also saved Amy and Rory’s crumbling marriage and met Oswin, a human-turned-Dalek who had created an elaborate dream for herself in … Read More

[E] LizaNew Show Recap: Doctor Who, Season 7 Episode 2 “Dinosaurs on a Spaceship”

The Dangers of Mystical Pregnancy as Entertainment

Crystal ColemanPop Culture17 Comments

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The mystical pregnancy is a cheap ploy that almost always serves to completely remove the character”™s identity as anything but a vessel for the being inside her. Even worse, very rarely does the character gain her identity back, derailing any character development that had previously taken place.

Crystal ColemanThe Dangers of Mystical Pregnancy as Entertainment