Episode 110 – I’ve Been Here the Whole Time

Episodes discussed: Doctor Who Series 7 Recap and Angel 2×3 First Impressions.

Doctor Who Series 7 Recap

We discuss our favorite episodes as well as the broader themes and character development of Series 7 . Discussion points include:

  • A middling season?
  • The complicated morality of “A Town Called Mercy”
  • Breaking the mold with part-time companions
  • Clara’s slow burn
  • The most intimate finale yet
  • Neil Gaiman, awards, and setting up the anniversary
First Impressions

Written by Shawn Ryan; Directed by James A. Contner

Angel is plagued by visits from Darla in his dreams. Discussion points include:

  • Angel neglects his crew
  • Is Darla really there?
  • Is Angel in his right mind?
  • The slightly awkward pairing of Gunn & Cordy
  • Marrying Gunn’s anger and humor
  • Cody’s insightful protection

Next time: Buffy 5×4 Out of My Mind and the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Bonus Material.

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About Katherine Sas

I graduated from Messiah College in 2009 with a B.A. in English Literature. I'm a student of all things arts and humanities, in particular Tolkien, the Inklings, and the fantastic and imaginative tradition in storytelling.

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