Episodes discussed: Doctor Who 10×9 Empress of Mars and Angel 4×21 Peace Out
Time Stamp: Angel starts at 1:10:00
Empress of Mars
Written by Mark Gatiss; Directed by Wayne Yip
Victorian soldiers attempt to colonize Mars. Discussion points include:
- The weirdest cameo ever
- Nardole’s participation
- Martian history
- Imperialist attitudes
- Godsacre & Catchlove
- Yas, Queen
Written by David Fury; Directed by Jefferson Kibbee
Connor searches for Cordy while Angel and crew take on the Jasminites. Discussion points include:
- The name and the word
- Does Jasmine believe her own fantasy?
- Let’s debate Connor’s beliefs
- Jasmine’s defeat
- Lilah’s reappearance
- Now what?
Next time: Buffy 7×20 Touched and DW 10×10 The Eaters of Light.