- Sad news; he was a scholar and a gentleman.
- Nick Abadzis' take on the Second Doctor
- "The US military has fought five large-scale wars in the past fifty years, resulting in a draw in Korea, a defeat in Vietnam, and three inconclusive outcomes in Iraq (twice) and Afghanistan. That’s a record that makes the worst inner-city public school look pretty good. At least the majority of students, even at the worst schools, end up more or less literate."
- Tansy looks at the Troughton years
- The Economist explains European politics graphically. Worth watching even if you think you already know all you need to.
- Reading "The Emperor's Babe" by Bernardine Evaristo, with bonus real Roman relics.
- The First Doctor era, using the opening sequence for The Tudors - brilliant
- Isn't the American legal system amazing?
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