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Entertainment

“Doctor Who” seems to tell its female fans, Don’t forget your place: Always a companion, never a Doctor.  READ MORE »


Entertainment

Who says my love for “Drag Race,” Harry Potter, and One Direction have to be guilty pleasures? READ MORE »


Love & Sex

There are plenty of really, truly bad relationships in pop culture (Christian and Ana, anyone? Romeo and Juliet?), and even the sort of mediocre relationships in pop culture would be considered totally melodramatic and probably borderline unhealthy if you took them out of fiction and put them in real life. But there are a few… READ MORE »


News

I get behind on “Doctor Who” — being cable-less will do that to you — but this week’s episode was being widely touted as one of the best in years, so of course I had to make it a priority to watch. When “Doctor Who” is good, it’s really, really good; it is at heart… READ MORE »


Entertainment

The new doctor is in.

Whovians around the world are basking in the announcement just made by the BBC: the Twelfth Doctor on the beloved sci-fi program “Doctor Who” will be played by Peter Capaldi.

“Being asked to play The Doctor is an amazing privilege,” Capaldi said of his new role. “Like the… READ MORE »


Celebs

We’ve heard from Dame Helen Mirren on the topic of “Doctor Who,” in particular, the casting of the new Doctor, a few times now. But she’s not done yet (or at least people aren’t done asking her about it yet) and we’re totally fine with that. Hear who she suggested to take up the mantle.

Mirren… READ MORE »


Entertainment

Geeks need love, too, and one of them apparently needs the quirkiest engagement ring box in existence: it’s shaped like TARDIS, the time-traveling police call box from “Dr. Who.” So did she say yes? Or is she holding out for David Tennant or Matt Smith? [The Mary Sue] … READ MORE »