IT'S CALLED ENTERTAINMENT: Great Plaid Musings

IT'S CALLED ENTERTAINMENT: Great Plaid Musings

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Doctor Who - The Eaters of Light

Here's my list of favorite 29th stories:

1) Silence in the Library by Steven Moffat
2) The Snowmen by Steven Moffat
3) The Tenth Planet by Kit Pedler and Gerry Davis
4) The Armageddon Factor by Bob Baker and Dave Martin
5) The Eaters of Light by Rona Munro



Sunday, June 11, 2017

Doctor Who - Empress of Mars

Here's my list of favorite 28th stories:

1) Empress of Mars by Mark Gatiss
2) The Angels Take Manhattan by Steven Moffat
3) The Power of Kroll by Robert Holmes
4) The Unicorn and the Wasp by Gareth Roberts
5) The Smugglers by Brian Hayles


Sunday, June 4, 2017

Doctor Who - Extremis/The Pyramid at the End of the World/The Lie of the Land





Here's my list of favorite 27th stories: 

1) Extremis/The Pyramid at the End of the World/The Lie of the Land by Steven Moffat, Peter Harness and Toby Whithouse 
2) The Power of Three by Chris Chibnall
3) The Doctor's Daughter by Stephen Greenhorn
4) The War Machines by Ian Stuart Black and Kit Pedler
5) The Androids of Tara by David Fisher



Sunday, May 14, 2017

Doctor Who - Oxygen

Here's my list of favorite 26th stories:

1) Oxygen by Jamie Mathieson
2) The Savages by Ian Stuart Black
3) The Stones of Blood by David Fisher
4) The Sontaran Stratagem (The Poison Sky) by Helen Raynor
5) A Town Called Mercy by Toby Whithouse

Another close one! These are all pretty good stories.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Doctor Who - Knock Knock

Here's my list of favorite 25th stories:

1) Planet of the Ood by Keith Temple
2) Dinosaurs on a Spaceship by Chris Chibnall
3) The Pirate Planet by Douglas Adams
4) Knock Knock by Mike Bartlett
5) The Gunfighters by Donald Cotton

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Doctor Who - Thin Ice

Here's my list of favorite 24th stories:

1) Planet of the Spiders by Robert Sloman and Barry Letts
2) Asylum of the Daleks by Steven Moffat
3) Thin Ice by Sarah Dollard
4) The Fires of Pompeii by James Moran
5) The Ribos Operation by Robert Holmes
6) The Celestial Toymaker by Brian Hayles and Donald Tosh

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Doctor Who - Smile

Here's my customary list of favorite 23rd stories:

1) The Invasion of Time by David Agnew (pseudonym for Graham Williams and Anthony Read)
2) The Monster of Peladon by Brian Hayles
3) Partners in Crime by Russell T. Davies
4) The Ark by Paul Erickson and Lesley Scott
5) Smile by Frank Cottrell-Boyce
6) The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe by Steven Moffat
 
This was a tough one! I really enjoyed Smile but there are a lot of good stories here!
 
 

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Doctor Who - The Pilot


Here's my updated list of favorite twenty-second stories:

1) The Pilot by Steven Moffat
2) The Wedding of River Song by Steven Moffat
3) Death to the Daleks by Terry Nation
4) The Massacre by John Lucarotti and Donald Tosh
5) Voyage of the Damned by Russell T. Davies
6) Underworld by Bob Baker and Dave Martin




Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Twelfth Doctor Favorite Stories

1) Deep Breath
2) The Magician's Apprentice/The Witch's Familiar
3) Mummy on the Orient Express
4) Face the Raven/Heaven Sent/Hell Bent
5) The Zygon Invasion/The Zygon Inversion
6) Last Christmas
7) Empress of Mars
8) Under the Lake/Before the Flood

9) Oxygen
10) Flatline
11) Thin Ice
12) Extremis/The Pyramid at the End of the World/The Lie of the Land
13) The Pilot
14) The Return of Doctor Mysterio
15) Sleep No More
16) Smile
17) Robot of Sherwood
18) Dark Water/Death in Heaven
19) The Girl Who Died
20) The Eaters of Light
21) Listen
22) The Husbands of River Song
23) Knock Knock
24) The Woman Who Lived
25) Kill the Moon
26) The Caretaker
27) Into the Dalek
28) Time Heist
29) In the Forest of the Night

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Eleventh Doctor Favorite Stories

1) The Day of the Doctor
2) The Doctor's Wife
3) The Pandorica Opens
4) The Eleventh Hour
5) The Time of Angels
6) The Impossible Astronaut
7) Amy's Choice
8) The Name of the Doctor
9) The Snowmen
10) The Girl Who Waited
11) Asylum of the Daleks
12) The Angels Take Manhattan
13) A Christmas Carol
14) The God Complex
15) The Bells of St. John
16) Cold War
17) A Good Man Goes to War
18) Dinosaurs on a Spaceship
19) The Wedding of River Song
20) Victory of the Daleks
21) The Vampires of Venice
22) Vincent and the Doctor
23) Let's Kill Hitler
24) The Rebel Flesh
25) A Town Called Mercy
26) The Crimson Horror
27) The Power of Three
28) Nightmare in Silver
29) Closing Time
30) Cold Blood
31) The Lodger
32) The Time of the Doctor
33) Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS
34) Hide
35) The Beast Below
36) The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe
37) Night Terrors
38) The Curse of the Black Spot
39) The Rings of Akhaten

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Tenth Doctor Favorite Stories

1) Journey's End
2) The Satan Pit
3) Last of the Time Lords
4) Doomsday
5) School Reunion
6) Human Nature
7) The Waters of Mars
8) Blink
9) Silence in the Library
10) Midnight
11) The Girl in the Fireplace
12) Rise of the Cybermen
13) Partners in Crime
14) The Runaway Bride
15) The Sontaran Stratagem
16) The Christmas Invasion
17) The Next Doctor
18) 42
19) The Fires of Pompeii
20) The Shakespeare Code
21) Gridlock
22) Planet of the Ood
23) Smith and Jones
24) The Unicorn and the Wasp
25) Turn Left
26) The End of Time
27) Tooth and Claw
28) The Doctor's Daughter
29) Love & Monsters
30) Planet of the Dead
31) New Earth
32) Evolution of the Daleks
33) The Idiot's Lantern
34) The Lazarus Experiment
35) Voyage of the Damned
36) Fear Her

Ninth Doctor Favorite Stories

1) The Empty Child
2) Dalek
3) The End of the World
4) The Unquiet Dead
5) The Parting of the Ways
6) Father's Day
7) Rose
8) Boom Town
9) Aliens of London
10) The Long Game

Eighth Doctor Favorite Stories

1) Doctor Who
2) The Night of the Doctor
3) Shada

Seventh Doctor Favorite Stories

1) Remembrance of the Daleks
2) Paradise Towers
3) Battlefield
4) The Curse of Fenric
5) Survival
6) Silver Nemesis
7) Time and the Rani
8) The Greatest Show in the Galaxy
9) Dragonfire
10) The Happiness Patrol
11) Ghost Light
12) Delta and the Bannermen

Sixth Doctor Favorite Stories

1) The Ultimate Foe
2) Mindwarp
3) The Two Doctors
4) Revelation of the Daleks
5) Vengeance On Varos
6) The Mark of the Rani
7) The Mysterious Planet
8) Attack of the Cybermen
9) Terror of the Vervoids
10) The Twin Dilemma
11) Timelash

Fifth Doctor Favorite Stories

1) The Five Doctors
2) Earthshock
3) Resurrection of the Daleks
4) Mawdryn Undead
5) Planet of Fire
6) The Caves of Androzani
7) Kinda
8) Warriors of the Deep
9) Castrovalva
10) Enlightenment
11) The Visitation
12) Terminus
13) Black Orchid
14) Arc of Infinity
15) Frontios
16) Time-Flight
17) The King's Demons
18) Snakedance
19) Four to Doomsday
20) The Awakening


Fourth Doctor Favorite Stories

1) Genesis of the Daleks
2) The Keeper of Traken
3) Logopolis
4) The Deadly Assassin
5) The Talons of Weng-Chiang
6) The Seeds of Doom
7) Pyramids of Mars
8) Horror of Fang Rock
9) City of Death
10) The Robots of Death
11) Terror of the Zygons
12) The Invasion of Time
13) The Sontaran Experiment
14) The Ark in Space
15) The Hand of Fear
16) Full Circle
17) The Brain of Morbius
18) State of Decay
19) The Leisure Hive
20) The Stones of Blood
21) Image of the Fendahl
22) The Sun Makers
23) The Pirate Planet
24) The Power of Kroll
25) The Face of Evil
26) Robot
27) Revenge of the Cybermen
28) The Horns of Nimon
29) Shada
30) The Ribos Operation
31) The Armageddon Factor
32) The Android Invasion
33) The Masque of Mandragora
34) Planet of Evil
35) The Androids of Tara
36) The Invisible Enemy
37) The Creature from the Pit
38) Warriors' Gate
39) Nightmare of Eden
40) Destiny of the Daleks
41) Meglos
42) Underworld

Third Doctor Favorite Stories

1) The Three Doctors
2) Inferno
3) Planet of the Spiders
4) The Green Death
5) Terror of the Autons
6) Spearhead from Space
7) The Daemons
8) The Time Warrior
9) Day of the Daleks
10) The Curse of Peladon
11) The Silurians
12) The Monster of Peladon
13) The Sea Devils
14) The Mind of Evil
15) Invasion of the Dinosaurs
16) Frontier in Space
17) Planet of the Daleks
18) The Claws of Axos
19) The Ambassadors of Death
20) Death to the Daleks
21) The Mutants
22) The Time Monster
23) Carnival of Monsters
24) Colony in Space

Second Doctor Favorite Stories

1) The War Games
2) Tomb of the Cybermen
3) The Power of the Daleks
4) The Evil of the Daleks
5) The Abominable Snowmen
6) The Invasion
7) The Enemy of the World
8) The Web of Fear
9) The Seeds of Death
10) The Mind Robber
11) The Ice Warriors
12) The Macra Terror
13) The Faceless Ones
14) The Moonbase
15) Fury from the Deep
16) The Krotons
17) The Dominators
18) The Wheel in Space
19) The Underwater Menace
20) The Space Pirates
21) The Highlanders

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

First Doctor Favorite Stories


1) The Aztecs
2) The Time Meddler
3) The Daleks' Master Plan
4) Marco Polo
5) The Dalek Invasion of Earth
6) The Tenth Planet
7) The Daleks
8) The Romans
9) The Reign of Terror
10) The Myth Makers
11) The Crusade
12) The Savages
13) The Keys of Marinus
14) The Ark
15) The Edge of Destruction
16) An Unearthly Child
17) Galaxy 4
18) Planet of Giants
19) The Chase
20) The Rescue
21) The Sensorites
22) Mission to the Unknown
23) The War Machines
24) The Massacre
25) The Space Museum
26) The Gunfighters
27) The Smugglers
28) The Celestial Toy Maker
29) The Web Planet