June 2010

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PODSHOCK - iTunes "i" info. description error...

FWIW, I hit the "i" icon to read the description/info. 'About PODSHOCK' (the entire podcast series itself and not about a specific episode) from within my iTunes Player app. and noticed in the last sentence that Colin Baker is missing from all the other actors who portrayed The Doctor.

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A Special Anniversary Event?

Gallifreyan Embassy's 2nd Anniversary Cake

As you already know if you read my previous post (It Was 25 Years Ago Today…), that today marks the 25th anniversary of the Gallifreyan Embassy.

Over the past few months we have been discussing having some sort of special anniversary event to mark the occasion this year. You may remember last year we held an event in Manhattan for our 24th anniversary in which we paired up with a monthly DWNY meet up and brought the lovely Daphne Ashbrook (Dr. Grace Holloway from the 1996 Doctor Who movie) to the event. See Happy Anniversary to Us… for further details.

We would like to something special for our 25th as well. It would be an event in the NY area, perhaps on Long Island as that is where it all began, yet still be accessible to our friends in NYC. Maybe a dinner event? Would you be interested in attending?

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It Was 25 Years Ago Today, The Gallifreyan Embassy Began…

It was a quarter of century ago today, as hard as it is for me believe, is when the Gallifreyan Embassy began. Unbeknownst at the time, it was the day after the Discovery Channel was launched. It was also the day after the launch of the space shuttle Discovery (STS-51-G) which marked the first Arab and Muslim in space (payload specialist Sultan bin Salman bin Adulaziz Al Saud). Yes, it was 1985. Ronald Reagan was in the White House, Commodore launches the Amiga personal computer while NeXT is founded by Steve Jobs after leaving Apple Computer.

Just two weeks before we went Back to the Future in the theaters, the Gallifreyan Embassy of Long Island officially began.

Suggestions of Classic Dr. Who

I have recently found my way back to Doctor Who.  As a kid, both me and my dad use to watch Tom Baker and Peter Davison's Doctor on PBS in the States.  Over the past year and a half I have found my way to the new series, but have also become reacquainted with the classic series from my youth.

Does anyone have any suggestions of classic Dr. Who that is either a must own or a must see? 



Brett from SLC, UT


By the way I did see the Paul McGann movie in 8 ten-minute installments on youtube, since there is a lot of references to that movie on the Podshock Podcast.

Doctor Who: Podshock Live Show Reviewing 'The Pandorica Opens' Scheduled

Doctor Who: Podshock will be once again be taking to the net this Sunday (20 June 2010) for a live-over-the-net show reviewing the twelfth episode of the new series, The Pandorica Opens

Doctor Who: Podshock Live Show Reviewing The Lodger

He's back… and it's about time! We return with our live-over-the-net review series this time talking about the 12th episode of the new series starring Matt Smith as the Doctor premiering on BBC One this Saturday (coming to BBC America 3 weeks later). We will be reviewing The Pandorica Opens

Doctor Who: Podshock - Episode 208

"I’ve seen many things my friend but you’re right, nothing quite as wonderful as the things you see."

Doctor Who: Podshock - Episode 208
Running Time: 2:20:45

Doctor Who: 'Vincent and the Doctor' reviewed live over the net with live and recorded feedback including Ken Deep and James Naughton. (If you haven't seen Vincent and the Doctor yet, wait until you have before listening).

Hosted by Louis Trapani and Dave Cooper.

Doctor Who: Podshock 208 Cover

Doctor Who: Podshock 208 Cover

Cover art for Doctor Who: Podshock 208 in which we review Vincent and the Doctor.

Artwork by Vincent van Gogh

Austin Doctor Who Meetup - The Long Gathering Season Finale

It's that time again! I know that you all are ready for the Finale of this Season of Doctor Who with the Eleventh Doctor played by Matt Smith. Hope that you have been paying attention to all the episodes, because this time there will be a Quiz. This quiz will test you to see how well you where paying attention to all the episodes.

It will be a Mystery Prize for the person who Scores the highest score So hopefully you will be paying attention and do some home work on the new Who.

Here is the link to join and get more information and details about the Austin Doctor Who Meetup.


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