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James Bond: Spy, Misogynist, Alpha Male?

When Daniel Craig criticised the character of James Bond in 2015, labelling him a ‘misogynist’ from whom audiences could learn ‘nothing’, he offered an opportunity to reflect upon a character who is at once a British icon and doubtless the world’s most beloved (fictional) spy. Craig elsewhere told Esquire that he …

Doctor Who and the Pesky Pockets: a Comic in Time and Space

Following her regeneration, 13 realises her old clothes don’t fit anymore and has to find something new to wear. Unfortunately, in doing so, the Doctor faces her most fearsome enemy yet… women’s clothing! Following a discussion—and more than a little nudge— with our resident Doctor Who expert, Rachel Charlton-Dailey, in which …

Jodie Whittaker Proves That Men Are Afraid of Women

On Sunday, the BBC announced what many of us had been waiting for: the first ever female Doctor for Doctor Who. After the announcement, Twitter exploded. On one side, you had women and minorities who were thrilled to see such an iconic sci-fi character be cast as anything other than …

A Brand New Doctor!!

I don’t know about you, but I’m in shock. And I couldn’t be happier about it. After months upon months of speculation, anvil-sized hints about switched gender regenerations and countless discussions on Twitter, the BBC have revealed that the next Doctor will be played by Jodie Whittaker, and a community …

Doctor Who Series Finale: He’s Back!

*River Song voice* Spoilers! Absolutely massive spoilers for the Doctor Who Series 10 finale. Don’t read until you’ve caught up! Read the series 10 recap here first The whole of series ten has had us waiting on baited breath for the Master’s return and finally that time has arrived. Episode …

Doctor Who Got Good Again: Series 10 Recap

*River Song voice* Spoilers! Absolutely massive spoilers for just about everything that’s happened in this series of Doctor Who up until Episode 11. Don’t read until you’ve caught up! To say I’m a Doctor Who fan would be a massive understatement.  Unfortunately for me the show ended two years before …