Day: 10/09/2014

Heresy of the Week – Forget “Blink”, “Midnight” is the best of Doctor Who


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Heresy of the Week is a (mostly) weekly spot in which I entertain some of the unthinkable notions of geek-culture. The arguments I put forward are not always things I personally agree with, but often rhetorical devices designed to force myself (and maybe readers) out of the boxes which fan discussions can get caught in. But that aside, feel free to get yourselves worked up and your knickers in a twist if you really want to.

This week’s heresy:

“Since Doctor Who was brought back to our screens (note: not rebooted) ‘Blink’ has been considered one of the best episodes made. It is indeed a very well made , there is no doubting that, but it is not the best of the new series; that accolade belongs to the underrated ‘Midnight’.”

Read on…