The Gospel According to Doctor Who
The British sci-fi series Doctor Who returned to television in 2005, finding thousands of new fans. But my love for the Doctor’s stories goes further back in time. In the 1970s I enjoyed a host of new and syndicated science-fiction programs, cheering on the feats of The Six Million Dollar Man and The Incredible Hulk. I marveled at the voyages of the U.S.S. Enterprise and the S.S.R.N. Seaview and sat spellbound as the Cylon Empire chased the last remnants of humanity. Yet I outgrew every show but Doctor Who. (Read more here: Doctor Who’s Doctrine, Part 2: Genre Roots)

The British sci-fi series Doctor Who returned to television in 2005, finding thousands of new fans. But my love for the Doctor’s stories goes further back in time. In the 1970s I enjoyed a host of new and syndicated science-fiction programs, cheering on the feats of The Six Million Dollar Man and The Incredible Hulk. I marveled at the voyages of the U.S.S. Enterprise and the S.S.R.N. Seaview and sat spellbound as the Cylon Empire chased the last remnants of humanity. Yet I outgrew every show but Doctor Who. (Read more here: Doctor Who’s Doctrine, Part 2: Genre Roots)

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