Talia and Lucia are joined by the illustrious Nicole Hill of Black TARDIS and Black Girls Create in a rousing discussion of Rise of the Cybermen and The Age of Steel! We talk about how Lumic is dramatic AF, why the Doctor’s plan is low-key cruel as all get out, what remains true for characters across universes, and consider the roots of our problems with Rose.
Talia and Lucia are back to talking about series two, where pre-revolutionary France is on a spaceship, the Doctor gets over the fact that Reinette isn’t a seven-year-old way too quickly, we gush over Madame de Pompadour, get vocal about our dislike of certain tropes in Doctor Who and Moffat’s writing, and advocate for why you don’t need trauma in your life to appreciate the good things.
Lucia Kelly: Hello, and welcome to Wibbly Wobbly Timey Wimey Podcast! Talia Franks: I’m Talia Franks media critic, fanfic enthusiast, and Mandip Gill called me stylish?? (Talia squeals) Lucia Kelly: And I’m Lucia Kelly, expert at applied analysis, and I’m stuck on the other side of the ocean and I’m very mad about it. (Lucia […]
This time Talia and Lucia aren’t alone as they discuss SCHOOL REUNION with special guest Joy Piedmont! We talk all about Sarah Jane and her importance to the series, take a deep dive into the sea of emotions contained in this episode, have a nice little tangent comparing the various modern doctors, and so much more!
Get ready for our take on TOOTH AND CLAW! We discuss all the things we love and hate and love to hate about this episode, continue to voice our distress about Rose’s characterization, and touch on topics such as religion, faith, patriarchy, feminism, racism, nationalism, and erasure of identity all hidden within the narrative.
Season two is just getting started with NEW EARTH! Talia is outraged at all the cat slander, Lucia has thoughts about scientific journals, we have all the love for Cassandra, and hypothesize about what is on the Face of Boe’s Spotify playlist.
It’s 2022 and Lucia and Talia are back with another not-so-mini minisode covering Eve of the Daleks! We discuss the delights of Thasmin, the aftermath of Flux, consistent representation of marginalized characters, and touch on the different ways the showrunners of NuWho have handled race. Next week we’ll continue with our regularly scheduled episodes of season two and NEW EARTH!
It’s time for Wibbly Wobbly season two, and you might want to hold onto something because this TARDIS is in for a crash landing as we discuss THE CHRISTMAS INVASION! Talia cries in linguistics major and needs more wine, Lucia bemoans lapses in the characterization of Rose Tyler and Harriet Jones, and we finally meet Ten!
In this wrap up of DOCTOR WHO: FLUX Lucia and Talia have bones to pick with the various Twitter discourse and discuss fun things like emotional trauma and abuse, genocide, processing overwhelming grief, the psychological impact of regeneration, and how cute Bel and Vinder are.
In this contentious episode on THE VANQUISHERS Talia and Lucia debate whether this episode was fabulous or funky, discuss Jodie Whittaker as the Doctor, consider the importance of stories like Bel and Vinder’s, and celebrate the fact that Thasmin LIVES!