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“Today, we are the headlines. We can rewrite history. We could prevent mankind from ever developing.”

With the information provided by Adam the Editor knows all about the TARDIS and has a key to get inside. ‘The Long Game’ hints at what could happen if a villain gains control of a time machine. The Editor suggests … Continue reading

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“Every piece of information in his head is now mine. And you have infinite knowledge, Doctor.”

During ‘The Long Game’ the Editor reveals that much of his power comes from the fact that the majority of the population have a computer chip installed that allows him to access their memories. When Adam has the same type … Continue reading

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“The right word in the right broadcast repeated often enough can destabilise an economy, invent an enemy, change a vote.”

‘The Long Game’ reveals that the human race was held back by the mighty Jagrafess  manipulating the media.  This satire targets the practices of large media companies as well as tapping into modern day concerns that our news and entertainment … Continue reading

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“I only take the best. I’ve got Rose.”

One of the 9th Doctors’ missteps for me was his treatment of Adam in ‘The Long Game’. Picked up during ‘Dalek’ the Doctor rejects him as a companion because he tried to send knowledge of future into the past, to … Continue reading

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