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Updated on May 23, 2016

This was written as a celebration of an anniversersary of the Dr. Who series which began in the UK. It had shown there for quite a while and was not doing too well so they tried Canada and Europe before it came to the USA.

My favorite doctor was the fourth doctor, Tom Baker. I do not know how long the series ran but my TV service removed the channel which the show was on. I only see it because still I have two to four episodes recorded which I can watch. Even though I have seen them many times I continue to watch them over and over. I collect what I can of the Dr. on Pinterest.

Tom Baker in "No Doctor I'm the Doctor!" - Doctor Who - Robot - BBC

Anniversary:

This Hub is in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who which was on November, 23 2013. The date of the anniversary is when I started writing this because I did not know about it before that.

It was a British science fiction TV show which was broadcast on the BBC. It was the longest-running science fiction show in the world!

Greatest science fiction show:

I am not a big science fiction fan and I did not even realize that this was science fiction for about 6 months to a year. It was my favorite show and once I had discovered the show I do not think that I missed an episode. If I did miss one, then I read the book.

I also loved the theme music for the show.




Theme music for 50 years

The missing episodes:

It seems that the BBC erased/destroyed some episodes in the 1960s & 1970s to save some space. Though they may have survived in audio form.

Most episodes were telerecorded onto 16mm film after originally being made on a two-inch videotape.

It was announced on Blue Peter that if anyone found the missing episodes that they would receive a life-sized Dalek. That was in 2006, all the person(s) had to do was to return the episodes.

Some of the missing episodes have been returned.

Dr. Who – the Time Lord:

The Doctor was a Time Lord from a planet which went by the name of Gallifrey – which was not revealed on the show for about a decade. It was also not known for a while but he was on the run from his own people.

There was only one doctor but he changed over the years. How and why you ask?

Each time an actor was leaving the show, he would receive a fatal injury (in the episode) and then regenerate with a new face and personality – i.e. the new actor taking over the role.

He traveled all across the universe in his T.A.R.D.I.S. exploring and learning. The Doctor avoided violence when possible. If he had to fight he kept it to a minimum.

In a spin-off of the Doctor Who series, The Sarah Jane Adventures, there was a 2010 episode called Death of the Doctor where he said that he regenerated 507 times instead of the original 13.

The show began in 1963 and in the 2013 Christmas special the eleventh doctor, Matt Smith, will be leaving to be replaced by Peter Capaldi.

T.a.r.d.i.s.

The Mark 2 fibreglass (Tom Yardley-Jones) Tardis as used in the 1980s - photo taken by me Zir 23:49, 18 May 2007 (UTC)
The Mark 2 fibreglass (Tom Yardley-Jones) Tardis as used in the 1980s - photo taken by me Zir 23:49, 18 May 2007 (UTC) | Source

The T.a.r.d.i.s.:

T.A.R.D.I.S. – acronym for: Time and Relative Dimension in Space.

On the outside it looked like a simple British police call box and it was “dimensionally transcendental”, because on the inside the size was multiplied greater than from what was seen on the outside. It confused every assistant which he allowed to come in with him.

Daleks

Will you leave my friend alone! Or i will ex-ter-min-ate you!
Will you leave my friend alone! Or i will ex-ter-min-ate you! | Source

Daleks

Which do you think that they looked like?

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An archenemy - Daleks:

It was in the second serial in which the Doctor and the Daleks first met. They (the Daleks) came from the planet of Skaro. There were two humanoid races on that planet – one was peaceful and one was the opposite. The peaceful ones were named Kaleds/Dals [philosophers, teachers]; and the warlike race were Thals, who were aggressive. The two races went to war and the peaceful race was turned into the Daleks. They were Doctor Who's oldest villains.

They used their long funny looking arms too 'crush' a mans skull with suction (like a vacuum), or measure someones intelligence or even to extract their memory.

Here is what a Dalek sounded like.

It was said that the Daleks looked like octopuses. To me, they looked like vacuums, or robots. Whenever they had an episode with the Daleks, I wondered if those 'bumps' on them were there simply for decoration or to do something. What did you think?

Cybermen

SMS & Eira 'Heaven and Hell' Party Cyberman from 2005
SMS & Eira 'Heaven and Hell' Party Cyberman from 2005 | Source
Runner portraying cyberman in 2008 marathon london-marathon-64
Runner portraying cyberman in 2008 marathon london-marathon-64 | Source

The Cybermen:

Cybermen were originally an organic humanoid species but the race became coldly logical and calculating cyborgs. In 1966, Dr. Kit Pedler and Gerry Davis were the creators of the cybermen. Dr. Pedler was the shows scientific advisor - unofficially.

Even though they are humanoid and still retain living human brains it is one of their few organic parts which they still have. This is because the Cybermen have been transformed.

For instance, they had human hands but in The Moonbase in 1967 they had two finger claws. These somehow changed back to five-fingered hands in Invasion in 1968.

They have either human pawns or robots do their work until they are definitely needed. Why? Only because the Cybermen are so few.

The Cybermen were fictional characters for "Dr. Who" taken from cyborgs. A cyborg is a term which is short for "cyberntic organism". What this means is that it is made of both artificial parts and organic parts, as in a robot with a human brain. Or think of when humans who receive pacemakers, metal hips and such.

This reminds me also of "The Avengers" episode The Cybernauts, 10-16-1965.








A second archenemy - the Master:

Another archenemy of the Doctor is another Time Lord, but a renegade - the Master. (Think of the Doctor and the Master just as you would think of Professor Moriarty and Sherlock Holmes.)

The Master first 'appeared' when he was eight years of age. It was because he stared into the Untempered Schism from where he could see the entire time vortex. This is what made him go mad.

Because of a war with the Daleks, all of the Time Lords were killed except the Doctor and the Master. The Doctor thought that if any other Time Lords had survived then he would sense it. Unfortunately the Master did survive and was able to avoid the Doctor from sensing it, so the Doctor had thought that he was the only Time Lord who remained. Until the Master showed up.

The Master's TARDIS -

The Master had a variety of appearances for his TARDIS, probably to fool and trap the Doctor. One of the appearances was a police box like the Doctors.

Who is your favorite doctor?

My favorite Doctor (actor) was Tom Baker - the fourth doctor. I liked his curly hair, what he did with his eyes, the scarf which he wore. He also had that "uppity" attitude and sense of humor which just made him right for the Doctor. I believe what I liked the most though was his accent.

He was born in 1934 and his birth place was Liverpool, England. He left school at fifteen, not to be an actor but to be a Catholic Monk.

After six years as a monk he left there because he had low faith in it and joined the Royal Medicine Corp. As a hobby while in the Corp. he practiced acting.

He became married to Anna Wheatcroft in 1961 and they had two sons, Daniel and Piers. Unfortunately the marriage only lasted five years.

Twice after that he was remarried. Once was to a co-star from Doctor Who which lasted a mere 16 months. The second remarriage was to another former colleague in 1986 on the Doctor Who Production site.

A close 2nd to my favorite was David Tennant. He was the tenth doctor. He also had a good sense of humor and positive attitude - but it was different than Tom Baker somehow.



No. of doctors & years the show has been through:

Order of Doctors
Actors
Years played
First doctor
William Hartnell
1963 - 1966
Second doctor
Patrick Troughton
1966 - 1969
Third doctor
Jon Pertwee
1970 - 1974
Fourth doctor
Tom Baker
1974 - 1981
Fifth doctor
Peter Davison
1981 - 1984
Sixth doctor
Colin Baker (not related to Tom Baker).
1984 - 1986
Seventh doctor
Sylvester McCoy (no not Star Trek).
1987 - 1989, 1996
Eighth doctor
Paul McGann
1996
Ninth doctor
Christopher Eccleston
2005
Tenth doctor
David Tennant
2005 - 2010
Eleventh doctor
Matt Smith
2010 - 2013
Twelfth doctor (was shown at Christmas 2013)
Peter Capaldi
2013 -
Regenerations of Doctor Who for the amount of time that the show has been running.

Author: Kevin - © 2013

Are you trying to find missing episodes?

Follow this link https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doctor_Who_missing_episodes and you should be able to find missing episodes of Dr. Who. If you receive BBC/PBS in your area they may have the reruns still running in some areas across the US.

© 2013 The Examiner-1

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      The Examiner-1 18 months ago

      You are welcome Peggy. In England it is broadcast on channel BBC. It is very rare but occasionally it is picked up in areas here in the US.

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      Peggy Woods 18 months ago from Houston, Texas

      Yes we have a PBS channel. Will have to do some checking. Thanks!

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      The Examiner-1 19 months ago

      Do you get a PBS channel? They should be on there. You could also try Googling for your area and a channel which has any reruns.

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      Peggy Woods 19 months ago from Houston, Texas

      I never saw this series but from the sounds of it I would have liked it. I do like science fiction. If reruns are ever shown on a channel we get, I will certainly try and catch some episodes.

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      The Examiner-1 2 years ago

      Thank you whonu. I had to do it since I used to watch it all of the time when I live in NJ.

      Kevin

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      whonunuwho 2 years ago from United States

      Very nice tribute to a great show. whonu

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      The Examiner-1 2 years ago

      Thank you Jo, I liked this show very much too. I used to watch it when I was in NJ all of the time and never missed an episode. My favorite Dr. was Tom Baker but I knew that they changed them time to time. When I came to GA I could not find the show as much. They are usually on the PBS or Public Broadcasting for your state/area.

      Thank you for your vote and share.

      Have a nice day. :-)

      Kevin

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      Jo_Goldsmith11 2 years ago

      I remember Dr. Who! This is a flashback or what?

      Thank you for sharing it has been 50 years?~!

      wow! I watched it faithfully from 79-86. I see that I wasn't the only one upset they changed the new doctor.

      Remember they would show the re runs of the previous year, while we waited for the new episodes to begin?

      Up & shared.= Awesome! :-)

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      The Examiner-1 2 years ago

      It was a British show with British actors which began in the U.K. and was helped by a Canadian Broadcasting Company. It then traveled to many countries and has been viewed around the world. Perhaps you never viewed the channel(s) that it was on. In the U.K. it began on BBC and in USA was also on BBC and 1-3 other channels. Canada was probably also BBC, if they have that. I do not know which country Mother Earth is. :-)

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      peachy 2 years ago from Home Sweet Home

      never heard of dr who, maybe our country doesn't air this program

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      The Examiner-1 2 years ago

      Hmm, now where have I seen that name before? Oh, yeah, it was up there! lol You are welcome for the Hub Jamie, thank you for the comment. I have many pins of him on Pinterest. I cannot resist!

      Merry Christmas!

      Kevin

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      Jamie Lee Hamann 2 years ago from Reno NV

      I am also a huge fan! Thank you for this great hub. Jamie

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      That is okay. I have written them and on blogs or forums and wondered why they did not show. I found out that I was forgetting to enter or submit them. lol

      Kevin

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      Suzette Walker 3 years ago from Taos, NM

      LOL! I didn't realize I a repeat comment. Feel free to delete one. I forget and double click and end up with two. I have to remember just to click once.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      You are really excited about this show, huh? :D

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Thank you Suzette. I first watched this show when I live in NJ on PBS and then in GA. I believe it was on GPB (a sister channel to PBS). In Florida it may be on another related channel, such as FPB, if there is one. I am almost sure that you have it somewhere, I am right next door and we have it. Check online.

      I love the Brit shows too. I used to watch them all of the time when I had the time. Now I just watch old episode repeats on videos or DVDs. Maybe what you said about Star Wars is true, I never thought about it.

      Kevin

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      Suzette Walker 3 years ago from Taos, NM

      Cool hub! I have never heard of this BBC show before. I don't believe we get this one on PBS. I do love English shows, they are so interesting and so much more mature than U.S. shows. This show reminds me of Star Wars. The Daleks look like Darth Vader. The English/British are so creative and funny with a dry sense of humor. Thanks for bringing this BBC program to our attention. May be it was this show that inspired Lucas to come up with the Star Wars movies.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Thank you Lady G. for your vote and share, and thank you for stopping by. :-)

      Kevin

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      Debra Allen 3 years ago from West By God

      I never really got into watching this one. I did see a few of them though. I was/am a Trekkie. Voted Up and will share this too.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      I guess that I saw Matt Smith but I am not familiar with the 'Weeping Angels'. That is probably about the time which I lost my viewing channel and did not see any more episodes. I am glad that this was a great help to you. I wrote this on the B-day of Tom Baker since I am a big fan of his. Thank you for reading this and tell your son the Dr. says says hi. :-)

      Kevin

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      B Lucy 3 years ago from Podunk, Virginia

      I, too, am not a science fiction fan. However, my twelve year old is a huge fan of Dr. Who so I have become one by association. We netflixed episodes starting with 2005 and are currently at the Matt Smith Doctor. (I have forever been changed by the Weeping Angels!) But I am often confused by the various sub-plots and recurring characters so this hub is a great resource!! Thanks so much!!

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      If you choose to watch it, check your GPB/PBS channel(s) or where you get your Brit shows. It was a British show Marlene. I used to never miss an episode in NJ or when I first move to GA but my TV server either removed the station or the show. :-(

      I thank you for approving the writing and the Hub.

      Kevin

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      Marlene Bertrand 3 years ago from Northern California, USA

      I am a fan of learning about new things. I have never heard of this show. It sounds extremely entertaining. I can see why you don't miss a show (well, except for that one episode). Nice description of the show and the characters. You make me want to see it.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Hi NateB11, what a surprise. I figured that you had watched and studied Tom Baker after I read your Hub this morning. Like I said, I wish that I could still watch it. I should have switched my TV servers and I probably would be.

      I am glad that you stopped by. :-)

      Kevin

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      Nathan Bernardo 3 years ago from California, United States of America

      This is great look at the show with interesting facts about characters and also some things I didn't know about Tom Baker. It is a great show and long-lasting, because of the great characters and story-lines, plus the action and acting.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Hi Alicia, I am glad that you dropped in and liked my Hub. You are welcome and it is good that you found it interesting. My second choice to Tom Baker was David Tennant. I used to watch the show faithfully until they removed the channel. :-(

      Kevin

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      Linda Crampton 3 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

      I love Doctor Who, so this was a very interesting hub for me! Thanks for creating it. My favorite Doctor was Tom Baker, too. I liked Christopher Eccleston as well and wish he had stayed around for longer. I thought that David Tennant and Billie Piper were a good combination for the Doctor and his companion.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Well this is a surprise. I thank you for your replies Virginia. I used to watch it, until I lost the channel.

      Kevin

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      Virginia Davis 3 years ago from Navarre, Florida

      I like this. Very well written, I just saw a couple episodes of Doctor Who, but the one I watched "blink" and I was blown away from how mind twisting it is. I enjoy it! I am still trying to finish Dexter though, that is a really good show so far.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      When I wrote that Hub, I had heard about a new one coming in Christmas 2013. Then in 2014 I was told about one who did. I have not had the channel to watch him for some time now, so I did not see him. I have not even seen past episode for years. :-(

      Kevin

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      Peg Cole 3 years ago from Dallas, Texas

      I'm not so sure about the new Doctor scheduled to arrive in the new season. I liked Matt Smith even better than David Tennant, but this new guy? We'll see.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Hi Elizabeth. That is the first that I have heard that phrase, "Whovian", I like it. I noticedyour Hub and I meant to read it but I have been tied up. I do not remember having a favorite episode, but my favorite Dr. is Tom Baker - the 2nd being David Tennant. I used to watch it here until I lost the station. I watched it all of the time in NJ.

      Thanks for saying that my Hub was awesome. I still have to get to yours.

      Kevin

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      Elizabeth Bowers 3 years ago from Tennessee

      Another Whovian! I just published my first Doctor Who hub yesterday, the 12 scariest episodes of Doctor Who, and I'm so glad there are other DW fans here! ;) Awesome Hub. The tenth is my favorite, but I also love the second, ninth and eleventh... haven't gotten to see much else of the other doctors yet, but in time I plan to watch as many of the old ones as I can. :) I love the little I've seen of the fourth. Oh, I also love John Hurt as the War Doctor!

      I just love Doctor Who in general. Thanks for sharing!

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      I am a big Dr. Who fan too and I used to watch it all of the time on a public broadcast station (no commercials). Where I am now I began watching it but they suddenly removed the station. Luckily I had taped a few episodes (videos). My first favorite is Tom Baker and my second is David Tennant.

      I am glad that you liked the Hub so much and I may write more.

      Kevin

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      Peg Cole 3 years ago from Dallas, Texas

      We are big Doctor Who fans and try not to miss an episode when they come out. We even have the series on DVD so we can watch them without the commercials. David Tennant and Matt Smith are my two favorite doctors and my favorite episode is "Blink" which I've watched quite a few times. We also love "The Lodger".

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Thanks Jackie I am glad that you liked it. I used to watch mine on a channel with British shows GPB or PBS I think.

      Kevin

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      Jackie Lynnley 3 years ago from The Beautiful South

      I will have to check this out; I know some English programs I can watch over and over again. Thanks.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      It was my favorite SciFi show but I missed the anniversary special because I do not get that channel anymore. :-( Thank you for your votes!

      Kevin

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      Anne Harrison 3 years ago from Australia

      I'm another Dr Who tragic. My favourite was Tom Baker, although I think Christopher Eccleston was a great choice for reinventing the series. Like many around the world, i got up in the wee hours to watch the anniversary special live. Thanks for a great article, voted up

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Evan,

      I am glad that it helped you so much. It sounds like you really are a fan. How was the new Doctor? I would still be watching it if I had not cut my cable. Thanks for stopping by and leaving your replies, they really moved me. :-)

      Kevin

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      Evan Smiley 3 years ago from Oklahoma City

      AHHHHHH WHOVIANS ON HP! Wow, a little over excited. I had searched all day yesterday (well probably a max. sum of 12 minutes) to find an awesome Doctor Who hub! And I got zip. I'm already having withdraws after the Christmas episode. So thanks for the hub! Made my day!

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Hello Eiddwen. :-) I would still be watching him but I had to cut back on cable. :-( I wonder what the new Doctor that came at Christmas looks like?

      Thank you for your joyful comments and thank you for dropping by! I hope that you have a good year also.

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      Eiddwen 3 years ago from Wales

      I was also an avid fan of Doctor Who as a child but haven't watched much in later years.

      Maybe this gem has rekindled my viewing again.

      Voting up and wishing you a great year ahead.

      Eddy.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      I used to love watching that show. I did not know for a while that it was a SciFi show, That is why the theme song sounded creepy. Funny, I never thought of it as that. Nothing seemed real to me other than the Doctoer and the humans.

      Thank you for visiting. You and your family have a Happy New Year!

      P.S. - I have not tried the recipe yet because I have not obtained all of the ingredients.

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      Linda Rogers 3 years ago from Minnesota

      I remember watching this show on and off as a kid. There is something so creepy and melancholy about the theme song. Great information on Doctor Who. Hit all buttons and voted up.

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      The Examiner-1 3 years ago

      Who were the Weeping Angels? I must have forgotten them.

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      Janis 3 years ago from California

      I am a bog fan I especially like the Weeping Angels. They so creep me out.

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      The Examiner-1 4 years ago

      I have a TV but unfortunately I had to give up the channel to lower my TV bill. :-( When I grew up in NJ it was on a regular channel, (13 PBS there).Here it was a special channel. I loved that show. I watched it while I was growing up in NJ and here too, until I lost the channel.

      I am glad that you liked it, thank you. :-)

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      This was really interesting. I never knew the show had been running this long, but I knew it was around when I was young. Glad to hear that it is still running, but sadly, I don't have a TV.

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      The Examiner-1 4 years ago

      I loved Dr. Who when I could watch it. When I was in NJ it was local 13 (PBS) but now it is not local and I only get locals. I picked the T.A.R.D.I.S. photo because that was in the intro to the show! I liked the original Star Trek somewhat but after that they all went downhill. Star Wars, etc. never moved me. Thank you for your comment.

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      John Hansen 4 years ago from Queensland Australia

      I love Dr Who and s soon as I saw the tardis I was drawn in to read this hub. It's a great tribute for the 50th Anniversary and good info for those who don't know the show. I don't like Star Trek, Star Wars etc....but can't get enough of Dr Who. I think Tom Baker, Sylvester McCoy and David Tennant are my favorite Doctors, but I'm also a Peter Davison fan, and Matt Smith did grow on me as well. Voted up.

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      The Examiner-1 4 years ago

      Oh, yes, I forgot about those notifications. I used to watch Doctor Who in NJ but I am not sure if I received the show here in GA or just lost his channel. I still receive other British comedies on a local channel. Maybe not as many as NJ but at least I can still see them.

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      Mary McShane 4 years ago from Fort Lauderdale, Florida

      I get email notifications of new hubs from hubbers and topics I follow. That's what I meant. I showed Rob your message - you're welcome :) No, we don't get many of the British shows here in Florida, although we do get BBC. The show Copper is one we both like and can't wait for it to come back in January (?) Outside of Dr Who and Copper, we don't watch many shows on BBC.

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      The Examiner-1 4 years ago

      How did the Hub get in your mail? I did not send it. The other day when I turned on the computer I saw that Google was celebrating the anniversary so I wrote a Hub on it because that was one of my top favorites. I tried to make it as interesting as I could for the readers. The only picture that I could get of Tom Baker was the video. I know what your husband means about the doctors changing too quickly. I was always watching that show too but I lost the channel when I lowered my TV bill. :-( I hope that I get more fans who are as 'avid' as your husband was. Tell him that I thanked him very much! :-)

      By the way, did you ever watch any of the 'Brit' comedies? (like the 'bucket' woman)

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      Mary McShane 4 years ago from Fort Lauderdale, Florida

      What a nice hub to come across in my morning mail! Rob, my life partner, watches Dr. Who religiously - doesn't miss an episode. I do not watch that type of programming. As soon as I started reading this hub, I called him into my office from his perch in the recliner in front of the TV. lol He read this hub, clicking all the links - you got his interest! He said to tell you that he liked William Hartnell because he was the first Dr. Who everyone came to know and Tom Baker was his all time favorite. He got used to David Tennant and all of a sudden, the doctor got a new face. He said he is getting discouraged because the continuity of actors staying in the acting job changes too quickly for him. He no sooner gets used to a new Dr. Who actor and poof! They are gone. I hear the music and the Daleks eerie voices when I walk through the room and I know to not interrupt with anything until the show is over. The show has been one of his favorites for years. TY for writing this hub!