This Week in Time Travel

This Week in Time Travel
Longtime Doctor Who podcaster Chip Sudderth (Two-minute Time Lord) and essayist-podcaster Alyssa Franke (WhovianFeminism on Tumblr and Twitter) join forces for Doctor Who-related interviews, reviews and all the news that marked This Week in Time Travel.
8: The Sims 4: Murderous Invasion Stuff
May 23 • 41 min
“Extremis” reviewed and life in a tight fandom community explored. - Extremis Veritas Expelliarmus! Particle physicists and priests alike are shocked into submission when they learn the truth of the world. Did Chip and Alyssa buy this departure from the…
7: We Didn’t See That Coming
May 16 • 51 min
“Oxygen” reviewed with a checkup on Series 10’s writing - Feeling short of breath? Chip and Alyssa squee over Rose and Ten coming to Big Finish and review Jamie Mathieson’s “Oxygen.” Then, Chip is joined by our friends Kyle and Erik from Doctor Who: The…
6: Bugs in the System
May 9 • 40 min
“Knock Knock” and the first third of Series 10 reviewed - Which is scarier: gothic horror or moving house? Chip, Alyssa and Rachel dig into “Knock Knock” and check in on the first third of Series 10. Host Chip Sudderth and Alyssa Franke with Rachel Donner.
5: Punching Down
May 2 • 53 min
“Thin Ice” reviewed, NPR’s Glen Weldon interviewed, and Chip on what keeps him coming back to Who. - Tom Attah and Joy Piedmont join Alyssa as they deep-dive under the “Thin Ice.” Chip quizzes NPR’s Glen Weldon on Doctor Who’s place in American nerd…
4: “Think You Should Only/Write in Emoji”
Apr 25 • 37 min
“Smile” reviewed and Doctor Who’s trendiness pondered - Emojibots! Is Doctor Who riding a trend or is the trend already played out? Chip and Rachel review “Smile” and ponder how successful Doctor Who is at making topical references, from Beatles cameos to…
3: “The Pilot” Takes Flight
Apr 18 • 33 min
“The Pilot” reviewed with NPR’s Petra Mayer - What more is there to say than, “New Doctor Who! Bill! Mysterious vaults! Nardole?” Well, how about “Special Guest Petra Mayer” from National Public Radio? Let’s dive into the series premiere, shall we? Host…
2: Hair Apparent
Apr 11 • 52 min
Series 8 Twelfth Doctor vs. Series 9 Twelfth Doctor, and meet Kim and Sage of Head Over Feels - We’re getting more and more excited for Series 10 (Two Masters!) but we’re also looking back at two Twelfth Doctors. Chip prefers Series Eight’s; Alyssa…
1: Series 10, Rachael Stott and Paul Cornell
Apr 4 • 83 min
Series 10, Rachael Stott and Paul Cornell - This Week in Time Travel launches a week late (thanks to Alyssa losing her voice) with a double-sized debut to make up for it! Chip and Alyssa welcome regular panelists Rachel Donner and Tom Attah to…
0: Coming Soon…
Mar 22 • 1 min
An introduction. - Chip Sudderth (@2minutetimelord) and Alyssa Franke (@WhovianFeminism) announce the latest addition to The Incomparable family of podcasts—a weekly dive into the worlds of Doctor Who! Host Chip Sudderth and Alyssa Franke.