Battlestar Galactica 3.05 “Collaborators”

Warning: Spoilers! Battlestar Galactica 3.05 “Collaborators” Plot: The fallout from the Cylon occupation of New Caprica is reveals a rift between those seeking justice and those seeking revenge against accused Cylon collaborators.  Viewing Commentary: Galactica sure looks beaten and battered. Poor girl got some battle scars on her.Jammer is brought to the circle, found guilty of crimes he and his subordinates committed particularly during the Temple of Artemis Raid while working for the New Caprica Police, and is blown out the launch tube.Though it’s good to see that not all of the Circle members are comfortable with what they’re doing.It’s...

Doctor Who “Rise of the Cybermen”

Warning: Spoilers for US Viewers! Doctor Who “Rise of the Cybermen” Plot: While visiting a parallel Earth, the Doctor and his companions encounter another of the Doctor’s old nemesis: the Cybermen.  Viewing Commentary: Interesting take on how to revive the Cybermen. Didn’t they do something similar with the Cyberman in the old series? Oy. It’s been too long. I don’t remember.I know exactly what I’m doing. Boom. Heh.Seriously, what happened to the TARDISSo, Rose’s dad is  success in the alternate Earth. Heh nice to know Jackie is still complaining. Apparently Zeppelins are a status symbol.What’s with the ear pieces? And...

Battlestar Galactica 3.04 “Exodus Pt 2”

Warning Spoilers! Battlestar Galactica 3.04 “Exodus Pt 2”  I apologize for some of the more squeeful, gleeing moments that may follow. :) Plot: As Adama launches his rescue mission and the Resistance continues its efforts to throw the Cylons into disarray members of both groups deal with their obligations to their duties conflicting with the actions of those they love.  Commentary: Poor Lee. Distracted over his father’s op.  Losing hope.Another fabulous Dualla moment, keeping Lee focused and supported in the face of losing everything and everyone he cares about in order to save the rest of humanity. Dee has a...

Doctor Who Review: “The Girl in the Fireplace”

Warning: Spoilers for US viewers! Doctor Who “The Girl in the Fireplace” Plot: The Doctor visits 18th-century France and helps Madame de Pompadour fend off aliens.  Commentary: Interesting spaceshipHeh. Mickey’s excitement.Mickey Smith, meet the universe.Interesting way to get from one time period to another.Well that explains the pre-title sequence comment about the Doctor protecting her since she was a little girl.Heh. She lays a pretty good one on the Doctor.Using people to repair the ship. Ew.Look what the cat dragged in: The Oncoming Storm. Heh.Love the tie and sunglasses on the Doc.So they think her 37 year old brain will...

BSG Icons for 301

I was inspired the other day into making a slew of BSG icons from 301. Some are bases, some just variations. All are under a cut to avoid spoiling people. Types: 3 Adama 2 Anders 2 Baltar 2 Cylon craft 5 Miscellaneous 2 Dualla 1 Duck 2 Kara 3 Raptor 4 Tigh 9 Viper Mk II

Battlestar Galactica 3.03 “Exodus, Pt 1”

Warning: Spoilers! Battlestar Galactica 3.03 “Exodus, Pt 1” Plot: The Resistance endures a crackdown by the Cylons while Adama puts the rescue operation into motion. Commentary: One Hour Earlier. Arg! Time jumping again. Okay not as bad as some but still. The device is getting old. Beyond old. We’re talking ancient.Ellen’s helping Saul with bandaging the eye.Hey Chief is shaved. It’s almost strange to see a clean shaven Chief.Chief arrives to speak to Tigh about rescuing those on the execution list.Using previous data, Tyrol figures out where the detainees were sent.Nice to see a female Marine who knows what she’s...

Doctor Who “School Reunion”

Warning: Spoilers for US viewers! Doctor Who “School Reunion” Plot: The Doctor and Rose investigate odd happenings at a private school at Mickey’s prompting. Commentary: Giles! Heh. Just kidding. Nice to see Anthony Stewart Head. As an evil headmaster.Heh. The Doctor teaching Physics.And Doc finds himself a genius kid that appears to know more than he should.Heh. Rose as the lunch lady.Another Torchwood reference.Coding, coding, coding. Keep those fingers going.Sarah Jane Smith. :)John Smith. :) Yay, for old DW references.The Doctor’s glee at seeing SJS again makes me smile.Strange growly type noises are generally a good indication that things are...

BSG301/302 Notes

Warning: Spoilers Just a couple notes of interest that I hadn't mentioned previously: Lee Adama is wearing his old pilot's wings instead of the "senior" pilots wings (the one that looks like Adama's wings) seen in LDYB I & II.Helo and Hoshi obviously now have the same hair stylist. Heh. The makeup artists and costuming need to be a bit more careful in the make-up for Fat Lee. There was some questionable parts here and there that looked kind of bad.Lee's hair. Heh. 'Nuff Said.Adama's hair. See Lee.So we have a dog on New Caprica, presumably more. Not be disgusting...

BSG301/302: The Cylon Edition

Warning: Spoilers Again more ramblins on the characters in 301/302 The Cylon Edition Okay I was going to list them as I had in previous editions until I realized that in and of itself might be considered mildly spoilerish to some. So they're all under a single cut. Gaius Baltar Baltar, Baltar, Baltar. I don't know which emotion holds more sway over me with regard to Balter: pity or disgust. I'd feel more sorry for him being in the difficult position he is in if not for the fact that he knows terrible things are going on but tries to...