Wednesday Night Video – The Doctor Who themes

True confessions time: as a child I was a member of two (2) Doctor Who fan societies. In memory of that age, here are the intro themes from all the Doctor Whos, 1963-2010. It’s the BBC Radiophonic Workshop at its best.

You can also mix your own version over at the BBC.

Joe Bodolai update

The Toronto Globe and Mail has a round-up of some reactions to Joe Bodolai’s suicide, from those who knew him back home in Canada.


– Flashback Post: Comedy Writer, WordPress Blogger Joe Bodolai Dies

Open Internet update

The backlash continues against Go Daddy’s support for tightening government and corporate control of the Internet. Activists have proclaimed Thursday “Move Your Domain Day” and PC World has a round-up on the costs of the different options for doing so.


– Flashback Post: Gone, Daddy, Gone

Shoot! I Knew I Forgot Something

Rick Santorum went pheasant hunting with one of Iowa’s most prominent conservatives but with no news of an endorsement. … Many GOP presidential candidates have been trying to court Rep. King …, but none have been successful – not even pheasant hunts have changed his mind, including two with Santorum and one with Texas Gov. Rick Perry. … “I want my head and my heart to come together,” Rep. King said.
Alex Moe, NBC

Verse after the jump

Portrait of an Islamophobic Cheerleader

As we pause to note Victoria Jackson’s insane claim that “the Muslim Brotherhood has infiltrated our highest positions in government,” can we remember how Jackson came to our national attention? It was by doing this on The Tonight Show in 1983.

No joke. Shame on you, Johnny Carson.

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