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Missy was a brilliant move. I mean I was slightly disappointed they opted to re-invent The Master as opposed to bringing back The Rani or Omega. They could have been really creative and brought back Romana as a villain. Oh well what can you do? Capaldi is not convincing as The Doctor tbh just not making the role his own. So far his best scene was the regeneration scene. I was thinking "ok so we're in for Tom Baker 2.0" but it just isn't happening.

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I think I agree with all of that, Macabre, though I think Capaldi is the most emotionally complex Doctor ever. I totally dig what you say about Missy and I also think the Clara character has had a bit of an overhaul for this season, which is to the good. The production value continues to rise as well. The UNIT obsession is iffy in my view. I preferred Torchwood as an institute, but basically struggle with the Doctors having some local fame on earth, but whatever, it makes sense. I'm thrilled that it goes on after 50 years. Sonic sunglasses... worth a try i guess, but I don't know.

Missy was a brilliant move. I mean I was slightly disappointed they opted to re-invent The Master as opposed to bringing back The Rani or Omega. They could have been really creative and brought back Romana as a villain. Oh well what can you do? Capaldi is not convincing as The Doctor tbh just not making the role his own. So far his best scene was the regeneration scene. I was thinking "ok so we're in for Tom Baker 2.0" but it just isn't happening.

Pertwee 2.0, dude, Pertwee.

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Actually Australia has only one dangerous species of spider. If I'm not mistaken the Black Widow spider is a UK resident and that is the deadliest species of all arachnids. We have a wonderful climate, ample inhabitable land, and some of the most beautiful women you'll ever see...sounds like paradise to me.

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We certainly don't have Black Widows. I would guess you're thinking of the False Widow Spider. It's the most venomous spider in the U.K., but it's very mild a poisons go and doesn't kill anyone. Climate is arguable. Any country with a desert doesn't have the best record when it comes to climate. Personally anything 20C+ is too hot for me. I agree on the women though.

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The Simpson desert is deep inland. Coastal Australia is magnificent. Sure we have plenty of potentially dangerous animals but wildlife is only a threat if provoked. At least most of the time though admittedly crocodile and shark attacks do happen when humans are mistaken for a prey item.

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