Discussing Who Blog

Mississippi Comic Con and Doctor Who Panel June 24-25, 2017
Posted by Kyle Jones on June 4, 2017

Discussing Who will host a Doctor Who panel at Mississippi Comic Con 2017. The panel will begin at 11am on Sunday, June 25th. [Read More]

We Have Regenerated
Posted by Kyle Jones on May 29, 2017

“Oh, so you’re a Doctor Who podcast?” The truthful answer: Yes, we are a Doctor Who podcast. But, from the very beginning, our goal... [Read More]

How You Can Help Others Discover Discussing Who
Posted by Discussing Who on May 2, 2017

Apple recently updated their podcast platform taking podcasts out of iTunes proper and - instead - branding as Apple Podcasts. It remains... [Read More]

Introducing GRITS – Geeks Recording in the South
Posted by Kyle Jones on April 28, 2017

We've mentioned this in recent episodes of Discussing Who, but we want to share our excitement about a new venture for which our team is a... [Read More]

Remembering Elisabeth Sladen
Posted by Kyle Jones on April 19, 2017

I wrote the following article on April 19, 2013 - four years ago today. And, even still, the fans of Doctor Who mourn the passing of the... [Read More]

The Doctor Who Series Premiere is TOMORROW!
Posted by Discussing Who on April 14, 2017

We are one day away from the release of the 2017 series of Doctor Who. Regardless whether or not you choose to classify this as Series 10... [Read More]

Doctor Who Series 10 Weekly Reviews Planned
Posted by Discussing Who on April 11, 2017

Wonder why there have been no new episodes of Discussing Who so far in April? Trust us, we're not pulling a proverbial Moffat by having... [Read More]

Discussing Who Coming to Southern Geek Fest 2
Posted by Discussing Who on March 18, 2017

Discussing Who is excited to announce that we will be attending Southern Geek Fest 2 in Hattiesburg, MS on May 20-21, 2017. [Read More]

Discussing Who Coming to WHOLANTA 2017
Posted by Discussing Who on March 17, 2017

Discussing Who is excited to announce that we will be attending The WHOLanta Convention is Atlanta, GA. WHOLanta is presented by TimeGate... [Read More]

Wonder Woman Origin Trailer
Posted by Kyle Jones on March 12, 2017

The latest Wonder Woman trailer arrived in all of its wondersome glory yesterday! This is the origin of Diana of Themyscira, Daughter of... [Read More]

Who is X-23?
Posted by Kyle Jones on March 3, 2017

I originally wrote the title of this article as Who is Wolverine?, but replaced it with Who is X-23? Why did I do this? Just as both Jay... [Read More]

Total Comics Sold: Comparing January 1998, 2012, 2016, and 2017
Posted by Kyle Jones on February 25, 2017

What happens when we compare the total number of comic books sold across several years? What patterns, if any, emerge? Listeners of the... [Read More]

Doctor Who Series 10 Returns April 15, 2017
Posted by Discussing Who on February 21, 2017

Have some Class! Call The Doctor! Why? Doctor Who returns to BBC America on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 9/8c and with the premiere of Class... [Read More]

Techpedition Season 2 Episode 08 – I Dropped The Dragonball
Posted by Discussing Who on February 19, 2017

The latest episode of Techpedition is now available via the web and iTunes. Before talking about the 2009 live-action epic fail known as... [Read More]

Humans Season One
Posted by Kyle Jones on February 19, 2017

What does it mean to be Human? This question's answer is one even I, after almost forty-four years of life, could not begin to answer. [Read More]

Judas Steer, A Look At Westworld Episode One
Posted by Clarence Brown on February 18, 2017

What happens if the Judas steer has a mind of its own and can think for itself. You would be in some deep manure. [Read More]

First Picture of Cloak and Dagger Together
Posted by Kyle Jones on February 17, 2017

Another Marvel based television program is coming soon from Freeform. The show will focus on the duo of Cloak and Dagger. The duo’s... [Read More]

Who is Legion?
Posted by Kyle Jones on February 14, 2017

The following article contains information about the character Legion, the X-Men related character published by Marvel Comics and may... [Read More]

Doctor Who Podshock Episode 338
Posted by Kyle Jones on February 4, 2017

The 2016 Doctor Who Christmas special, 'The Return of Doctor Mysterio' is reviewed, plus news and more. Hosted by Louis Trapani, Dave... [Read More]

Capturing Sherlock Holmes
Posted by Lee Shackleford on January 29, 2017

When asked about Sherlock Holmes, I often find myself walking the proverbial tightrope while balancing my excitement for the character with... [Read More]

Techpedition Season 2 Episode 7 – Pure Cheese, Lost in Translation
Posted by Discussing Who on January 25, 2017

Before diving into the Nintendo Switch presser, the hosts talk about the new Spider-Man animated movie, as well as an upcoming dedicated... [Read More]

What is Relativity?
Posted by Kyle Jones on January 17, 2017

Relativity is the name of a new science fiction serial said to be "a sci-fi serial for your ears and mind." This new series follows two... [Read More]

Techpedition Season 2 Episode 6
Posted by Discussing Who on January 12, 2017

  In this episode, the hosts talk Carrie Fisher’s passing and the state of Star Wars, upcoming Nintendo Switch event, and an... [Read More]

Reality Breached’s Ten Most Anticipated Movies of 2017
Posted by Discussing Who on December 31, 2016

Goodbye, 2016. Hello, 2017! We welcome host of the Reality Breached Podcast, Sergio Lugo, II as a guest co-host for the final episode of... [Read More]

Why I don’t blame Carol Danvers anymore!
Posted by Kyle Jones on December 28, 2016

Carol Danvers survives Civil War II. We all know that she does. In fact, the events of Civil War II place Carol in a position where her... [Read More]

Doctor Who Series 10 Teaser Trailer
Posted by Discussing Who on December 25, 2016

Christmas has come (and gone), but the BBC left us with two gifts: 1) The Doctor Who Christmas special and 2) a teaser trailer for the... [Read More]

Merry Christmas
Posted by Kyle Jones on December 25, 2016

The Drought of 2015 finally comes to a close as we (in the United States) prepare for The Return of Doctor Mysterio. If you (like our... [Read More]

Contribute to the Discussing Who Holiday Episode
Posted by Discussing Who on December 14, 2016

The 2016 holiday season has arrived and we want YOUR help as we say goodbye to 2016 and hello to 2017! It's more than just something we say... [Read More]

Techpedition Season 2 Episode 4
Posted by Kyle Jones on December 11, 2016

The latest episode of the Techpedition podcast is now available. Hosted by Kary Brown and our own Clarence Brown. [Read More]

Latest News About the Relativity Podcast
Posted by Lee Shackleford on December 10, 2016

For those who don't know, a read-through is where actors sit down at a table with their scripts and read the whole thing aloud and talk... [Read More]

How Narrative Helps Us Cope
Posted by Kyle Jones on December 3, 2016

The Doctor, in his Eleventh incarnation, said: “We’re all stories, in the end. Just make it a good one, eh?” Later, in his Twelfth... [Read More]

Official Trailer of Logan Released
Posted by Kyle Jones on November 7, 2016

Logan. James Howlett. Wolverine. Names ANY comic book fan know quite well. The next - and perhaps final - outing of Hugh Jackman in the... [Read More]

Second Wonder Woman Trailer Released
Posted by Kyle Jones on November 5, 2016

The second official Wonder Woman trailer has been released. Wonder Woman is directed by Patty Jenkins and stars Gal Gadot as Diana... [Read More]

Doctor Strange Trailer
Posted by Kyle Jones on November 1, 2016

Are you ready for the Doctor Strange to magically take the world by storm? We will be reviewing the latest addition to the MCU after all of... [Read More]

Anyone But Carol Danvers!
Posted by Kyle Jones on October 27, 2016

Carol Danvers, as a character, has ties to both the X-Men and the Avengers. Her powers and code names changed along with the character’s... [Read More]

Doctor Who Podshock Episode 337
Posted by Discussing Who on October 16, 2016

Have you missed Doctor Who: Podshock this summer? Well, the wait is over because Episode 337 is now available on Podshock.net and via... [Read More]

Doctor Who Christmas Teaser 2016
Posted by Kyle Jones on October 9, 2016

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! At least, it's beginning to look like time has finally come for the BBC to release the first... [Read More]

Doctor Who: Lessons At The End
Posted by Kyle Jones on October 3, 2016

We are all fans. Call us geeks. Call us fanboys/fangirls. Call us what you want...it doesn't change the fact that we are invested in our... [Read More]

Flash TV Talk
Posted by Discussing Who on October 2, 2016

With The Flash - along with Green Arrow, Supergirl, and the many characters featured in Legends of Tomorrow speeding back onto the scene... [Read More]

October 2016 Superhero Television Premiere Dates
Posted by Kyle Jones on September 30, 2016

Schedule your DVR. Set your cable TV provider box to record. Set your DVD recorder. Or, if you want, don’t record and watch live. The... [Read More]

Episode 16 Follow-Up: A Perfectly Fine Review of Herlock
Posted by Kyle Jones on September 30, 2016

Who doesn’t love a great story? That’s why my discussion with Lee Shackleford in Episode 16 was one of my favorite episodes. [Read More]

Player Piano Performs Doctor Who Theme
Posted by Kyle Jones on September 29, 2016

Who doesn't love music? I can recall marveling at any changes to the themes (back in the day when there actually were themes on most US... [Read More]

When Will Class Air on BBC America?
Posted by Discussing Who on September 25, 2016

When will Class air on BBC America? Class begins in October. At least, Class airs in the UK, but fans of Doctor Who must wait until 2017... [Read More]

Lee and the Brain of Morbius
Posted by Kyle Jones on September 22, 2016

In episode 18 of Discussing Who we mention Mehendri Solon – specifically, Lee Shackleford mentions this character and his obsession... [Read More]

Recap of the 3rd Annual Doctor Who Day Event
Posted by Kyle Jones on September 18, 2016

What do a Dalek, a TARDIS, and a robot dog all have in common? If your answer is Doctor Who, you’re correct! But, if your answer is... [Read More]

Vote for your Top 5 Favourite Doctor Who Companion or Villain
Posted by Kyle Jones on August 28, 2016

We want to hear from YOU for an upcoming episode. Please take a moment to vote for your Top 5 companion and villain from Doctor Who! [Read More]

First Read — CRISIS on Infinite Earths: The Summoning
Posted by Clarence Brown on August 24, 2016

This experiment will play-out this laymen's view of a comic book event that happened over thirty years ago. [Read More]

Hoping for a Dawn of Justice for the Justice League Movie
Posted by Kyle Jones on August 20, 2016

I didn’t enjoy Superman Vs. Batman: Dawn of Justice, and I submit our review of the movie plus subsequent episodes as evidence. Am I a... [Read More]

Sept 17 2016 – 3rd Annual Doctor Who Day Event in Flowood Mississippi
Posted by Kyle Jones on August 20, 2016

If you are in Jackson, Mississippi or surrounding areas on September 17, 2016 and are a fan of Doctor Who, there is an event for you! The... [Read More]

Star Trek Beyond: Sorta Kinda Beyond-ish
Posted by Clarence Brown on August 11, 2016

They destroyed that impossible swarm of alien ships by doing what? You’re kidding me right? [Read More]

Is Suicide Squad Strike Two for Snyder?
Posted by Kyle Jones on August 5, 2016

Planning to see DC Comics’ Suicide Squad this weekend? Or, are you - like many - planning to wait and see it on DVD, Digital Download, or... [Read More]

Discussing Who LIVE Show Star Trek Beyond and ComicCon Scheduled
Posted by Kyle Jones on July 27, 2016

Join us on Mixlr for the next LIVE show when we will discuss Star Trek Beyond, our favorite ComicCon trailers, and more. We will be LIVE... [Read More]

Celebrating Seven Years of the Cultdom Collective
Posted by Kyle Jones on July 17, 2016

The Cultdom Collective will be celebrating this anniversary LIVE on Talkshoe on Sunday, July 24, 2016, at 2pm EDT. Join us as we celebrate... [Read More]

How Fantasy Becomes Reality
Posted by Kyle Jones on July 4, 2016

During Episode 10 of Discussing Who, Lee Shackleford mentioned a conversation he had with his wife, Dr. Karen Dill-Shackleford. This... [Read More]

A Change of Character
Posted by Kyle Jones on July 4, 2016

In Discussing Who Episode 10 we discussed the (potential) ramifications of changing a character’s age, sex, race, and sexual orientation. [Read More]

The Dark Side of Video Game Fandom
Posted by Kyle Jones on July 4, 2016

But, as much as I enjoy Doctor Who, would it not be safe to assume that there are others who have never heard of the show - or don’t like... [Read More]

Wonder Woman REBIRTH We Will Have the Truth
Posted by Kyle Jones on June 9, 2016

DC Rebirth: Wonder Woman hit the stands today. And, as a fan of the Amazing Amazon, it didn’t come a moment too soon! This was the first... [Read More]

What is DC Rebirth?
Posted by Kyle Jones on June 4, 2016

DC Comics, under the writing guidance of Geoff Johns, cracked open the door into the next chapter in DC’s long history on May 25, 2016. [Read More]

What Do YOU Think About DC Rebirth?
Posted by Kyle Jones on May 30, 2016

Want to participate in an upcoming episode of Discussing Who? Let us know what you think about the revelations coming from DC REBIRTH. [Read More]

Comic Covers from Captain America Civil War
Posted by Kyle Jones on May 21, 2016

We discussed Captain America Civil War in Episode 007 of Discussing Who. While we expected the movie to surpass Superman V Batman: Dawn of... [Read More]

Bombshell Comics and Stuff
Posted by Kyle Jones on May 5, 2016

Readers of the comic lore, sit back and marvel at the bombshell of a story. The epic adventure of my former-but-stil favorite comic book... [Read More]

What do YOU think of Direction of the DCU Movies?
Posted by Kyle Jones on May 1, 2016

What do YOU think of the direction of the DCU Movies? [Read More]

Free Comic Book Day 2016
Posted by Kyle Jones on April 17, 2016

Saturday, May 07, 2016 marks the 15th Annual Free Comic Book Day. What IS Free Comic Book Day, you ask? [Read More]

The History of Discussing Who
Posted by Kyle Jones on March 1, 2016

I noticed something while thinking about the decline in the number of articles, blog posts, etc. that I’ve written recently. It wasn’t... [Read More]