For months people have been saying, "New Doctor Who? Don't hold your breath!" But now we're all heaving a collective sigh of relief because Mr. Capaldi is breathing new life into... You know what? Let's leave off the metaphors and jump right in, it's a new season of Doctor Who and a new episode of The Happiness Patrol!
Friday, August 29, 2014
Monday, August 18, 2014
The Happiness Patrol takes on a monumental task this week with the overview of the entire New Who era. More precisely, a compare and contrast of the Russell T Davies era and the Steven Moffat era.
I think this is one that got pretty deep, so take a listen and enjoy this week's
Sunday, August 10, 2014
This week on The Happiness Patrol the gang explores the world of The 8th Doctor Mr Paul McGann! From TV appearances to Big Finish audio adventures Paul McGann has delighted fans and made the ladies swoon as The Doctor.
So sit back, relax and enjoy the show!
The Happiness Patrol Episode 127: Paul McGann and The Orange Juice Factor
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Two Doctors in one episode?? You don't say?? YES! I DO say! (and they both fit!)
This week on The Happiness Patrol we discuss Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy. Two great men who made two great doctors. It's the end of the classic era of Doctor Who as we know today on...
Saturday, July 5, 2014
Welcome to The Eighties! The Eighties mean only one thing here at The Happiness Patrol and that's Peter Davison! It's time for the 5th Doctor and today the gang reviews some fun ones! So hang in there and prepare to be astounded with blond good looks and even tempered reactions as The Happiness Patrol takes a look at The Peter Davison Era of Classic Who on...
Friday, June 27, 2014
Today is the day: time to talk about my very favorite Doctor. Tom Baker. If you are American, like myself, it's quite possible, if you are a certain age group, you spent after school hours in front of the local PBS station watching Tom and Liz on some alien planet battling some fiendish foe. The Big Blue Box, the Large White Control Room, the Big Floppy Hat, and of course, the seemingly endless multi colored scarf. Seeing this for the first time blew my mind. WHO THE HELL IS THIS GUY AND WHAT THE HELL AM I WATCHING??? We only got one episode a day with the Classic Series, and, depending on what part you were watching, there was no telling how confused you might be.
Hell, I ate it up.
So let me stop right here and let you guys listen to Nancy, Michelle, Chaz and me natter on about Tom Baker on this week's episode of
Saturday, June 21, 2014
Welcome back to The Happiness Patrol. **AN EDITOR'S NOTE: This week's Happiness Patrol had a bit of a problem in the form of equipment failure. The result is audio that is less than perfect and certainly not quite up to our usual standards. With that said, please do not let it detract from the content of our podcast.**
The Fists of Pertwee. What are they? HAVOC, CHAOS & A STERN WARNING TO ALL EVIL DOERS!! DON'T MESS WITH EARTH, BOYS! IT'S PROTECTED!
Chas M, Lewis B, Nancy A and Michelle H each review a separate Jon Pertwee episode this week and come to amazing insights!
So sit back, relax and enjoy