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The Randomiser: Unpredictable Doctor Who Chat

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Random chat about Doctor Who and any other topic that arises from two long term Doctor Who fans.

Random chat about Doctor Who and any other topic that arises from two long term Doctor Who fans.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Random chat about Doctor Who and any other topic that arises from two long term Doctor Who fans.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 18: Junk Giraffe

9/16/2021
Short and hopefully sweet, we discuss the BFI screening of the Evil of the Daleks animation, revisit an old story and introduce a new feature "Box of Delights". Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho to kro mo flo sho plo fo sho to ho flo sho do plo co to plo...

Duration:00:33:18

Episode 17: Have You Got Your Oxymask?

8/27/2021
Joined by our old friend Gareth Preston, we discuss the news of the departure of Chris Chibnall and Jodie Whittaker, Chaz gushes forth with an unusual theory of why the TARDIS was destroyed in the End of Time. Lurching from traumatic mutations to bloody stones to Halloween 3 - Kneale before us, it’s The Randomiser Podcast episode 17. Chaz and Tim have recently guested on Gareth's excellent podcast Very British Futures and heartily recommend it for a series of discussions of forgotten gems...

Duration:00:52:02

Episode 16: Make A Myrka Great Again

8/8/2021
Joined by our old friend John Isles, we discuss childhood In-Doctor-nation (sorry), learn how to make a Skovox Blitzer, and reclaim the red baseball cap for rubbery sea monsters. Lost in translation, it's the Randomiser Podcast episode 16. Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: vo flo no...

Duration:01:32:00

Episode 15: A Small Tangent about the Nipples

3/24/2021
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for all Doctor Who up to and including Revolution of the Daleks. ---------------------------------------- Joined by our old friend Ally Mills, we hear his thoughts on the Chibnall Era and unexpected places to find Cybermen. With perfect comic timing, it's the Randomiser Podcast, Episode 15. Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go...

Duration:01:18:40

Episode 14: Jon Pertwee is a shopping trolley

2/5/2021
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for all Doctor Who up to and including Revolution of the Daleks. ---------------------------------------- Back after a long hiatus, and not one of you thought to record a celebrity charity record for us. (For which our sincere thanks). After our long pause we've lots to talk about so this is the longest episode yet (For which you have our sincere apologies). We discuss the New Year's special, and perhaps the best two series of Red Dwarf, 5&6. And tomorrow...

Duration:01:41:00

Episode 13: sdrawkcaB

7/17/2020
We're back! Words, so many words about Doctor Who and we've reached Season 3 in our discussion of Red Dwarf. Sustained by potatoes, it's The Randomiser Podcast episode 13. Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to kro mo flo sho blo no do sho to ho flo sho ro blo no kro (That's in Judoon,...

Duration:00:40:46

Episode 12: I know what you are... you're a mushroom.

5/1/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for all Doctor Who up to and including The Timeless Children. Spoilers for Red Dwarf: The Promised Land. ---------------------------------------- Hidden amongst you... we could be anyone. We discuss Quiz and Quizzes, muse about Martha and continue rewatching the small rouge one. Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch...

Duration:00:57:18

Episode 11: To Ganymede and Titan...

4/6/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for all Doctor Who up to and including The Timeless Children. ---------------------------------------- Tim is recording in a cupboard in an unwitting homage to Jodie Whittaker's finest hour yet... We review Season 12 and a tangential rewatch of Red Dwarf takes us from Ganymede to a corridor on Titan, all the while ensuring contact is *not* made... Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who...

Duration:00:51:39

Episode 10: The Further Adventures of Professor Jackage Newistaffe

3/20/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for The Timeless Children and indeed all previous Doctor Who episodes! ---------------------------------------- It's the end of Series 12! We discuss the huge events of the season finale, get a bit Christmassy and talk pish in a pungent tangent. Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This...

Duration:01:04:17

Episode 9: The Fandom Menace

3/7/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for Ascension of the Cybermen and indeed all previous Doctor Who episodes! ---------------------------------------- Tim & Chaz are joined by Chaz's son Connor. We discuss the latest story, delve into the murky waters of toxic fandom, and touch on our different attitude to spoilers - all while standing at the gates of the Time War going "awww". Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story...

Duration:01:00:02

Episode 8: I want Matt Smith to be my Grandpa

3/1/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for The Haunting of Villa Deodati and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes! ---------------------------------------- It's the power of three - Tim & Chaz are joined by guest David Legge. We discuss the latest story and ponder where certain other stories score on the Rompometer. Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and...

Duration:01:03:11

Episode 7: The Phantom Hand

2/20/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for Can You Hear Me? and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes! Content note: Discussion of Mental Health ---------------------------------------- Can you hear us? As Doctor Who breaks new ground in punctuation, we go for hesitation and deviation... But, who was The Phantom Hand? Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and...

Duration:00:52:06

Episode 6: Paul Darrow's Teethmarks

2/15/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for Praxeus and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes! ---------------------------------------- In this episode we disagree about Praxeus, chew over some classic scenery, and finally hear what Chaz thought of the Mutants! Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just...

Duration:00:54:19

Episode 5: The Enemy of the Podcast

2/6/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for Fugitive of the Judoon and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes! ---------------------------------------- In this episode we discuss the rather eventful Fugitive of the Judoon, alongside some incidental musings, and we get rather overexcited about our randomly selected episode to rewatch... Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we...

Duration:00:50:25

Episode 4: Four-hour Tofu flame war.

1/30/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for Nikola Tesla's Night of Terror and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes! Spoilers for Episode One of Star Trek: Picard and previous Star Trek too... ---------------------------------------- In this episode Tim & Chaz discuss Nikola Terror's Night of Tesla, and reflect on how much we can't spoon Standerisms. There's a lot of Big Finish in the middle, gratuitous product placement and some challenging Tofu. Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory...

Duration:00:54:50

Episode 3: The Days of the Big Deer

1/23/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for Orphan 55 and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes! ---------------------------------------- The 3 is silent! In this episode Tim & Chaz discuss Orphan 55 - will it live up to the first 54 episodes in the series? Regular (like they've been eating the fibre) Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next...

Duration:00:58:14

Episode 2: Spyfall to Spacefall

1/9/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for Spyfall part 2 and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes! Random spoilers this week include: - Neal Stephenson's "Fall, or Dodge in Hell" (but nothing the back cover doesn't already spoil...) - The Last Jedi - Star Trek VI (probably been long enough, but you never know...) - The Randomiser Podcast Episode 1 ---------------------------------------- It's our difficult second album! In this episode Tim & Chaz discuss Spyfall part 2 and The Face of...

Duration:01:11:20

Episode 1: Finish on the carpet, then back on to Lenny Henry

1/5/2020
-- SPOILER WARNING -- Spoilers for Spyfall part 1 and indeed all previous Doctor Who episodes! In this pilot episode Tim & Chaz discuss Spyfall part 1 (before seeing part 2) along with the recently launched streaming service Britbox, which hosts almost all of classic Doctor Who Potentially Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - we randomly select then discuss a Doctor Who story. (our thanks to therandomiser.net which we're using to choose the story "live" during recording.) Which...

Duration:01:01:04