VIE-CAP: Love Is Blindness

Episode 7. We’ve reached the midpoint of the three-part story arc in which Earth has been tagged for seizure by the monk creatures, and in so doing, learned some more interesting facts about the end of the world as we know it. 1) The end will come, but only after consent is given from a […]

VIE-CAP: Extremis

In fine vero. At the end, the truth. In another top-notch episode from Series 10 of Doctor Who, we get several. Truth #1: Missy is in the vault, which should surprise no one really. The Doctor pledged to guard her body for 1,000 years after deliberately botching her execution and sending the headsmen scurrying for […]

VIE-CAP: Breathe In, Breathe Out

I’ve watched “Oxygen” four times now, and part of me thinks that scriptwriter Jamie Mathieson might be onto something. There are so many essentials in human life that come with a price tag: Oil. Water. Love. Sex. Private health insurance. Can’t keep up on the job? See ya. Is it really much of a stretch that one day future generations will find […]

VIE-CAP: Walking On “Thin Ice”

A quick Google search on the phrase “thin ice” reveals a situation of possible danger or risk, where the “ice” could break at any time and the person treading or walking on it could fall in. It usually implies that the walker knows they’re putting themselves at risk, but is continuing nevertheless. This weekend’s episode, […]