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Doctor Who is racist? And John Simm hates all the fans?

by | 28th, May 2013


WHOVIANS are some of the most troubling people on Earth, so you’ve got to be careful what you say to them. They’re dedicated to the show in such a manner that they’ll show much more dedication to telling detractors they’re wrong, than detractors care to listen.

So, with this, we shall tread carefully around fans of Doctor Who, for fear of incurring their wrath and ire. We don’t want to ruffle any feathers.

Here goes.

Doctor Who is racist and all the fans are hateful.

The BBC has had to respond to comments that Doctor Who is ‘thunderously racist’ after a collection of essays came out called Doctor Who and Race . The essays claim that the Whovian universe (or universes, or whatever… no-one actually cares) is racist for failing to cast a black or Asian actor as the Time Lord and accuses the title character of being dismissive of

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