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Oh Doctor, Doctor, Is this Love I’m Feeling?

I admit, my first experience with the original Dr Who did not involve actually viewing the show.

Growing up in the 1970s, I remember that my dad had a Dr Who game that always remained a mystery to me. I never saw my dad play the game and I never worked out how to play it myself. I didn’t watch the show; I recall that it had something to do with a phone booth (phone booth, police box, whatever); the production values were pretty low by American standards (in kidspeak this thought was more like, “this looks crappy”), and I was somewhat aware that the doctor kept changing which didn’t make any sense to me at all.

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