The esteemed Borepatch writes in regarding Torchwood on the list:
|Two Borepatch household thumbs up on Torchwood. It’s interesting that this is a Dr. Who spin off with frequent gunfire, and also interesting that Captain Jack is American. Even in Cardiff, it seems, they need Americans to shoot Extraterrestrial bugs.
Perhaps because they guys there who shoot terrestrial bugs burn down the house?
Awesome. Sorry, I was looking for my lighter….
More from the SciFi list later today!
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