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New “Doctor Who” Mini Teases S9 Drama

Originally posted on The Collective:
In an attempt to whet the appetite of Whovians, BBC One has released a “Prologue” to the upcoming Series 9–a two minute vignette that raises a few questions on the well-being of the 12th Doctor and the nature of his future in the universe. Spoilers ahead, Sweetie… There’s not really much to say about S9 yet, except that I love this strange person calling the Doctor on his lying and cynicism and I’m looking forward to seeing River Song in the new season. Yes, the Doctor’s wife is back this for the Christmas Special, presumably because Moffat realizes he’s got a really bad track record with his female fans, but also because she is an amazing character and I’ve written Santa for two years now, begging for her return. I hope that this isn’t some strange, ghost version of River Song post-Library in the 2015 Christmas episode because NOPE, no thank you. I want to see the River who knows Eleven but hasn’t met Ten, and happens to bump into Twelve (she has the book with all his faces,…