A TARDIS Lands in Brooklyn- The Way Station Bar Interview

Pic credit The Way Station

“We didn’t quite realize how many Doctor Who fans there were.”, Doc Wasabassco the manager of The Way Station, told me when I sat down with him in the highly buzzed about steampunk and Doctor Who themed bar The Way Station in Brooklyn, New York.

If you’re a Whovian, chances are this isn’t the first time you’re hearing about “that bar with the TARDIS”.
I squeed when I heard about The Way Station’s existence and squeed again when hearing that it was in Brooklyn and I could actually go whenever I wanted! The first time I visited The Way Station was during their popular Doctor Who Sundays, where they show on a projector Classic Who, New Who and the latest episodes. I don’t have to tell you what an absolute pleasure it was to watch the mid-season finale surrounded by Whovians decked out in bow ties, fezzes and Tennants Converse Chuck Taylor with a beer in one hand and a sonic in the other. We cheered, we laughed, and a few silent tears in there too (it’s all Rory’s fault!), all while I was sipping on my cocktail aptly named The Sonic Screwdriver (Elevens specifically). Continue reading →

Weekly Links (12/4)

(Chewbanukah via THE Lukas Kaiser Tumblr)

Robot Chicken “Star Wars 3” coming out Dec. 18th trailer here (via Idle Hands)

PSA: Social Media will destroy your family (via GeekPr0n)

10 Classic Speculative-Fiction Works Reinterpreted As Word Clouds (via Brainwaves)

The Walking Dead Fires Writers (via Comicbook Movies)

Minimalist Doctor Who Posters (via GeekOSystem)

Tracy Morgan talks about his love for Star Wars on Jimmy Falon (via GeekOSystem)

Steampunk Superheros (via ChetArt)

So bad it’s good “Mega Shark vs. Crocosaurus” (via Geeks are Sexy)

Automatic Sliding Doors Graph (via Geeks are Sexy)

Tattoo Tuesday- Steampunk

Steampunkers enjoy!

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