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And that, ladies and gentlemen, is why we here at Contorted Pasta usually attempt to avoid anything that might lead to Politics like the plague. Though I suppose one has to visit the plague every once in a while to remember what makes it so ... plaguey ...

In other news, isn't Doctor Who awesome! Here, have a Look from Ten, he's giving them out for free. I'm nearly done Season 2* which means moving on to Season 3 and we all know what that means ... OH YES, The Lazarus Experiment! Never mind all that ... shippy stuff. At least I hope that's how it'll work out. Mad Scientist Mark Gatiss trumps hours and hours of hormones, right? Right? Amourous fanon invading my canon, grumble grumble mutter and sneer ... If things get too bad at least I can hit up the library for whatever Old Who they might have.

So I fixed the picture ... I say, he is fun to draw. It helps being a live action cartoon character, I suppose. My goodness, am I ever productive today. :P

*and I call myself a fan!

Date: 2009-07-21 10:15 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] last-archangel.livejournal.com
Why don't you like it? I think it is so well done! It looks just like him!

Date: 2009-07-21 10:19 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] twirlynoodle.livejournal.com
He has a much pointier face ... I think I shall go over it and see what I can do.

Date: 2009-07-21 10:22 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] my-fox-rocks.livejournal.com
Even in pencil DT is gorgeous! *drools*

Date: 2009-07-21 10:24 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] keladry_lupin
Well, the drawing isn't an exact match, but it captures him very well anyway. I knew who it was before I read the text of your entry. Very nice!


Date: 2009-07-21 10:36 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] noodledaddy.livejournal.com
ur icon haz changed. Fancy-dancy new Doc style?

Date: 2009-07-21 10:42 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] twirlynoodle.livejournal.com
Yes. It is themed.

Date: 2009-07-21 11:09 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] raisegrate.livejournal.com
You're only on Season 2? Poor Tealin. However, I suppose that means you have scads and scads to look forward to, so you're secretly very lucky. Personal favorite is Blink from S3, which is odd, as I love David Tennant to bits, and he's only in it for about 5 minutes. I like your Ten sketch, but knowing you're dissatisfied, I know I can look forward to another one soonishly, which is a nice byproduct of your creative frustration : )

Coincidentally, I was digging through some folder or other and found a random DW drawing from years ago and exclaimed 'ack! I can caricature him better!' and so promptly did. (my new userpic)

Merry Fishmas

Date: 2009-07-21 11:30 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] twirlynoodle.livejournal.com
Your wish has been granted, sir! Happy Hogswatch to you too.


Date: 2009-07-22 04:37 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] putri-nih.livejournal.com

Date: 2009-07-22 04:16 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] jesskat.livejournal.com
"Blink" is the best episode of any TV show ever, anywhere.

Date: 2009-07-22 12:20 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] wizardelfgirl.livejournal.com
Jeez, you gave me a scare! I saw your drawing when you first posted it, and now I come back and the look had changed! Creepy!

Date: 2009-07-22 12:29 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] twirlynoodle.livejournal.com
Hmm, what? I didn't do anything, if the drawing changed then it did so itself. By the way, it's looking at you ...

Date: 2009-07-22 12:31 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] lisafeld.livejournal.com
Yee! I think you got his sense of energy and intensity perfect.

Date: 2009-07-22 01:08 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] conga-chili.livejournal.com
I JUST started season 2. Miss Christopher Eccleston already. =( I suppose eventually I'll get used to how bird-like you've described the new doctor ;)

Date: 2009-07-22 01:22 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] twirlynoodle.livejournal.com
Mr Eccleston does have it sewn up in the 'dramatic depth' department.

That said, The Christmas Invasion is a great example of throwing a character in the deep end and establishing them right away, even before he knows who he is – no backstory or expository scenes, just HELLO THIS IS THE DOCTOR. Who can I show this to ...

Date: 2009-07-22 03:57 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] trekphan.livejournal.com
As always... I love your art!

Date: 2009-07-22 04:04 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] bluejeans07.livejournal.com
HEEE!!! DOCTOR!!! <3<3<3<3<3

We have to arrange season 3 marathon sometime!

Date: 2009-07-22 04:07 am (UTC)
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Date: 2009-07-22 05:24 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] twirlynoodle.livejournal.com
I WILL WATCH THEM ALL eventually. :)

Date: 2009-07-22 04:59 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] iseepurplehair.livejournal.com
The eyes follow you wherever you go, à la the statue of Jayne in "Firefly".

Omg The Lazarus Experiment :D Gatiss awesomeness aside, that's such a good episode. Things get better in s3, too, from a hormonal perspective as you put it. s4 is ever better, with a more old-school Doctor-companion dynamic.

Date: 2009-07-22 05:35 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] twirlynoodle.livejournal.com
Funny, it just feels like he's looking at my right arm. I've always been pretty bad at getting characters to make eye contact with the viewer ... if it looks right from one angle it'll look wring when I move the paper, and by all rights it shouldn't work that way.

I thought it was in s3 that the hormones really started flying, with Martha or whoever ... looking forward to the return to 'old-school' though, very much. Part of what first attracted me to the series was the novelty of a male character and a female character being friends and, for lack of a better term, cohabiting, but not making with the sex or even the googoo eyes. What madness!

Date: 2009-07-22 06:51 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] jesspallas.livejournal.com
Part of what first attracted me to the series was the novelty of a male character and a female character being friends and, for lack of a better term, cohabiting, but not making with the sex or even the googoo eyes. What madness!

You'll definately like series 4 then. That sentence sums up Donna and the Doctor nicely. :)

Date: 2009-07-22 05:53 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] putri-nih.livejournal.com
I thought it was in s3 that the hormones really started flying, with Martha or whoever

Naw, none of that shippy stuff. The "kiss" on the first episode was a genetic transfer. (don't worry, this isn't a spoiler, the Beeb ran the "genetic transfer" ads for season 3 plenty of times). I like s3! Shakespeare tons though :P

Season 4 I like The Unicorn and The Wasp along with Turn Left best.

Date: 2009-07-22 10:49 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] azvolrien.livejournal.com
...'k, that's a bit scary. Stop staring at me, Ten.

Date: 2009-07-22 12:28 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] dejablue7.livejournal.com
Hah! That's an awesome drawing XD

Date: 2009-07-22 06:45 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] taipa.livejournal.com
Awesome drawing is awesome!

.. and clearly needs to be made into an icon. Can you release an icon of it?

Date: 2009-07-22 07:00 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] twirlynoodle.livejournal.com
If you want to make an icon of it, you're more than welcome ... I make boring icons. Square around head! Done! :)

Date: 2009-07-23 02:22 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] ubiquitouspitt.livejournal.com
This is great!!! What a nose. Dammit, stop tipping me towards the edge of fandom--!

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