The American Doctor Who

Posted: December 1, 2010 in Threat Quality

I just wanted to bring this up because I was thinking about it (after watching the leaked clip of Craig Ferguson’s cold open for his Doctor Who episode):  America had a version of Doctor Who that fairly well captured the ideals of the British original, but also catered to American sensibilities (namely:  not liking history, liking explosions).

It was called MacGyver.

  1. Yeah, and he didn’t even have a sonic screwdriver. Just an analog screwdriver. And duct tape.

  2. Jeff Holland says:

    “Sonic” is just what they call duct tape in England, anyway.

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