I found 2013 to be a great year for discovery and experience in the arts, from theatre and music to television, film, and books. I have compiled a top 20 list of my favorites, with the hope that they might resonate with readers.
For more handcrafted nerdery, and bonus creepy tree points, head to Etsy for a Weeping Angel tree topper. Just don't Blink when gazing at your decorations, opening your presents... and better not sleep on Christmas Eve either.
Why are Time Lords essential? In a phrase, it's because I think the whole series is about one thing in all its storytelling fantasy: the extraordinary celebration of the creativity and durability of the human spirit.
Taking a vacation can be all about escape -- and the same can be said about losing ourselves in the movies and TV shows we love. It's only natural, then, for film and TV buffs to combine the two when we travel by visiting famous filming locations around the world.
The mad complexity of Lost merits a grand, glorious finale that will keep people talking for years to come. If the show's writers don't deliver, we may never again see a show as demanding and uniquely entertaining as theirs.