Best. Web. Comic. Evah.
"Home on the Strange" is about two fangeeks who turned out to be normal, yet still embrace their inner nerdity. You may understand why this might appeal to me. Plus, the Doctor Who two-parter (excerpted above) is the best thing ever ever ever. I swear the next time an evangelical comes to my door, they'll get an earful about the man who went all about Gallifrey.
Tip o' the TARDIS to KLCtheBookworm.
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