Konata Izumi wrote:
Classic Who was rarely mundane in any way, but there was the very casual mood of the main character. Completely differently distinctive.
"Rarely mundane"? Are you kidding? The series starts in a junkyard!
ISOBEL: "Hey! That's a jolly outfit. Would you mind posing for me?"
YATES: "Fancy a dance, Brigadier?"
BRIGADIER: "It's kind of you, Captain Yates. I think I'd rather have a pint."
"My father, he was a cane cutter. "
"Exactly. Now, if no one had used sugar, your father wouldn't have been a cane cutter."
"If this sugar thing had never started, my great-grandfather wouldn't have been kidnapped, chained up, and sold in Kingston in the first place. I'd be an African."