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Doctor Who "Bigger on the inside..."

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Old January 20 2013, 04:59 AM   #1
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My mind wanders, so I often wonder...

To discuss:

Mary Poppins from Galifrey?
Thoughts?
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Old January 20 2013, 05:17 AM   #2
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Re: My mind wanders, so I often wonder...

In the sense of being a weirdly inspirational, quirky and reality-bending individual... well, yes, she could be. As good an explanation as any!
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Old January 20 2013, 05:20 AM   #3
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So, her carpet bag is actually a Tardis?
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Old January 20 2013, 05:24 AM   #4
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I wonder if PL Travers ever saw Doctor Who? As she lived long enough to dislike the Disney version of Mary Poppins she might have done...
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Old January 20 2013, 09:45 AM   #5
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Re: My mind wanders, so I often wonder...

I've always maintained that Mary Poppins, Oscar the Grouch and Snoopy are all Time Lords.
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Old January 20 2013, 02:55 PM   #6
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^ Good point! I have assumed that James Bond is also a Time Lord, but for other than TARDIS-possessing reasons.
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Old January 20 2013, 05:11 PM   #7
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A little tangential, but would the doctor say "My mind wonders, so I often wander..."?
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Old January 20 2013, 05:13 PM   #8
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Like it!
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Old January 21 2013, 12:54 AM   #9
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Emh wrote: View Post
I've always maintained that Mary Poppins, Oscar the Grouch and Snoopy are all Time Lords.
I remember, as a kid, my sister trying to explain the Tardis to me. I said, "OH, so it's like Snoopy's doghouse!"

So, yes, I can totally see how Snoopy is actually a Time Lord in disguise.
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Old January 21 2013, 05:05 AM   #10
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Re: My mind wanders, so I often wonder...

So Woodstock is a companion?
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Old January 21 2013, 05:03 PM   #11
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And I guess the cat next door that we never see other than a paw swiping at Snoopy is the Master or another disgruntled TimeLord?

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Old January 21 2013, 05:07 PM   #12
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Emh wrote: View Post
I've always maintained that Mary Poppins, Oscar the Grouch and Snoopy are all Time Lords.
Is it bad that I really want there to be a crossover where this happens?
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Old January 21 2013, 08:29 PM   #13
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auntiehill wrote: View Post
So, her carpet bag is actually a Tardis?
Well, it was bigger on the inside.
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Old January 21 2013, 08:30 PM   #14
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I'd say it's more likely her umbrella is a TARDIS with a perception filter.
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Old January 21 2013, 08:30 PM   #15
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Romulan_spy wrote: View Post
auntiehill wrote: View Post
So, her carpet bag is actually a Tardis?
Well, it was bigger on the inside.
That's so last Companion....Now we say "It's smaller on the outside"
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