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A bright, early, morning, a long line of fans queued outside a soon-to-open shop, and a Reg reporter. No, dear readers, you haven't missed an iPhone release, but instead the public emergence of the Dr Who pop-up store, a merchandise outlet erected by the avaricious cunning folk at BBC Licensing, who've decided to give Australian …

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Paris Hilton

Second picture, girl in TARDIS dress...

...are they bigger on the inside?

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Paris Hilton

Re: Second picture, girl in TARDIS dress...

And if they are bigger, then she would no doubt respond thus...

"Are you pleased to see me or is that a Sonic-Screwdriver in your pocket?"

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Anonymous Coward

Re: Second picture, girl in TARDIS dress...

Careful chaps, Adria Richards might be monitoring this thread.

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Anonymous Coward

Hopefully they can materialise one even further south,...

when Peter Jackson directs an episode.

http://www.stuff.co.nz/entertainment/tv/8546834/Time-Lords-rally-for-Sir-Peter

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Meh

If the Beeb *really* wanted to reach out to more Whovians, they would have opened up their store in Brisbane. SEQ has the biggest pop-culture... er... culture in Australia, based on convention attendance numbers.

Heck, we sustain two version of the Supanova pop-culture con within 100Km of each other (6 months apart, granted).

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Re: Meh

One hundred kelvin metres? What's that a measure of?

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" ... Dr Who homewares, a range of crockery and other kitchen kit."

That's it. It's jumped the flying shark.

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Re: " ... Dr Who homewares, a range of crockery and other kitchen kit."

"That's it. It's jumped the flying shark."

plus the shark has a frikkin' laser strapped to its head.

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Re: " ... Dr Who homewares, a range of crockery and other kitchen kit."

That's not a laser, it's a screwdriver!

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Re: " ... Dr Who homewares, a range of crockery and other kitchen kit."

But the original Daleks were made with sink plungers, egg whisks and pepper pots..

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Anonymous Coward

Cheap Tat merchandise

It's a pity that the Doctor Who merchandise has been cheaped out and cost reduced pretty badly over time... just compare the 10th and 11th Doctor Time Control TARDIS toys..

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Unhappy

Damn, I'm old ...

I remember Newtown *before* it was hip ...

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Cute Dr who fans...

Reminds me

I must polish my Tardis USB hub.

No, that's NOT an euphemism.

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Also in Newtown

The venue the Vanguard where the Star Wars Burlesque show first ran and also "The Batman Follies of 1929" and "Wizard of Oz Burlesque".

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