History Quotes / TheWatson

7th Apr '15 10:01:36 AM nombretomado
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->''"''[P]''lot-wise, [[DoctorWho the companion’s]] job is fairly straightforward. They’re supposed to act in a particular way within the narrative. In that regard they’re fairly interchangeable. Most basic plots would work with any companion. Nothing about what Jo Grant does is that noticeably different from what Mel or Rose or even Romana would do in a similar situation. Yes, the flavor of it would change - the dialogue changes, and some of the mechanisms by which characters accomplish things change, but the basic shape they fill in a plot is the same. Which leads to a sort of diminishing returns--- all you can do with them is switch the iconography around. A knife-wielding savage! A bossy Australian stewardess! [[StuntCasting Bonnie Langford!]]"''

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->''"''[P]''lot-wise, [[DoctorWho [[Series/DoctorWho the companion’s]] job is fairly straightforward. They’re supposed to act in a particular way within the narrative. In that regard they’re fairly interchangeable. Most basic plots would work with any companion. Nothing about what Jo Grant does is that noticeably different from what Mel or Rose or even Romana would do in a similar situation. Yes, the flavor of it would change - the dialogue changes, and some of the mechanisms by which characters accomplish things change, but the basic shape they fill in a plot is the same. Which leads to a sort of diminishing returns--- all you can do with them is switch the iconography around. A knife-wielding savage! A bossy Australian stewardess! [[StuntCasting Bonnie Langford!]]"''
29th Sep '14 7:27:43 PM johnnyfog
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->"Is there anything else that puzzles you?"

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->"Is !!!Fiction
->''"Is
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->[P]''lot-wise, [[DoctorWho the companion’s]] job is fairly straightforward. They’re supposed to act in a particular way within the narrative. In that regard they’re fairly interchangeable. Most basic plots would work with any companion. Nothing about what Jo Grant does is that noticeably different from what Mel or Rose or even Romana would do in a similar situation. Yes, the flavor of it would change - the dialogue changes, and some of the mechanisms by which characters accomplish things change, but the basic shape they fill in a plot is the same. Which leads to a sort of diminishing returns - all you can do with them is switch the iconography around. A knife-wielding savage! A bossy Australian stewardess! Bonnie Langford!''

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->[P]''lot-wise, !!!On works
->''"''[P]''lot-wise,
[[DoctorWho the companion’s]] job is fairly straightforward. They’re supposed to act in a particular way within the narrative. In that regard they’re fairly interchangeable. Most basic plots would work with any companion. Nothing about what Jo Grant does is that noticeably different from what Mel or Rose or even Romana would do in a similar situation. Yes, the flavor of it would change - the dialogue changes, and some of the mechanisms by which characters accomplish things change, but the basic shape they fill in a plot is the same. Which leads to a sort of diminishing returns - returns--- all you can do with them is switch the iconography around. A knife-wielding savage! A bossy Australian stewardess! [[StuntCasting Bonnie Langford!''Langford!]]"''
1st Nov '13 5:56:49 PM johnnyfog
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-->-- '''Pinkie Pie''', ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', [[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E24MysteryOnTheFriendshipExpress MMMystery on the Friendship Express]]

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-->-- '''Pinkie Pie''', ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', [[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E24MysteryOnTheFriendshipExpress MMMystery on the Friendship Express]]Express]]

->[P]''lot-wise, [[DoctorWho the companion’s]] job is fairly straightforward. They’re supposed to act in a particular way within the narrative. In that regard they’re fairly interchangeable. Most basic plots would work with any companion. Nothing about what Jo Grant does is that noticeably different from what Mel or Rose or even Romana would do in a similar situation. Yes, the flavor of it would change - the dialogue changes, and some of the mechanisms by which characters accomplish things change, but the basic shape they fill in a plot is the same. Which leads to a sort of diminishing returns - all you can do with them is switch the iconography around. A knife-wielding savage! A bossy Australian stewardess! Bonnie Langford!''
-->-- '''[[http://www.philipsandifer.com/2013/11/outside-government-reset.html Phil Sandifer]]'''

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15th Aug '13 2:41:42 PM cupfulofeathers
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->"Is there anything else that puzzles you?"
-->-- '''Sherlock Holmes''', ''A Study In Scarlet''
25th May '13 6:54:26 PM CyberTiger88
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->And Twilight will be my lowly assistant who asks silly questions with obvious answers.

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->And ->[[InvokedTrope And Twilight will be my lowly assistant who asks silly questions with obvious answers.answers]].
10th Aug '12 7:39:11 AM CyberTiger88
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->'''Pinkie Pie''': And Twilight will be my lowly assistant who asks silly questions with obvious answers.
-->-- ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', [[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E24MysteryOnTheFriendshipExpress MMMystery on the Friendship Express]]

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->'''Pinkie Pie''': And ->And Twilight will be my lowly assistant who asks silly questions with obvious answers.
-->-- '''Pinkie Pie''', ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', [[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E24MysteryOnTheFriendshipExpress MMMystery on the Friendship Express]]
8th Apr '12 5:02:58 AM Dragon_Ranger
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-->-- ''MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', [[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E24MysteryOnTheFriendshipExpress MMMystery on the Friendship Express]]

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-->-- ''MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', [[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E24MysteryOnTheFriendshipExpress MMMystery on the Friendship Express]]
7th Apr '12 2:26:24 PM belarin
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'''Pinkie Pie''': And Twilight will be my lowly assistant who asks silly questions with obvious answers.

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'''Pinkie ->'''Pinkie Pie''': And Twilight will be my lowly assistant who asks silly questions with obvious answers.
7th Apr '12 2:25:53 PM belarin
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-->--''Series/DirkGently''

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-->--''Series/DirkGently''-->--''Series/DirkGently''

'''Pinkie Pie''': And Twilight will be my lowly assistant who asks silly questions with obvious answers.
-->-- ''MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'', [[Recap/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagicS2E24MysteryOnTheFriendshipExpress MMMystery on the Friendship Express]]
21st Mar '12 2:27:02 AM Bronzethumb
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'''Dirk''': No... That is to say, [[LampshadeHanging you are the grit around which the pearl of truth often forms]]. Your [[UnfazedEveryman plain-speaking everyman]] perspective is useful counterpoint to... And you're a very good sounding board for my more outlandish theories.\\

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'''Dirk''': No... That is to say, [[LampshadeHanging you are the grit around which the pearl of truth often forms]]. Your [[UnfazedEveryman plain-speaking everyman]] perspective is useful counterpoint to... And you're a very good sounding board for my more outlandish theories.theories...\\
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