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20th Mar '16 3:22:22 PM Sharlee
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** As well as Britney Spears' "Toxic" being referred to as "a traditional ballad". Also a ContinuityNod to "The Chase", when Viki called the Beatles' performance "classical music".

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** As well as Britney Spears' "Toxic" being referred to as "a traditional ballad". Also a ContinuityNod to "The Chase", when Viki Vicki called the Beatles' performance "classical music".
20th Mar '16 3:20:36 PM Sharlee
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** As well as Britney Spears' "Toxic" being referred to as "a traditional ballad".

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** As well as Britney Spears' "Toxic" being referred to as "a traditional ballad". Also a ContinuityNod to "The Chase", when Viki called the Beatles' performance "classical music".
26th Dec '15 5:12:01 PM JulietF2
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** Cassandra is titled as the Last Human, though it's later revealed that she is the last full blooded human and that humans merely mixed into other species, it's also revealed humans were not the only earth species to do this.

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** Cassandra is titled as the Last Human, though it's later revealed that she is the last full blooded human and that humans merely mixed into other species, it's species. It's also revealed humans were not the only earth species to do this.
25th Dec '15 5:14:35 PM Trogdor
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** A jukebox is called an [=iPod=], and an ostrich is pretty much called a dragon.

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** A jukebox is called an [=iPod=], and an ostrich is pretty much called described like a dragon.



-->'''Rose:''' ''(as Cassandra dries out)'' Aren't you going to save her?

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-->'''Rose:''' ''(as Cassandra dries out)'' Aren't you going to save her?Help her.



* UsefulNotes/{{Transgender}}: Cassandra, considering she reveals that she was born a boy, but is still referred to as "lady".
11th Dec '15 7:27:57 PM Trogdor
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* DepartmentofRedundancyDepartment / ShapedLikeItself: "They're just so alien. The aliens are so alien. You look at them... and they're alien."

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* DepartmentofRedundancyDepartment DepartmentOfRedundancyDepartment / ShapedLikeItself: "They're just so alien. The aliens are so alien. You look at them... and they're alien."
23rd Nov '15 9:56:38 AM Silverblade2
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* LastOfHisKind: Cassandra is titled as the Last Human, though it's later revealed that she is the last full blooded human and that humans merely mixed into other species, it's also revealed humans were not the only earth species to do this.

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* LastOfHisKind: LastOfHisKind:
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Cassandra is titled as the Last Human, though it's later revealed that she is the last full blooded human and that humans merely mixed into other species, it's also revealed humans were not the only earth species to do this.
15th Sep '15 3:10:00 PM Scorntex
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* AlternativeCalendar: Set in the far-future year [[AlternateCalendar "5.5/Apple/26"]]. A year with a number so large that it has been abbreviated through various forms of semantics. The Doctor helpfully translates that this means it's around the year Five Billion.



* AmbiguousTimePeriod: Set in the far-future year [[AlternateCalendar "5.5/Apple/26"]]. A year with a number so large that it has been abbreviated through various forms of semantics. This system of dating wouldn't be kept; sequels to this episode imply it took place in the year 5 billion.



* {{Foreshadowing}}: The big reveal is set up early, first when Jabe tries analysing The Doctor's species, and refuses to believe it, and second when they're alone, and she tells him it's a miracle he even exists.



* IronicEcho: As The Doctor and Rose talk about the people coming to visit Satellite One, Rose asks if he means people or aliens, to which he responds "depends how you mean people". Later, when Cassandra is caught by The Doctor, he angrily states people have died. Cassandra just blithely shoots back "that depends how you mean people".



** The Doctor reveals he is the last of a people known as Time Lords.

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** The Doctor reveals he is the last of a people known as the Time Lords.


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-->'''Rose:''' ''(as Cassandra dries out)'' Aren't you going to save her?
-->'''The Doctor:''' ''(glaring)'' Everything has its time and everything dies.
6th Sep '15 9:31:01 AM Sharlee
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** Also, why does Platform One even ''have'' a manual "lower sun filter" option for its occupied chambers?
31st Jul '15 1:15:00 PM nighttrainfm
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-->"Oh, they call themselves New humans and Proto-humans and Digi-humans, even Humanish, but you know what I call them? ''Mongrels.''"


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* DisappointedByTheMotive: Cassandra's original plan was to manufacture a hostage situation, then use the compensation money to fund more operations.
-->'''Doctor:''' Five billion years, and it still comes down to money.


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* FateWorseThanDeath: When Cassandra suggests Rose could be "flatter", Rose immediately says she'd rather die.
17th Jul '15 8:41:08 PM DoctorNemesis
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* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: After playing it up around the bizarre guests and conventions of the Platform, the Doctor clearly realises he might have been a bit hasty in bringing Rose five billion years to the future when he sees her stagger out of the room on the verge of a culture shock breakdown.


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* WhatTheHellHero: The Doctor isn't impressed by Rose's slightly xenophobic reactions to the aliens on the Platform ("Good thing I didn't take you to the DeepSouth."). Rose, in turn, isn't particularly pleased to learn that the TARDIS's TranslationConvention circuits rearrange how her mind works without her knowledge or consent -- particularly since the Doctor chose to make snide remarks about her culture shock instead of telling her this ("No, you were too busy making cheap shots about the Deep South!").
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