Dr. Who is coming back

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To herald this momentous news on the Today programme, they played a previous clip of John Humphrys interviewing a dalek. It's really a classic. Part of the exchange went like this (you can hear the full version here:

*Humphrys*: Good morning. *Dalek*: GOOD MORNING. I WAS PROMISED SUE MCGREGOR! [becoming more shrill and insistent] WHO ARE YOU? *Humphrys*: I'm John Humphrys. *Dalek*: NOT FOR LONG. EXTERMINATE!! *Humphrys*: I think many people think that...

Of course, Tom Baker is the one true Doctor... The classic theme music (written by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop in the days long before synthesisers were common) is also the best SciFi theme music ever.

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