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  • n. Plural form of pepperpot.


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  • Instead, we have new pepperpots that are somewhat taller (apparently so that the eyestalks could have an eyeline with Karen Gillan, who's nearly six feet tall), come in bright shiny colors like the movie Daleks from the sixties ... and have bustles.

    And here we are with Doctor Eleven...hrm

  • And the Daleks themselves are pretty memorable here, though Whitaker seems a bit confused about their size - three feet high at one point, four foot six at another, though the illustrations are of our "normal" sized pepperpots.

    March Books 25) Doctor Who and the Daleks

  • Censoring librarians: In defense of two outraged Kentucky pepperpots

    Harry Potter and the Deathly Borings « The Retort

  • An unfortunate quarrel between our pepperpots marked the outset of our new stage.

    The Lost World

  • Daleks in Manhatten when Ten beats his chest and seemingly dares one of the pepperpots to

    Irish Blogs

  • Before the new series even started, writer Russell T. Davies asked us to accept that they had been wiped out in an epic skirmish with the Lords (who have since also come back, but a lot less frequently because … well, they ain't half as knaff as the shrill-voiced pepperpots).

    Irish Blogs

  • The genocidal pepperpots have appeared roughly once a year like clockwork since the new series came back, and - given they are effectively made extinct each time - it doesn't really establish them as a credible threat.

    Irish Blogs

  • He eventually changed his mind after learning that Steven Moffat is using the pepperpots in season five.



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