Jodie Whittaker made her first appearance as The Doctor this evening, uttering one line before

apparently causing multiple systems failures in the TARDIS and being ejected therefrom.

I found the line unintelligible. Did anyone understand it?

  • 8
    Something about poor ratings and the need to get a new writing team.
    – Valorum
    Dec 26, 2017 at 0:59
  • I heard "Oh, Berlin!" which seemed like a catchphrase of old Doctors, so I liked it.. I want it to remain that way.. :)
    – user931
    Dec 28, 2017 at 6:07
  • Lots of planets have a north. Dec 28, 2017 at 18:38

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The official subtitle on BBC iPlayer reads

"Oh, brilliant!"

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    That's exactly what I heard
    – HorusKol
    Dec 26, 2017 at 12:22
  • @HorusKol - The official subtitles, especially on a broadcast as high-profile as this, would come directly from the makers rather than being transcribed from the episode.
    – Valorum
    Dec 26, 2017 at 12:23
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    I know - I meant more that it sounded pretty clear to me what she said.
    – HorusKol
    Dec 27, 2017 at 6:34

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