WHO189: The 7th Doctor and Ace find the happiest totalitarian state ever. Jimmy, Dom, and Fr. Cory talk about this Orwellian Candy Land where sadness is outlawed and the punishment is death by candy in what was supposed to be a parody of Thatcherism and Margaret Thatcher.
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- 13 Songs, 13 Doctors: “Wild Wild Vest” – 7th Doctor (Escape Club parody) – YouTube
- The Archbishop of Canterbury’s Easter Sermon that references The Happiness Patrol
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