Popeye was a comic strip featuring a character of the same name. Malcolm enjoyed reading it when he was six years old in 1963. It had a character named Wimpy, who lent his name to London's Wimpy Bar. (PROSE: Time and Relative)

The Fourth Doctor whistled the theme to Popeye while visiting a Shanghai dock in 1937. (PROSE: The Shadow of Weng-Chiang)

The Tenth Doctor described Popeye as being "hopelessly addicted to spinach and skinny women." Popeye's girlfriend Olive Oyl had a brother called Castor, leading the Doctor to joke that the spaceship Castor may have been named after him. (PROSE: Wooden Heart)

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