Starbug enters a fog in space containing devices that create false realities, where the crew find a time machine, where they meet themselves 15 years in the future and engage in a space battle, when they learn their future selves are corrupt time travelers who are experiencing the very best of history. Written by
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"Out of Time" was written minutes before it was filmed which led to the use of an autocue thanks to lack of rehearsal time. In addition to this, parts of it were being written during the filming so the actors kept seeing new lines appearing on the autocues whilst they were performing in front of the studio audience. See more
Do you know what it is about Lister that makes me want to puke? That makes me want to jab his eyes with an ice-pick? Everything, that's what! Especially his simple-minded, gerbil-faced optimism! And the Cat; what an unbelievable git! And Kryten; if he doesn't change pronto, I swear I'm going to attach jump leads to his nipple nuts and fry him like cajun catfish!
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