Doctor Who isn't just for British people or nerds. Even if you don't know the difference between a Cyberman or a Silurian, there's a good chance that you've unknowingly been exposed to the long-running sci-fi series at some point in your daily life. After enduring 50 years, Who has become so ingrained in pop culture that references abound — from Daleks on Rugrats to license plate holders reading "My other car is a TARDIS." There's no escaping the ubiquity of the Time Lord, so in honor of Doctor Who's 50th anniversary, we've gathered 10 of the best examples of the Doctor's mysterious timey-wimey power in our world.
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