this is mildly terrifying
I SWEAR TO GOD WHEN THIS FANDOM IS NOT ON DRUGS IT MAKES SOME OF THE BEST GIFSETS
people who think the modern bbc sherlock fandom is crazy
no you dont understand
sherlock holmes fans have always been crazy
when conan doyle killed him off they wore black bands in the streets in mourning and protested so much that he was forced to resurrect him due to the sheer demand
the sherlock fandom has always been crazy
I remember it as the place of countless streets winding up and down, past colorful cafés where a hundred tongues were spoken, and often a street would end in shadowy darkness which a man would be foolhardy to enter alone. Yes, Mr. Bartell, that was the Casbah that Sherlock Holmes and I knew in that winter of Ninety-Nine.
→ Murder in the Casbah / original airdate Dec. 3, 1945
Be sure to catch this series on youtube if only for the shameless Petri wine product placement.
Wait, Babes, you haven’t heard the radio series yet? It’s flawless. Each episode begins with the host-narrator-advertiser guy going to visit Watson in his house in California where he lives with his dogs and the product placement is just ridiculous and the stories are great one of ‘em introduced me to this, basically a major Mary Sue, but I was about 12 at the time and it gave me major feels and I drew fanart and everything.