Browsing All posts tagged under »sherlock«

Introducing Holmes

November 13, 2014 by


Harnessing the power of impatience and unpredictability… May cause crime solving, bee keeping, and a hatred of the violin.

TV Taught Me How to Feel Now Real Life Has No Appeal

May 10, 2013 by


Cause I feel like I’m the worst So I always act like I’m the best I’m gonna live, I’m gonna fly, I’m gonna fail, I’m gonna die.   Alternate visuals courtesy of multiKitten and Sherlock this time.   Link to playlist here.  

What if Sherlock Never Actually Existed?

April 25, 2012 by


So in Australia today is for remembering. It’s a memorial of a horrific military action and is meant as a day for honouring those who participate in all forms of war, and remembering the sacrifices they’ve made and acknowledging the fallen and those who lived through it. So today I thought you might like this […]

Synthesising Pseudoephedrine From N-Methylamphetamine

March 21, 2012 by


These are the things I would like to share with you today. First this: Synthesising Pseudoephedrine From N-Methylamphetamine Over in the US it has apparently become so difficult to get hold of pseudoephedrine (Sudafed), that a pair of eloquently named researchers have published a paper explaining how to manufacture it out of crystal meth. I […]

Men Are Able to Trust One Another, Knowing the Exact Degree of Dishonesty They Are Entitled to Expect. — Stephen Leacock

March 6, 2012 by


Me: What? This is my innocent face. Arkem: I think that’s the problem. Me: You find my innocent face suspicious. Arkem: Well, you never lapse into that expression by accident. Which means I have to wonder why you’re representing yourself as being particularly innocent at this moment. Me: You’re right. That is suspicious. If you […]

Arthurian Robin Hood Sherlock

February 28, 2012 by


So on Friday night I read A Study in Scarlet. It was shorter than I remembered. But then, it’s been a while since I’ve read it. Possibly a very long while. I started to feel these echoes of familiarity as soon as I laid eyes on the inscription on the first page and the feeling […]

It’s Not Just Doctor Who That Worships the British

October 24, 2011 by


So today I’ve decided to give the BBC all my love. Paul sat me down to watch the pilot of something last week over lunch and the BBC logo came up on the screen and I instantly went, Aw. And sat forward in my seat. Because I have expectations I do. Although I hadn’t realised […]

In Retrospect, I Should Have Seen It Coming

October 17, 2011 by


Friday Was spent relating to a sociopath and questioning the limits of my self-control. And, you know, causing people to laugh at me. Me: …that’s normal, right? Arkem: Indeed Me: Oh good. I’m… not totally sure what constitutes normal right now. Arkem: Is it important? …. And shouldn’t you be working? Me: I am! I […]