can you imagine if twitter existed in the 1800s
abe lincoln tweeting shit like “wow this play sucks just shoot me”
HE WAS SHOT IN 1865
if someone gave me the option to fast-forward my life to when series 3 comes out i think i’d take it
it’s not like i’d miss anything
i wish someone loved me the way Jay Gatsby loves Daisy
NO YOU DON’T
Always remember that you are not worthless, organs are extremely expensive on the black market
My roommate and I just looked this up and your bone marrow alone is worth $23 million. 23 million dollars. So if you ever kidnap someone, don’t hold them for ransom, just keep them in a vegetative state and slowly sell their bone marrow on the black market.
now ur talkin
Right so im walking home and I see this guy rolling a cigarette under a streetlamp and when he clicked his lighter THE FUCKING STREETLIGHT WENT OUT
I stopped in my tracks and stared at this guy who looks up at me then to his lighter and hes as surprised as me then he takes his thumb off the trigger and THE STREETLIGHT TURNS BACK ON
HE GAVE THE MOST SURPRISED LOOK OF ANYONE EVER AND THEN SHOUTED “LATER MUGGLES” AND FUCKING RAN OFF
AM I DREAMING
this quote fits perfectly w/ superwholock i am cry
Thank you, Jimmy Fallon.
Last night, while watching Benedict on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy started talking about #letsdrawsherlock, and I was immediately wary. I’m sure any fan watching was expecting a repeat of the Graham Norton fiasco, where Norton pulled out explicit Johnlock fanart to show Martin on the show, clearly making fun of the art, the artists, and the ship.
Instead, Jimmy was nothing but respectful and impressed with the fanartists’ talent. As you can see in these caps, that’s even the title of Benedict’s segment on Fallon’s website - “Benedict Cumberbatch Has Talented Fans.” Let’s count the things Jimmy Fallon did right that are in direct opposition to what Norton did wrong:
- He chose art that would be easily recognized as “good” by non-fans. This isn’t to say that the art Norton showed was bad, but there is a lot of fanart that is less technically skilled because, well, it’s done by non-professionals who are still honing their craft. Other fans appreciate it because we understand the intent and emotion that went into it and often watch artists develop over time, but a non-fan mainstream audience might not see anything special. Jimmy chose pieces that are technically awesome - he put fanart’s best face forward, so to speak. Nobody can use the technical skill as something to laugh at here.
- He kept shipping out of it. I ship johnlock as hard as anyone, but a non-fan mainstream audience doesn’t understand ships, much less slash. Regardless of the fact that there are some technically awesome and beautiful johnlock works in Let’s Draw Sherlock, much of Jimmy’s audience would laugh at them instead of appreciate their beauty. Again, Jimmy is specifically avoiding works that would be easily laughed at.
- He showers them with praise. They’re awesome, the fans are great and talented. Not once does he encourage either the studio or home audience to laugh at either the art or the artist. He is impressed, he wants his audience to be impressed. The studio audience responds in kind - they seem to come into it expecting to see things to laugh at, but are startled and a bit quiet when Jimmy pulls out the Van Gogh. They do laugh with Rosie, since that one clearly has a bit of humor in it. And they cheer for King Tut.
This is how you present fan art on your show respectfully. There was still a little humor with Rosie, it didn’t get overly serious. The studio (and likely home) audience were clearly entertained. Benedict wasn’t embarrassed. Hopefully the artists are pleased with how their art was presented (I haven’t seen anything from any of them).
I’ve often been lukewarm on Jimmy Fallon, but this earned him a new fan.
you never really know someone until you play uno with them and the motherfuckin asshole hits you with a draw four
i was asked to make it rebloggable, i hope this helps in some way xx
I CAN’T BELIEVE GAVIN ACTUALLY SHOT AND EDITED THIS SCENE UGH I FEEL LIKE A PROUD MOTHER I HOPE HE GOT TO USE HIS PHANTOM FLEX
And then there’s the twins…
We made a Sherlocky thing
Part of that cast - A part of your world parody
by ThePursuitOfHobbitness (theDawnAvenue & JensenFreckleLips)
Maybe he’s right. Maybe there is something the matter with me.
I just don’t see how Moffat who creates such wonderful shows could be bad
Look at this cast, isn’t it neat?
Wouldn’t you think the ensemble’s complete?
Wouldn’t you think it’s a show,
A show that has everything ?
Look at Moftiss
How many “falls” can a fangirl’s heart hold ?
Watching them film there you think
Sure, they got everything
They’ve got skulls and umbrellas a plenty
They’ve got milk, microscopes, a harpoon
You want a pink mobile phone?
They’ve got twenty!
Do I care ?
No big deal
I want Beeeeeeeeen (Cuuumbeeerbatch)
I wanna be where the crew will be
I wanna see, wanna see them acting
Walking around in those - what do you call ‘em?
Oh - costumes!
Writing your fanfics won’t get you far
Props are required for real directing
Strolling along down to 221 - Bbbbbbb
Up where they solve, up where they run ,
Up where they juggle chairs in the sun
To feel like a Free(-man)
Wish I could be
Part of that cast
What would I give if I could live out there in London?
What would I pay to spend a day with Benny and Martin?
Bet’cha on set they’d understand
Bet they won’t reprimand us fangirls
Sick of Setlock
Canon shall be
And ready to know what the writers know
Ask ‘em my questions and get some answers
What’s meant with rat and how does Sherly - what’s the word?
Fake his own death ?
Holdin’ my breath
when I explore a certain “Speedys” next to my door
‘way from tumblr
Wish I could be
Part of that cast