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(Prospect Magazine (UK))   70 fanboys from around the world gathered in a Swiss town to re-enact Conan Doyle's story that killed off Sherlock Holmes, at precisely the same time 770 moped riders with fake mustaches competed in an unusual mountain pass race sponsored by Red Bull   ( ) divider line
    More: Strange, Fanboys, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes, Switzerland, town, Professor Moriarty, purpose in life, Pasadena, California  
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2012-11-02 02:54:41 PM  
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Good for that site. Now show me the damn article.
2012-11-02 04:01:54 PM  
1 vote:
I've got a black belt in baritsu, so I'm really getting a kick out of these replies.
2012-11-02 03:57:27 PM  
1 vote:
The site wanted my cookies but they can get their own damn cookies. I closed the tab, too bad for them.
2012-11-02 02:57:03 PM  
1 vote:
I'll watch Jeremy Brett plummet from the falls any day of the week!
2012-11-02 02:56:28 PM  
1 vote:
A chubby boy in the guise of a 19th century mountain guide sits on a sedan chair with his accordion; from time to time and for no reason, he pops on a false beard, then pops it off again, the elastic cutting into his cheeks. A sly, fastidious man is half-introduced. His name is Snork, he says, or Stark or Hark or Bark or Snark-it's impossible to hear him until the music stops; at which moment, I catch only the end of his sentence "... and so this is where they invented meringue.'"

Am I drunk? Or not drunk enough?
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