"As a joke, Arthur Conan Doyle once sent five letters to five friends that read, “We are discovered, flee immediately”, to see what they would do. One of them disappeared and Conan Doyle never saw him again."
QI (E Series - Espionage)
it’s worth mentioning that those friends were people in high places in the government. (via hicockalorum)
if I could burn only one aspect of Moffat’s Who down to the ground and salt the earth behind it, it would be this: “the Doctor lies.” good Christ do I hate the Doctor lies. it’s become a rallying point for folks who like the Doctor as a pseudo-Sherlock, a consulting…