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Mess_Jess from Sydney, Australia, living in Toronto, Canada is reading Perfect by Rachael Joyce December 27, 2013 - 11:23am

...because an American judge ruled that Sherlock Holmes is in the public domain. 

I expect lots of bad Holmes/Watson slash fan-fic to flood wherever people publish their fan fiction.

http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/27/sherlock-holmes-is-in-the-public-domain-american-judge-rules/?smid=nytimesarts&_r=0

Disclaimer: my computer is doing odd things and I couldn't get this page to load properly, so beyond the first sentence, I'm not sure of the details of the ruling right now.

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JEFFREY GRANT BARR from Central OR is reading Nothing but fucking Shakespeare, for the rest of my life December 27, 2013 - 4:07pm

Sherlock watson pizza nipples, media-fat obese Moriarty,

 

somerthing something

 

Burt Ward.

- A poem

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Mess_Jess from Sydney, Australia, living in Toronto, Canada is reading Perfect by Rachael Joyce December 27, 2013 - 4:09pm

You never disappoint me, Jeff. 

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JEFFREY GRANT BARR from Central OR is reading Nothing but fucking Shakespeare, for the rest of my life December 27, 2013 - 4:17pm

I would never want to.

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Nick from Toronto is reading Adjustment Day December 27, 2013 - 10:56pm
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Strange Photon from Fort Wayne, IN is reading Laurie Anderson lyrics December 28, 2013 - 11:58am

Anything that references The B-Sharps has my undying admiration!

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Flad the Imposter December 28, 2013 - 1:16pm

Let's write a bad mystery about this court ruling.

 

"It was a dark and stormy night during a dinner party at the House of Public Domain..."