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Benedict Cumberbatch's Completely Random Opinion On Totally Random Things

"Don't take those out of context and mix them around in your naughty little world of... interwebs."

BuzzFeed News asked Benedict Cumberbatch — who this month is lending his voice to Penguins of Madagascar and starring in The Imitation Game — to write down the first words or images that came to mind for each of the following random things.

Very quickly, things got a little random.

Talking Animals

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

Hummus

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

Kale

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

That is a "tick," by the way, not a "check."

Wizards

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

The ever-elusive "double tick"!

LGBT Rights

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

"More"

Tom Hiddleston

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"Friend"

Aliens

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

"Good on the whole, you?"

Nicknames

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

"The Batch"

"Cumbie"

"The curly hair one"

"Dark and curly"

"Dick"

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Tumblr (this one got complicated)

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

Clocks, and then "should be asleep."

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

"It's something I've been made aware of rather than seeking out."

"So it's usually, like, to be honest…"

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

"Or…"

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

"That's disgusting."

And finally…

Fans

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Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed

Afterwards, Cumberbatch had one question…

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Fortunately, BuzzFeed News explained that his answers would become animated gifs.

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Penguins of Madagascar opens on Nov. 26, and The Imitation Game opens on Nov. 28.

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