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There Was A Lot Of Debate About Whether That Victorian "Sherlock" Special Was Good Or Not

This article obviously contains a lot of spoilers, so do not read until you have seen the episode.

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Over on social media you'll find that quite a lot of people seem to love the episode.

I will quite happily fight anyone who didn't like that. #sherlock

pains #sherlock #Sherlockspecial

But many others weren't that thrilled at all.

After watching the #sherlock christmas special

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BBC: "New ep of #Sherlock?" Moffat: *takes old script, changes font to Goudy, dips in tea, burns edges* 😏 Let's spend the budget on hats.

The main reason? They felt it was too confusing.

"....and that's how this episode worked" #Sherlock

My mind palace after The Abdominal Bride. #Sherlock

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That scene got a VERY mixed reaction.

Oh my, a 90 minute mind palace drug induced trip to prove Moriarty is really dead... or is he? I am delightfully confused #Sherlock

Mum: 'Right, #Sherlock has finished. Can you put the kettle on, Martin?' Me: 'I'm terribly sorry but I'm in my mind palace right now.'

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pretty much the only part i understood of that episode #Sherlock

And some people worked out the plot as this.

So, to summarise the plot of tonights #Sherlock, Holmes has got off a plane and into a car.

I have solved the mystery of Sherlock. Moriaty is definitely dead although possibly he is isn't. I thank you.

  1. Let's settle this now. The Sherlock special was...

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    WONDERFUL.
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    TERRIBLE.
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    Somewhere in the middle.
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    WONDERFUL.
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    Somewhere in the middle.
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    Total sense.
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    It made no sense.
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    I had a rough idea what was going on.
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