The BBC drama Sherlock will end its years-long absence on Sunday, January 1, 2017, satiating the thirst of millions of fans who have impatiently awaited a new adventure starring their favorite asshole detective. Series 3 ended in 2014, leaving fans a bereft husk of their former selves following it's ending. A glimmer of hope materialized in the formof last year's Sherlock Christmas special, which saw the modern crime-fighting duo restored to Victorian England, but still a year of waiting between that special and this January's announced premiere went by, leaving many in an existential quandary. But no more!
This one-two-punch of bakers and Baker Street proved too much for many viewers, many of whom were filled with a groundswell of Nationalist emotions not felt since Brexit. In an age of bitter division, these two franchises united the kingdom.