In the sequel, Downey is back as the Arthur Conan Doyle detective, along with director Guy Ritchie and Jude Law as Watson.
“You see, but you do not observe,” remarked Sherlock Holmes to Dr. Watson, and so my father might have said to us.
Two years ago Watson was criticized for comparing James Murdoch to “a Mafia boss” during a parliamentary select committee.
Think of Watson as a technology that will enable people to have the exact information they need at their fingertips.
Before the advent of gigabytes, Wikipedia, and Watson, memory was more closely identified with intelligence.
Come, Watson, for we have a good day's work before us in town.
Watson, Watson, did you not see that he had no handkerchief in his sleeve?
By this time Mrs. Watson had opened the door leading into the extra room that Uncle Toby had built to house his pets.
"My dear Watson," said Holmes, tapping the dottel of his pipe into his hand.
"We're staying at that hotel," said Mr. Watson, for such was the name of one of the young men.
Watson Wat·son (wŏt'sən), James Dewey. Born 1928.
American biologist who with Francis Crick proposed a spiral model, the double helix, for the molecular structure of DNA. He shared a 1962 Nobel Prize for advances in the study of genetics.
American biologist who, working with Francis Crick, identified the structure of DNA in 1953. By analyzing the patterns cast by x-rays striking DNA molecules, they discovered that DNA has the structure of a double helix, two spirals linked together by bases in ladderlike rungs. For this work Watson and Crick shared with Maurice Wilkins the 1962 Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine.