On The Fly was almost Boothroyd’s

Our co-founder, Sam, passed along this nugget from the interwebs. Correspondence between Ian Fleming, creator of James Bond, and a fan who felt Bond was under-"armed".

May I suggest that Mr. Bond be armed with a revolver

Little known fact: when brainstorming names for On The Fly, "Boothroyd’s" was on the list as a way to reference Q without being so darn obvious about it.

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