I Hear of Sherlock Everywhere

By Scott Monty | Covering the intersection of popular culture and the world of Sherlock Holmes.

Episode 77 - Unpublished Cases: Holmes's Tin Box

Episode 77 - Unpublished Cases: Holmes's Tin Box<p>Scott Monty 2:21 AM 0<p>"pulling a large tin box behind him" [MUSG]<p>We're accustomed to referring to …

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Trifling Issues in May

"this may be some trifling intrigue" [SOLI] <br>If you frequent this site, you're certainly familiar with our nearly 11 year-long show, in which we …

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Transcriptions Available for IHOSE Podcast Episodes

<b>"In glancing over my notes" [SPEC]</b><br>Since we began the I Hear of Sherlock Everywhere audio program (or podcast, if you will) eleven years ago this …

Archives

221: A Magic Number

"There are the numbers up" [SILV] <br>Over the course of a dozen years, things can fly by when we're busy. On the other hand, time seems to come to a …

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Jack Benny and the Hound of the Baskervilles

"I implore you not to do this, Jack" [YELL]<br>We've mentioned Jack Benny previously on our program (see Episode 92, beginning at 3:26). The legendary …

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Benedict Cumberbatch returns to Sherlock for ‘a new adventure’ but it’s definitely not a new series

Benedict Cumberbatch has reprised his Sherlock role for a brand new project, mysteriously titled The Game Is Now.<p>Sherlock creators Steven Moffat and …

The Religious History of Sherlock Holmes

Chris considers the religious history of Sherlock Holmes on the birthday of his creator.

Actually, People With Larger Heads Really Do Tend to Be Smarter, But Not For the Reason You Might Think

Science says larger brains are correlated with higher intelligence, but size alone isn't the cause.<p>It's common to hear people say that the size of your brain has nothing to do with your level of intelligence. (Not me, though, because I have a big head and I'll take any perceived genetic advantage I …

Remembering Basil Rathbone Co-Star Patricia Morison

"trained as an actress" [SCAN] <br>Patricia Morison, widely remembered as the first Kate in "Kiss Me, Kate" on Broadway in 1948, has died at the age of …

Baker Street Elementary – Sherlock Holmes—His Limits

"Philosophy, astronomy, and politics were marked at zero" [FIVE] <br>In <i>A Study in Scarlet</i>, we're getting to know Sherlock Holmes through the eyes of Dr. …

Casting Holmes and Watson in "His Last Bow"

<b>"a tall, gaunt man of sixty" [LAST]</b> <br>Here's an idea we saw on Facebook that might be interesting.<br>David Marcum posted a suggestion in the Sherlock …

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What Is a Traditional Mystery? - Otto Penzler Guides Readers Through Mystery's Sub-Genres

Unlike me, not every reader has been a die-hard fan of mystery fiction for decades. More likely, you are a fan (else why would you be on a site …

Books

Baker Street Elementary — Our Solemn Duty

"Some preposterous practical joke" [FIVE] <br>Who among us doesn't like a good practical joke? Well, the obvious answer to that rhetorical question would …

Fiction Book Review: The MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories, Part VII: Eliminate the Impossible by Edited by David Marcum. MX, $44.95 (488p) ISBN 978-1-78705-201-7

The MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories, Part VII: Eliminate the Impossible<p>Edited by David Marcum. MX, $44.95 (488p) ISBN 978-1-78705-201-7<p>Buy …

CBS' 'Elementary' succeeds because it's about so much more than the genius of Sherlock Holmes

The best thing about "Elementary" is that it isn't about the genius of Sherlock Holmes.<p>The CBS detective drama, now entering its sixth season, reimagines the classic mystery protagonist as a modern-day, New York dwelling detective, played with neurotically virile stiffness by Jonny Lee Miller. But …

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EXCLUSIVE: The game's afoot in Dynamite's new Sherlock Holmes: The Vanishing Man #1

Britain's most famous sleuth is slipping into his deerstalker cap and Inverness cape to prowl the foggy back alleys of Olde London in a grand new …

Sherlockians Have Such Varied Interests

by Scott Monty May 31, 2007<p>"no braver man in the regiment" [BLAN]<p>One of the things that we enjoy about the Sherlock Holmes stories - the Canon, if …

New book tells the story of London Fire Brigade fire investigation dog Sherlock

Paul Osborne, Watch Manager in the Brigade’s Fire Investigation Team and Sherlock’s handler, said: “Sherlock is an invaluable asset to the fire …

Episode 70 - The Worst Parents in the Canon

Episode 143: P.G. Wodehouse and Sherlock Holmes

Trifling Issues in April

"you'll excuse my troubling you about such a trifle" [HOUN] <br>If you frequent this site, you're certainly familiar with our nearly 11 year-long show, …

I Would Call Your Attention Very Particularly to Two Points

Friday night found me in the movie theater, watching Avengers: Infinity War. I grew up with Marvel comics and the Infinity Gauntlet story happened …

Remembering William Gillette

"the actors have passed for ever out of our busy lives" [SOLI]<br>William Hooker Gillette, widely known for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes on stage, …

Arthur Conan Doyle Room

One of the foremost Sherlock Holmes collections is hidden away at a Toronto library.<p>It takes a shrewd detective to find one of the world’s foremost …

Elementary: 11 Reasons Why It Still Works

It's elementary why Elementary has succeeded over the past five seasons.Some viewers would point to the exotic cases that Sherlock and Joan have …

Inside a Legendary Sherlock Extravaganza - How the Baker Street Irregulars Evolve with the Times

I’m standing in the lobby of the Yale Club surrounded by gleaming leather chairs and the ghosts of yesteryear’s alumni, craning my neck to chat with …

Remembering Roger Llewellyn

<b>"The stage lost a fine actor" [SCAN]</b> <b></b><br>We're sad to report that actor Roger Llewellyn has passed away on April 17. We don't have details on his death, …

Baker Street Elementary – Rhetorically, My Dear Watson

"You are very welcome to put any questions that you like to me now" [STUD] <br>When it comes to teaching and learning, one of the first methods adopted …