I Hear of Sherlock Everywhere

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

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<b>The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes</b><p><i>↳</i> The Blue Carbuncle, Part 7<p>Cannot wait for the annual rewatch.

A Study in Sherlock — What's In a Name?

by Chris Redmond December 09, 2016<p>"Europe was ringing with his name" [REIG]<p>Whether Sherlock Holmes got his first name from a cricketer whom Arthur …

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A Study in Scarlet Women’s gender-swapped Sherlock Holmes story is all premise, no plot

Sherlock Holmes has a pretty minimal origin story. It’s told briefly in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s “The Adventure of the <i>Gloria Scott</i>” — published a few years after Doyle first created the character — and it truly could not be simpler: The father of one of Holmes’s college friends notices that Holmes …

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Remembering Andrew Sachs

by Scott Monty December 02, 2016<p>"my dear Watson, was very faulty"[SOLI]<p>Actor Andrew Sachs passed away on November 23, aged 86. He was most well known …

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Sherlock Holmes was the original technology disrupter

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a futurist, living at a time and place when the technology of the industrial revolution was radically transforming people’s lives. Many of the concepts he wrote about in Sherlock Holmes’s fictitious adventures formed the basis for pioneering forensics techniques that are …

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The Baker Street Journal Gets a Makeover

by Scott Monty May 31, 2010<p>"perfectly fresh" [SPEC]<p>One of the mainstays of scholarship of the world of Sherlock Holmes has always been the <b>The Baker</b> …

Can Sherlock Holmes Land You a Job?

by Scott Monty May 29, 2010<p>"self-willed for the job" [LAST]<p>One never knows where an interest in Sherlock Holmes will lead or when it will come in …

Remembering Fritz Weaver

by Scott Monty November 28, 2016<p>"the stage lost a fine actor" [SCAN]<p>Portrait of Fritz Weaver at The Players in New York City<p>We've lost another …

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Plaques - The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

Arthur Conan Doyle has been honoured by almost 50 plaques around the world. 36 plaques in UK (mostly where he lived, studied, practised and wrote), 6 …

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See Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Portable Desk Trunk

The Sherlock Holmes author's Goyard desk is on display at the annual Salon Art + Design show in New York

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Sherlock Holmes is an uncle in these new, priceless BBC stills

Season four of the BBC’s critically acclaimed <i>Sherlock</i> is almost here, with Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman reprising their respected roles as …

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Episode 58: Thankful for Sherlock Holmes

by Scott Monty November 11, 2013<p>"We must be thankful for what we've got." [VALL]<p>For those in the United States, November is the month in which we …

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<b>The BSI and Friends Weekend</b> is an annual gathering of Sherlock Holmes enthusiasts that takes place in New York City. It's been happening every year …

A Genre-Bending Adventure with Conan Doyle

<i>Silent Meridian</i> is a page-turning novel about telepathy, telekinesis, and time travel. The sprawling tale stretches from 1898 to 1914 with bounces …

An Honest Look at BBC's Sherlock

by Scott Monty November 12, 2016<p>"zealous and honest" [SILV]<p>We're all aware that Season 4 of <i>Sherlock</i> arrives on January 1. (At least we hope we …

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The Watson Fund Provides Financial Assistance for the BSI Weekend

"to defray whatever expenses I may be put to" [SPEC]<br>Invitations to the Baker Street Irregulars Weekend in New York are on their way, and the public …

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Episode 108: Becoming a Sherlockian

by Scott Monty November 15, 2016<p>"If a man has a hobby, he follows it up" [ILLU]<p>One of the perennially favorite sets of episodes is the Sherlockian …

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Warner Bros. and Team Downey Set Writers’ Room for ‘Sherlock Holmes 3’

Though his “Avengers” film begins production in February, Robert Downey Jr. is still focused on getting his next “Sherlock Holmes” movie off the …

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These Are The Spookiest ‘Sherlock Holmes’ Stories Of All Time

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s adventures of Mr. Sherlock Holmes undoubtedly changed the genre of mystery writing in general, but what often goes …

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How Sherlock became stylish

Following the success of the new <i>Dr Who</i>, the BBC has scored another triumph with <i>Sherlock</i>. Sure, it's tightly plotted and impeccably crafted TV, but …

Sherlock series 4: first 2 episode titles revealed

<i>The Six Thatchers</i> and <i>The Lying Detective</i> are the titles for episodes 1 and 2 of <i>Sherlock</i> series four, it's been announced by @Sherlock221B<p>That first …

Elementary boss previews new threats in season 6

Will Sherlock and Watson split?<p><i>Elementary</i> may be heading into its fifth season, but Sherlock (Jonny Lee Miller) and Watson’s (Lucy Liu) partnership may not make it to the sixth.<p>When the CBS drama returns, the dynamic detective duo will be celebrating their anniversary, but Sherlock suspects Watson …

‘Sherlock’ Ending For Now, Predicts Benedict Cumberbatch

After a four-season run, the BBC’s “Sherlock” may have reached its point of no return. While star Benedict Cumberbatch swears they may pick up the trail again sometime in the future (“We never say never on the show. I’d love to revisit it, I’d love to keep revisiting it, I stand by that.”), he has …

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Episode 105: Echoes of Sherlock Holmes

by Scott Monty September 30, 2016<p>"The detectives and I must have echoed it" [VALL]<p>Laurie R. King, BSI ("The Red Circle") and Leslie S. Klinger, BSI …

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Episode 104: Sherlockians at Chautauqua

by Scott Monty September 15, 2016<p>"I had never heard of the institution" [GREE]<p>Every four years, the Baker Street Irregulars, the New York-based …

Episode 103: Coupling with Sherlock Holmes — Al & Julie Rosenblatt

"they were said to be a most united couple." [DANC] <br>You might call them the first couple of the Baker Street Irregulars. Albert ("Inspector …

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About Sixty Eliminates the Improbable

by Scott Monty October 07, 2016<p>"About sixty;" [BOSC]<p>As a devotee of Sherlock Holmes, you've probably asked — or have been asked — "What's the best …

Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty's Web

London is flooded with unsolvable crimes. Play as Holmes, Watson, Mycroft, Irene Adler, Inspector Lestrade and Mrs. Hudson to trace them back to the …

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Remembering Gene Wilder

"in Mr. Wilder's absence" [PRIO]<br>Gene Wilder has passed away at the age of 83, according to Variety.<br>He was a legendary comedic actor, and his roles …

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