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Writing

Travis d’Arnaud’s Problem? Throwing With ‘Too Much Arm’

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — More than an hour before the bustle of spring training workouts began on Friday, Glenn Sherlock and his No. 1 pupil, Travis d’Arnaud, began yet another day in their reclamation project, alone on a practice field.<p>First, the two played catch while d’Arnaud crouched behind home …

Baseball

How Mets’ new coach is planning to fix Travis d’Arnaud

PORT ST. LUCIE — Glenn Sherlock is listed as the Mets’ third-base coach, but his primary responsibility within the organization will be mentoring …

Baseball

Winning In The 'Great Game'

This year, last year, next year; there is not one thing more important than to reason deductively. This is Arthur Conan Doyle's, Sherlock Holmes', …

Arthur Conan Doyle

This memorable person has been named the best BBC TV character of all time

Will it be an old favourite or a more modern hero?<p>A worldwide survey has discovered the public's favourite British BBC TV characters and one of our …

TV

Benedict Cumberbatch's Sherlock has been voted the most popular BBC character ever

Benedict Cumberbatch’s incarnation of Sherlock Holmes has been named the best BBC character of all time, ahead of the Doctor from <i>Doctor Who</i> and John …

Benedict Cumberbatch

Episode 114: Escape with Sherlock Holmes

And please consider joining our Patreon community. Your support helps us to ensure we can keep doing what we do, covering file hosting costs, …

Top 10 Hollywood Mockbusters - Fong Kong Versions Of Popular Films

According to Wikipedia, a <b>mockbuster</b> (sometimes also called a <b>knockbuster</b>) is a film created with the apparent intention of piggy-backing on the …

Arthur Conan Doyle

Meet a new version of Holmes and Watson in YA novel The Last of August

The game is afoot, but the shoes are now on different feet in Brittany Cavallaro’s <i>The Last of August</i>.<p>The second novel in the Charlotte Holmes series—and one of EW’s most anticipated YA books this year—picks up soon after <i>A Study in Charlotte</i> and sees the teenage great-great-great granddaughter of …

Hops to the challenge

HEAD OF STEAM: Shawn Sherlock has earned nationwide recognition for his work as head brewer at Foghorn Brewhouse located in King Street, …

Beer

New Rumour States Sherlock Series Five Will Air Next Year

Well, this is just a normal day on the internet, everything is calm and normal… But, wait, hang on a minute – <i>Sherlock</i>‘s getting a fifth series!<p>Whoah, …

TV

‘The LEGO Batman Movie’ Nearly Included Daniel Day-Lewis, Moriarty From ‘Sherlock Holmes’ as Villains

Director Chris McKay originally wanted to include villains from movies including "Kill Bill" to face off with the caped crusader.<p><i>Warning: This post</i> …

Movies

The Hound of the Baskervilles, By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Read by Tony Britton

The Fleet's new Sherlock Holmes exhibit holds the clue to big fun

You can say the clairvoyant baroness did it. You can put the blame on the mysteriously missing Inspector Lestrade. You can say you have no idea who …

San Diego

Creating Colour In Words

As a reader, I love to be transported into a world of imagination and my favourite modes of transportation are metaphors, similes and idioms. As a …

Arthur Conan Doyle

The Edinburgh home of Sherlock Holmes author and how it was lost

Reconstructing the past is a bit like trying to build a second-hand jigsaw. Open the box and you’ll find the pieces are scattered; some are even …

Edinburgh

The Man Who Made Sherlock

Sherlock Holmes first appeared on the printed page 130 years ago. But he is everywhere today—and not always in forms his creator, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, would recognize. Fans of Robert Downey Jr.’s roughneck Holmes impatiently await his third Holmes movie, still in the works. The new batch of …

Arthur Conan Doyle

Sherlock Holmes: the Adventure of the Sussex Vampire and Other Stories, By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Read by Christopher Lee

New Baroque-style RPG Greedfall announced, claims choices will matter

Mutant deer<p>Every role-playing game and its grandma claims to change drastically based on decisions made in game, yet almost none of them live up to …

PlayStation

The Rise And The Fjällräven

Trends come and go, fads pass, and top knots die out (praise the lord!).<p>I think your average folk only see a 'hip and happening' product at its peak.<p>They don't attend the living room gig to see an act before they make it; they don't know about quirky shoe-makers turning VHS videos into creepers (I …

Fashion

‘Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective’ is Getting a Jack the Ripper Expansion - Waypoint

<i>Jack the Ripper & West End Adventures</i>, a standalone expansion for the remarkable board game <i>Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective,</i> has just been announced and is immediately out of stock almost everywhere. I know this because, before writing this piece, I tried to preorder it.<p>Its announcement, …

Evil enemy of Sherlock Holmes, heroine of The Moorside: who is Sian Brooke?

Sian Brooke has made a splash with viewers as the cynical Natalie in BBC One drama The Moorside. Here's everything you need to know about the rising TV star:<p>Sian Brooke isn't her real name<p>Brooke's real surname is Phillips, but at the start of her acting career she chose a different stage-name to …

TV

Sherlock Holmes and the Massacre at Bowling Green

The word “massacre” rang dissonantly through our Baker Street home on an otherwise quiet evening. I had been writing invitations to Mary’s and my engagement ceremony, the following week, while Sherlock Holmes had been softly practicing on his violin. I had accepted his offer, at Mary’s urging, to …

Humor

Holmes & Watson Release Dates Set for Summer 2018

Holmes & Watson release date set for summer 2018<p>Sony Pictures has announced the <b>Holmes & Watson</b> release date! The comedy, inspired by Sir Arthur Conan …

Arthur Conan Doyle

Famous Character Composites Prove Everybody Looks the Same

There are so many versions of some of our favorite characters. Artist interpretations have them getting drawn differently. Dozens of actors can play …

Benedict Cumberbatch

20 Must-Read Nonfiction Books for Fiction Readers

Does the word “nonfiction” make you think of boring textbooks and dry lectures about obscure subjects? These recent releases prove it doesn’t have …

Literature

The long reach of the monster plant

Carnivorous plants have fascinated writers and botanists alike.<p>A lesser-known mystery by the creator of Sherlock Holmes concerns the fate of a man …

Arthur Conan Doyle

Google Celebrates Safer Internet Day With Security Overview

Google likes to celebrate special events. Christmas was the inspiration for a dedicated Santa tracker, Martin Luther King Jr. Day was marked with a …

Google

Buy, Borrow, Bypass: Romance Heroines Appalled by the Idea of Marriage

Three books with women main characters who are allergic to marriage:<p><b>“Don’t you want to marry, Portia?”</b><p><b>“Not particularly, but if I do, he’ll have to</b> …

Arthur Conan Doyle

People Think The Newsreader Who Forced Her Colleague To "Put A Jacket On" Has Done It Again

I see green and blue.<p>In January, footage of two Australian journalists fighting over their white outfits went massively viral.<p>Australian newsreader Amber Sherlock was caught on camera chastising fellow newsreader Julie Snook for wearing a similar outfit to her.<p>Sherlock insisted Snook go find a …

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