Saturday Night Sherlock Old Time Radio The Camberwell Poisoning

Tonight's Sherlock Holmes Entry comes from Old time Radio show "The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" the Petri wine company sponsored the show with Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce played these roles concurrently their series of movies until Rathbone (and Petri wine) dropped out and a new Holmes and a new sponsor took over. But … Continue reading Saturday Night Sherlock Old Time Radio The Camberwell Poisoning

Sam DiMasi: A no longer Useful idiot

In my hometown paper there is a story about a crooked former democrat speaker of the house. Sal DiMasi (remember him?) -- a former speaker of the Massachusetts House, who is serving time in a North Carolina federal prison after being convicted of accepting some $65,000 in payoffs to facilitate approval of a state computer … Continue reading Sam DiMasi: A no longer Useful idiot