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S03E12 - Sherlock Holmes

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Release Date: 12/23/2021

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The In Search Of team heads of to to hunt for underwater archaeology guided only by "remote viewers" Ingo Swann and Hella Hammid. Nimoy Fashion:   Links from our Discussion: Robert Ballard Stephan Schwartz   (wikipedia) - it also recently showed up in a certain Marvel creative endeavor which I'm not going to mention because of "spoilers." HYCO submarine was a "Pisces Class" deep submersible and some of these went to  The  IS FOR SALE!!! Blake & Jeb with Hayley Stevens on her podcast The Spooktator. who some have accused of being a "." Ed Dames, and making...

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Blake and Jeb are joined again by Alex French to discuss the tantalizing possibility that animals may possess powers of ESP!   Cat Roulette   (AMZ) (News story - 46 years later) (statistics - wikipedia) (business - wikipedia) (wikipedia) (wikipedia) (obit)   (news article)   1970s Fashion that's still in fashion:   Animal Psychic Bea Lydecker is apparently   (wiki)  

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Jeb and Blake are joined again by Alex French to discuss Dreams and Nightmares. Will there be weird video effects and creepy dream re-creations? Does Spock love a syllogism? Tune in and find out!  Nimoy Fashion Alert:          Research Links: (1933 - 2021)   (1922 - 2021)  - (Amz affiliate link). Note the "EEG" pattern on her lab coat!   (Amz affiliate link) (clip on YouTube) (Wikipedia) (Amz affiliate link) (Amz affiliate link) (Amz affiliate link) (Amz affiliate link)   The "New Age Donnie and Marie" sequence: ...

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EXPLICIT - Jeb and Blake discuss the idea of a lost Norse settlement in Canada, and the racism and eugenics inherent in this episode of IN SEARCH OF.

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This is a teaser for a Patreon Exclusive - NOT JEB's MAYA. A respectful homage, to NPR's "Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me."

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Jeb and Blake are joined by Ken Feder (Frauds, Myths & Mysteries , Fifty Sites) to discuss the question of whether Sherlock Holmes was largely a real person - namely Arthur Conan Doyle.

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Jeb and Blake examine the idea that the builders of Cahokia's "Woodhenge" might have had links with the Maya.  

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Jeb and Blake continue their look at the 1984 film Ghostbusters.  The full version of this has an additional 90 mins of coverage and is available at our Patreon page for as little as $2/month. (Explicit)

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A deep dive into the real history behind the popular 1984 comedy GHOSTBUSTERS. Jeb and Blake bring their "in research of" skills to bear on this masterpiece of thriller/comedy.

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Jeb and Blake are joined by Ken Feder (Frauds, Myths & Mysteries , Fifty Sites) to discuss the question of whether Sherlock Holmes was largely a real person - namely Arthur Conan Doyle.

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Sherlockian and author Peter Lovesey wandering in the "western docks."

Sherlockian Stanley MacKenzie in front of part of his collection of memorabilia.

Holmes' deerstalker comes from actor Sidney Paget.

The phrase "elementary my dear Watson" and the big smoking pipe come from William Gillette

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The story of Sherlock's Violin 

Doyle's father - Charles Altamont Doyle - troubled (but gifted) artist.

Anna May Wong (actress)

In a number of films from the 30s Arthur Wontner was Holmes & Ian Flemming as Watson  (This was Australian actor Ian Flemming, not the British action/spy novelist behind that other famous British crime solver, James Bond.)  Wontner got the Sherlock role after he'd played a popular version of a Holmes-style knock off character called Sexton Blake.

Nimoy playing Sherlock 

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Sherlockian and Scotland Yard official, Philip Dalton 

In a re-creation located in The Sherlock Holmes public house.

Smithsonian on the location of 221B Baker. 

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Did Doyle introduce skiing to Switzerland? 

Doyle's letter writing campaign on armor for British soldiers.

Cases Doyle worked on:

Sherlock Holmes and the Piltdown Controversy?

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The Case of the Missing Link 

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