Category Archives: TV Series

“Horror at the Cecil Hotel”

The Cecil Hotel, located at 640 S. Main Street in central Los Angeles, first opened its doors in 1924. The hotel, at the time, primarily catered to business people, and it is generally regarded by historians as having been a … Continue reading

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“Stranger Things Season 2 – A Return to the Upside Down”

Warning: Contains Spoilers  The first season of Netflix’s “Stranger Things” was a love letter to the 1980s, but before its debut, not much was known about what viewers could expect. The series arrived with little to no fanfare, when its … Continue reading

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“Mindhunter – Showcases The Origins of Criminal Profiling”

I recently finished watching the ten episodes that comprise the compelling first season of the Netflix show “Mindhunter.” The series begins in the late 1970s, and is based on the book “Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit,” … Continue reading

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“The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street”

“Maple Street, U.S.A. Late summer. A tree-lined little world of front porch gliders, barbecues, the laughter of children, and the bell of an ice cream vendor. At the sound of the roar and the flash of light, it will be … Continue reading

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“Discovery Channel’s Captivating Series Manhunt: Unabomber”

An airline mechanic who possesses low intelligence – for a time, that was the workable profile that was being used to track down, and end the reign of destruction, carried out by the domestic terrorist, known as the ‘Unabomber.’ In … Continue reading

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“American Ripper Series Seeks To Solve History’s Greatest Cold Case”

Queen Victoria’s grandson, Prince Albert Victor – Sir William Gull –   Dr. Thomas Neill Cream and George Chapman, both murderers, each with a history of wife killing – author, Lewis Carroll – avant-garde, painter, Walter Richard Sickert, and Lord Randolph … Continue reading

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“History’s Mysteries: The Strange Case of Lizzie Borden”

Lizzie Borden took an axe And gave her mother forty whacks. And when she saw what she had done, She gave her father forty-one. Not to be dismissive of the rhyme, but in the interest of accuracy, the facts of … Continue reading

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