Unapprehended Serial Killers

Unapprehended Serial Killers

An article at bustle.com examines the question: how many U.S. serial killers were never caught? The piece is an interesting read, but ultimately it left me a bit unsatisfied simply because there is not enough data to support a truly good answer. Understandably, the...

Dave Toschi and Dirty Harry

Dave Toschi and Dirty Harry

A recent article at hollywood.com lists 10 Action Movie Heroes (Who Actually Existed). While an interesting read from a general-interest perspective, it's especially notable because entry number seven discusses Dave Toschi and Dirty Harry. Specifically, it describes...

The Most Dangerous Game

The Most Dangerous Game

The Film https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlFjyGlNXsw Discussion With the following excerpt from the first third of the 408 cipher, the Zodiac Killer forever linked his crimes with the story of The Most Dangerous Game. I LIKE KILLING PEOPLE BECAUSE IT IS SO MUCH FUN IT...

The Story of Paul Stine

The Story of Paul Stine

A new article by Randall Clemons documents the tragedy of Paul Stine's death; it's entitled: The Story of Paul Stine and San Francisco's Zodiac Killer Told in Pictures. The collection of images, some which are styled and colorized, is impressive. The pictures and the...

Wicked City and the Zodiac Killer

Wicked City and the Zodiac Killer

The new ABC series Wicked City -- set to premiere October 27 -- recently released two new posters (one of which is shown below). The write-up accompanying the posters made passing reference to the Zodiac Killer. Specifically, the relevant paragraph reads (emphasis...

The World of Zodiology

The World of Zodiology

The online arm of the San Francisco Examiner - one of the newspapers to have actually received letters from the Zodiac - published an article about the Bay Area's most famous unapprehended serial killer - Ultimate Puzzle: The World of Zodiology. Interestingly, it...

Zodiac Killer Code Breakers Segment

Zodiac Killer Code Breakers Segment

[This video is no longer available] This video is from the 2009 National Geographic documentary The Code Breakers. Although the documentary deals with several stories related to cryptography, I've set the video to start at the beginning the Zodiac Killer segment. The...

Hunting the Zodiac

Hunting the Zodiac

  https://youtu.be/VvnOGTJ54uM Hunting the Zodiac is the 2007 film by John Mikulenka documenting various people's investigation into the mystery of the Zodiac. The material is a bit dated, e.g. there's a heavy emphasis on Arthur Leigh Allen as a suspect....