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...
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...
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...
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...
The Zodiac Killer and … Deflategate?

The Zodiac Killer and … Deflategate?

It’s interesting to observe all the different places where references to the Zodiac Killer show up. Every once in a while, a sports writer will use the killer to make a point, like this time during the 2012 NBA Playoffs. As it turns out, the media attention...