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The Last Refuge of a Scoundrel

It was an unguarded, off-the-cuff remark by British Prime Minister David Cameron, no doubt immediately and bitterly regretted, that gave tonight’s guest Colin Brown the idea. Talking about the “special” relationship between the USA and Britain, Cameron was under no illusion as to his relative importance. “The fact is”, he said, “we are a very […]

The Man Behind Sherlock Holmes

What with Benedict Cumberbatch’s radical television interpretation of Sherlock Holmes, and the recent big-screen Guy Ritchie / Robert Downey / Jude Law action movies, the Baker Street seven per-center is enjoying a major revival of interest. How appropriate, then, that the master scriptwriter of the entire Holmes canon should join us for tonight’s Litopia After […]