What a classy, hip and well-produced weekly television show. I liked it then and I like it now. The city was definitely a character in the show, as much as it was for the Dirty Harry films. In the early 1970s, San Francisco had a jazzy, romantic vibe. Although the city has a toughness dating … More The Streets of San Francisco
You say you want a revolution Well, you know We all want to change the world You tell me that it’s evolution Well, you know We all want to change the world Lyrics by John Lennon How apropos since it is nearly Independence Day, since we are celebrating our own version of revolution. America is … More Revolution?
Many years ago, I had the opportunity to participate in a police activity that was part of a program called “Night Out Against Crime.” Nationwide, law enforcement along with community groups were holding events to recognize efforts to combat crime. That national campaign started in 1984 and it was exciting to be on the front … More Night Out Against Crime: My Helicopter Ride
Adam-12, the television series, ended production 44 years ago after a seven-year run. It was Jack Webb’s next television series after Dragnet. Sort of spun-off from Dragnet, the show accomplished what Webb started with Dragnet, present a realistic show about rank and film police officers. All these decades later, I still enjoy Adam-12. I’m a … More Adam-12