cognitivedissonance - 2009-08-02 I always wonder why they never had Gorey host the thing. Toward the end of his life he was running community theater just to amuse himself.
baleen - 2009-08-02 My mom is an English mystery fiend (both English and an English mystery fiend) and I watched every episode of this show with her throughout my childhood. I think Holmes was probably the best series, but Poirot was my favorite character when I was a kid.
Lurchi - 2009-08-02 Reilly, Ace of Spies. That series was amazingly great.
B. Weed - 2009-08-02 "I always wonder why they never had Gorey host the thing."
I suspect he didn't have the kind of voice they wanted in a host:
Syd Midnight - 2009-08-02 A dreadful old witch became jealous of Gorey's old school gothic talent and transformed him into Dr Demento. It was a terrible curse.