Orphans of Camelot: A Documentary

I’m proud to announce the release of a new documentary “Orphans of Camelot”. Unlike all the Kennedy documentaries that have come before, Orphans of Camelot isn’t about who killed President Kennedy. It’s about the impact this event has had on media, popular culture and the national consciousness. For a new generation of viewers this film…

Inside Jobs Podcast

For the past two years I have co-hosted the podcast Inside Jobs which takes a humorous look at some of history’s most famous conspiracy theories. Several episodes have covered content related to the Kennedy assassination. Please click on the links below to listen to episodes. Kennedy Assassination Special: Part 1 Kennedy Assassination Special: Part 2 RFK…

Parkland: The Forgotten Tales of November 22nd

Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman’s film Parkland, which commemorates the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination is out on Blu-Ray, DVD and VOD this week and even if you don’t agree with its lone gunman perspective, it’s a well-acted and moving portrayal of this tragic event. Parkland is named after the hospital in which President…

Suicide Missions

Was President Kennedy’s mission to Dallas a suicide mission? Did he know it? Had the President created an environment of recklessness among his staff and even the Secret Service itself? An environment that allowed his own death? The Agents swear Kennedy didn’t order that convertible top taken off, but we all know the President had…

The “Death” of Vaughn Meader

The President of Comedy The ascent of John Kennedy to the White House brought many people into the spotlight with him. One of the lesser-known figures vaulted into fame alongside JFK was a twenty-something stand up comedian named Vaughn Meader.  Meader was not a member of Kennedy’s Cabinet or staff, nor was he an official…

3 Steps to Ease the Pain

The dispute over the true circumstances of the JFK assassination has raged for nearly have a century. Just when it seems like the fire will die down, a new revelation, watershed book or controversial film stokes the flames of debate. Perhaps America’s ongoing obsession with the darkest day in its history stems from the fundamental…

Zombies Killed Kennedy?

50 Years after his Election, Jack Strikes Back The smash hit video game Call of Duty: Black Ops was released 50 years to the day after the election of  President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, but anyone worried the newsmaking launch of the game would distract from this historically significant date shouldn’t be. Not only does President…

Salt and Mad Men

The new spy yarn Salt, starring Angelina Jolie and helmed by Mace Neufeld, the director of Tom Clancy epics Clear and Present Danger and Patriot Games, puts a salty new spin on the Kennedy assassination. Secret soviet murder squads and diabolical doubles have always been part of JFK assassination lore, but this particular film plays…

Disorderly Conduct: Courage in Dealey Plaza

When the President of the United States was gunned down like a common thug in the streets of Dallas, the city’s internal disciplinary mechanisms barely quivered. To this writer’s knowledge, not a single police officer or secret service member was directly reprimanded in response to the grievous negligence which occurred on that tragic day. And yet recording artist Erykah…