Starz’s Black Sails

Starz’s new series, Black Sails, debuted last tonight. This is not a Disney version but a genuine pirate movie on the high seas.  Captain Flint of the notorious ship, Walrus, is desperate to find the missing page of a captain’s manifest which would reveal the launch of a Spanish Galleon’s most prized treasure. Someone aboard […]

M.L. Guida's Haunts

Newgate Prison Newgate Prison was one of the most infamous prisons in all of London’s history.  Located on the corner of Newgate Street and Old Bailey, the prison was built in 1188 and was in operations until 1902.  The prison was torn down permanently in 1904, and the current Central Criminal Court building was constructed […]

M.L. Guida's Friday's Villains

M.L. Guida’s Friday Villains Villains. You gotta love them. Star Wars would not exist without Darth Vader. His famous line—I am your father—has become legendary. Darth Vader had a motivation on why he performed such atrocities. He wasn’t evil just to be evil. He would have become a flat character. The best villains all have […]