When a man who secretly fought crime dressed as a popular comic book superhero is murdered, Holmes and Watson must discover his real identity before they can find his killer. Also, Morland makes a surprise donation to Watson's favorite charity, in order to compel her to do him a business-related favor.
Did You Know?
The title of the episode is a line from Superman
(1978) and was said by Lois Lane to Superman when he caught her after she fell from a helicopter. See more
Joan says that an e-mail contains a hidden code about an oil deal. This trick, camouflaging a message within something longer and innocuous, is properly called steganography. A Vigenère cipher (the term Joan uses) is essentially a more complicated version of a Caesar cipher. The material to be hidden might well be encrypted, by Vigenère or some other method, but Joan's speech confuses the two layers of concealment. See more
I edit the Midnight Ranger book. I was told you have questions about him.
Dr. Joan Watson
We do have questions. Just not about your Ranger.
The flesh and blood Midnight Ranger was shot dead last night. Unfortunately, the bullets used were not radioactive, so he'll be remaining quite dead.
Performed by Daniel Spaleniak See more