Why We Need Perry Mason Now More Than Ever

I used to watch Perry Mason on television a lot when I was a kid. I loved the edgy black-and-white film; the unlikely plots; the relentless drive for truth. Not to mention the cars. What ten year-old girl immersed in rerun after rerun doesn’t develop a passion for a ’57 Ford?

And what do I find the other night, bored out of my mind, surfing the offerings of Amazon Prime? That beloved blast…