Originally posted by The Adventurer
whole first Howard bit. Where he's narating the scene mentaly, that's exactly how Lombard Audio does their Tex Murphy fan radio shows. ... I could have SWORE that's what you were parodizing.
Well, it's just the general "Mystery Detective" skit narrative (explains John Howard wearing a hat.) Tex Murphy is taking off of that. If you've ever read Raymond Chandler or Dashell Hammett (which lots of Humphrey Bogart movies were based on). But you probably knew that!