What's the Kennection? #165

In Mark Twain's story about a Calaveras County frog named Dan'l Webster, Webster is a champion at what activity?

What British TV series starred Robbie Coltrane as the title criminal psychologist, Dr. Edward Fitzgerald?

In medieval times, what member of Japanese society followed a code called 'bushido'?

Which classic Universal Studios monster, aka Lawrence Talbot, did Benicio del Toro play in a 2010 movie?

What Pacific coast city, today the home of a popular aquarium and a jazz festival, was the provincial capital of Mexican California?

What's the "Kennection"?