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Forum: General Police Discussion 02-22-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Steven: Surely the suspense will make it worth...

Steven:

Surely the suspense will make it worth the wait all the more? Better late than never, as they say.

Monty:

Not at all, one must be thick skinned around here, it's a pre-requisite of being a...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-21-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Jon: Oh, is that all? Jeez you had me worried...

Jon:

Oh, is that all? Jeez you had me worried that it was going to be something nasty or untrue....

Monty:

Thinking outside the box? You are such an arrogant fu...

That's a bit rough, Monty....
Forum: Pub Talk 02-21-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 528
Views: 66,679
Posted By Adam Went
Hey Steady, I wonder if the dropping of the...

Hey Steady,

I wonder if the dropping of the contract in the US had anything to do with the new contracts on the broadcasting rights over here? Is there any way you can live stream the game over...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-19-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: Oh it's not that your nasty - I can...

Monty:

Oh it's not that your nasty - I can handly nasty - it's more the fact that you and your cronies will jump on anyone who dares to think a little outside the square in regards to the case....
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-19-2012, 03:45 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: Well I think it was money well spent....

Monty:

Well I think it was money well spent. When you're apparently a pre-teenager, and can still have a better understanding of the English language than a man of your vintage, Monty, then surely...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-19-2012, 03:04 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: Can you please explain to me (or anybody...

Monty:

Can you please explain to me (or anybody else for that matter) how "incredibly drunk" and "considerably under the influence" mean exactly the same thing?

I mean, English was always my best...
Forum: Pub Talk 02-19-2012, 02:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,167
Posted By Adam Went
Limehouse: We can learn a lot from generations...

Limehouse:

We can learn a lot from generations gone by and how they handled their lives and businesses. I absolutely agree that the stories of child labourers in generations gone by are appalling,...
Forum: Pub Talk 02-18-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,167
Posted By Adam Went
Jason: Most businesses who employ youths do so...

Jason:

Most businesses who employ youths do so at a discounted rate. This is OK to some extent but what 14 or 15 year old is going to want to work, say, a retail job, where you're constantly in a...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-18-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: You really do make this far too easy for...

Monty:

You really do make this far too easy for me.

Monty, old mate, I asked for a quote of myself saying that Eddowes was an "incapable drunk". Now, I know English is (clearly) not your forte, so...
Forum: Pub Talk 02-17-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,167
Posted By Adam Went
The issue is that many people are willing to help...

The issue is that many people are willing to help out the poor where they can, but because of the economic climate these days one has to be very careful with their own purse strings, lest they find...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-17-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: Again, she was lucid, gave pertinent...

Monty:

Again, she was lucid, gave pertinent answers and engaged. Hardly the incapable drunk unable to look after herself, as you portrayed.

I'll gladly recind everything i've said about Eddowes and...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-16-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
*sigh*....and then people go and wonder why...

*sigh*....and then people go and wonder why researchers give up on the case! Or, I should say for the sake of accuracy, some of the people within it. ;)

Ally:

You're still referring to my age? My...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-15-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: I don't care who you are, what planet you...

Monty:

I don't care who you are, what planet you come from or what kind of medical marvel you are; if you're so drunk that you can't stand up without assistance, and so drunk that you've attracted...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-14-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: Judging from what we do know of Eddowes'...

Monty:

Judging from what we do know of Eddowes' character, and the condition that she was found in and taken to Bishopsgate in, it is no leap of faith to make a conclusion as to her condition at the...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-12-2012, 03:24 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: There is a vast difference between fact...

Monty:

There is a vast difference between fact being presented and fact being deliberately ignored. Anybody who looks at the case with no agenda of any kind in the forefront of their mind, must see...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-11-2012, 03:37 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: The only thing I can recommend you to do...

Monty:

The only thing I can recommend you to do in regards to the Eddowes discussion is to go back through the original column and then the subsequent discussion, medical and scientific and logical...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 02-11-2012, 03:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,050
Posted By Adam Went
Stephen: Fair enough, it's always a...

Stephen:

Fair enough, it's always a possibility....it's just that IMO we can't ( or shouldn't ) place too much faith in witness accounts when it comes to the smaller details.

Having said that,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 02-10-2012, 01:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,050
Posted By Adam Went
The first consideration of importance before...

The first consideration of importance before leaping to those sorts of conclusions is to decide whether the witness is reliable and the description is likely to be accurate or not. ;)

Jack seemed to...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-10-2012, 01:39 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: I wondered how long it'd take. The...

Monty:

I wondered how long it'd take.
The difference is of course, quite simply, that there is solid medical and scientific fact to back up the "accusations" towards police officers which you allude...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-09-2012, 02:10 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: One could understand Macnaghten's...

Monty:

One could understand Macnaghten's suggestion of possible other candidates if it was done merely as a one-off in order to clear Cutbush's name, which was the original intention. However, the...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-08-2012, 02:26 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Monty: So are you saying then that you believe...

Monty:

So are you saying then that you believe that Macnaghten never actually believed in the suspect candidacy of any of those 3 men? He just pulled names from a hat for the sake of saying that it...
Forum: General Police Discussion 02-07-2012, 12:48 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 19,004
Posted By Adam Went
Macnaghten is the worst of the lot of them as far...

Macnaghten is the worst of the lot of them as far as police officials go, for somebody who wasn't even involved in the case to pick on 3 suspects on entirely false grounds and all of whom, for one...
Forum: Pub Talk 02-07-2012, 12:45 AM
Replies: 547
Views: 48,048
Posted By Adam Went
Steven: Many thanks for the rundown on the...

Steven:

Many thanks for the rundown on the series. I heard Younis Khan made a century as well which was good to hear, as he's been a servant of Pakistani cricket for such a long time.

One would...
Forum: Non-Fiction 02-06-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,748
Posted By Adam Went
How ironic that one of, if not the best works of...

How ironic that one of, if not the best works of factual accuracy and thoroughness on the JTR case can be bought for a fraction of the price of a sensationalist, "I know who JTR was" cavalcade of...
Forum: Pub Talk 02-06-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 838
Views: 230,474
Posted By Adam Went
Ally: You make a very valid point, it's true...

Ally:

You make a very valid point, it's true that your average Whitechapel citizen probably wouldn't have known who Van Gogh was - it's worthwhile remembering though that some of their only forms of...
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