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Forum: Visual Media Today, 09:10 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
hi HS well that's a sticky wicket!! do you get...

hi HS
well that's a sticky wicket!! do you get HLN network? I beleive a division of CNN. They've been replaying them here in the states a lot.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 08:58 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
Hi harry umm many elements determine beyond...

Hi harry
umm many elements determine beyond reasonable doubt. its up to a jury decide whether those elements add up to beyond a reasonable doubt.

there is no trial for something like trying to...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 08:04 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
Hi harry Great question. IMHO itís because...

Hi harry
Great question. IMHO itís because removing both internal and external body parts were both part of his thing, and at certain times he was after different parts. But also that his certain...
Forum: Maybrick, James Yesterday, 05:41 PM
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Posted By Abby Normal
Lol. Beware geeks bearing gifts

Lol. Beware geeks bearing gifts
Forum: Visual Media Yesterday, 08:51 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
bummer try this. all the episodes here-first...

bummer
try this. all the episodes here-first episode at bottom of list, last (5th) at top. start from episode 1 since they run in...
Forum: Maybrick, James Yesterday, 08:42 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
computer geeks. lol

computer geeks. lol
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 05:57 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
Hi sam for the most part this is true, but it...

Hi sam



for the most part this is true, but it wasn't specifically just for that. we see him attacking the face with eddowes and Kelly, and with Kelly he was also doing things like cutting off the...
Forum: Maybrick, James Yesterday, 05:09 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
that's not even a mystery either

that's not even a mystery either
Forum: Visual Media Yesterday, 03:25 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
You won’t be disappointed HS. It’s...

You won’t be disappointed HS. It’s extremely well done.

FYI there’s been a lot about the Golden state killer lately. This guy is probably the worst serial offender in history-over...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 12:17 PM
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Posted By Abby Normal
thank you fish extremely interesting.

thank you fish
extremely interesting.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 09:11 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
good post fish, can you supply the huffington...

good post fish, can you supply the huffington post article again?
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 09:09 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
The point is Sam, that there are serial killers...

The point is Sam, that there are serial killers whos dismember purely for practical reasons, like Nilsen who you pointed out, and some who do it as part of their fantasy-like Brudos, kemper etc. and...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 08:50 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
that's a good and valid point Fish and I couldn't...

that's a good and valid point Fish and I couldn't agree more.
If the situation happened today, knowing what we do about serial killers now and change in MO and yes, even sig, I think there would be...
Forum: Maybrick, James 04-17-2018, 06:45 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
hahaha. that's a great story.

hahaha. that's a great story.
Forum: Visual Media 04-17-2018, 06:42 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
HLN's Unmasking a killer-The Golden State killer

This the best documentary series I have ever seen on a true crime topic.

No bullshit fake news, no emphasis on the "researchers" hunt for the killer (ie-the recent ones on zodiac and HH Holmes ,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 06:32 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
it does in my book. and if you look at the...

it does in my book.

and if you look at the history of serial killers the latter seems the more common.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 06:28 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
HI Sam Not sure if the police at the time qualify...

HI Sam
Not sure if the police at the time qualify as a criminologist in your book, but they clearly also thought the torsos were the work of one man.

But actually it would be great to have a modern...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 06:23 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
Hi Debs! Yup and thanks for posting!!! and thats...

Hi Debs!
Yup and thanks for posting!!!

and thats the cunundrum isnt it? clearly the torsos were linked at the time by the same man, but not the torsos and the ripper murders.

yet there are obvious...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 04:40 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
Hi jr Yes, It’s clear that Pretty much no...

Hi jr
Yes, It’s clear that Pretty much no one thought the two series were linked at the time.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-17-2018, 03:46 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
Hi fish Thanks for providing this. Itís as clear...

Hi fish
Thanks for providing this. Itís as clear as the nose on your face that he thought they were the same man.

Us arm chair detectives can bang on it all we like, but Iíll go with the dr who was...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-16-2018, 02:57 PM
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Posted By Abby Normal
Hi Sam I think you are correct re nilsen. Im no...

Hi Sam
I think you are correct re nilsen. Im no expert on Nilsen but it does seem it was done to help facilitate dismemberment and disposal of the body.

point taken.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-16-2018, 01:57 PM
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Posted By Abby Normal
sorry I cant -Im more familiar with SKs in my...

sorry I cant -Im more familiar with SKs in my country.

But I think this re iterates how rare they were- and bolsters my leaning to that they were the same man.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-16-2018, 01:55 PM
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Posted By Abby Normal
HI Fish Thanks for posting. Very interesting. a...

HI Fish
Thanks for posting. Very interesting. a few take aways:

How rare serial killers were in the 19th century.
How rare they are in England.
How unknown is the torso murders.

Now I'm sure there...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-16-2018, 11:15 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
yup absolutely but we also KNOW that she was...

yup absolutely
but we also KNOW that she was doing it for practical reasons, and specifically to cut the body into smaller parts to boil and burn.

and obviously that she wasnt the torso killer.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-16-2018, 06:11 AM
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Posted By Abby Normal
HI JR apparently she was cutting the body up into...

HI JR
apparently she was cutting the body up into smaller parts to boil and burn to "do away with as best i could".
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