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Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 01:12 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
To make good for my heinous crime of accepting...

To make good for my heinous crime of accepting the Wikipedia article, I made a search for serial killer numbers, and found this on the World Atlas website:
1 United States 2,743
2 England 145
3 South...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 12:56 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Gareth, you have said a lot about the Wikipedia,...

Gareth, you have said a lot about the Wikipedia, but nothing at all about the Huffington Post article, where a team of scientists researching murder states that 1 out of 500 homicides only involve...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 12:43 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
To begin with, you did not refer to the...

To begin with, you did not refer to the dismemberments in your previous post. You instead referred to the eviscerations and mutilation as being occasional in one series and frequent in the other. So...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 12:35 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
I have mentioned the rings before, but thanks for...

I have mentioned the rings before, but thanks for reminding me. Yes, they are very interesting in the mix. So is the lack of sexual activity evidence, something i have also pointed to recently. The...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 12:28 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Yes, that is true - as reragrds the Wikipedia...

Yes, that is true - as reragrds the Wikipedia article. I accepted it as representing statistics of major crime types. "Major", though, meant "well known", so it was a mistake to use the source.
In...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 05:45 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
That does not alter the fact that you started out...

That does not alter the fact that you started out by calling me deliberately misleading. You can check out the posts for yourself, and you will find that this is the starting point for the quarrel...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 04:45 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
...and THAT comes from somebody who calls me...

...and THAT comes from somebody who calls me deliberately misleading. Do you think that forms a good ground for being treated with respect?
For your information, I am not telling you what to do. I am...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 03:55 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
I have to confess, in my case it is more a lack...

I have to confess, in my case it is more a lack of interest than one of knowledge.

Not that one cannot lack both, of course.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 03:54 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
"To make matters worse..."? You really...

"To make matters worse..."?

You really need to brighten up.

If you have a beef with the matter, then it is up to you to do the research and to present whatever material you find enlightening. I...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 12:06 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
We actually know quite well that there have been...

We actually know quite well that there have been killers who have been inspired by the Ripper killings and made an effort to follow in his footsteps, so we must allow for that parameter.
It is not...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 11:46 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
Methane!

Methane!
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 11:45 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
We are not on a court of law. We are discussing...

We are not on a court of law. We are discussing two murder series, and when we say that something is beyond reasonable doubt, anyone can step in and say "I don´t think so".
Regardless if that...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 11:40 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
Here´s the thing, Herlock. Dump your...

Here´s the thing, Herlock. Dump your interpretations. I promise, I will stand right beside you, dumping mine.

Because, you see, these interpretations are what is allowed to cloud the whole...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 11:25 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
No, Gareth, as I said, I have no idea how many...

No, Gareth, as I said, I have no idea how many dismemberment cases there were in the 218 years we are speaking of. That owes largely to how I have not gone looking for the information. I was of the...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 05:09 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
The only proof there is says that you are less...

The only proof there is says that you are less likely to be right. Statistically, you are smoked. Your belief is based on more of personal musings and less on reality.

Otherwise, you´re fine.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 05:07 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
So your "truth" about the...

So your "truth" about the "strips" is not a subjective or exaggerated one...? :lol:

Never throw stones in glass houses, Gareth. It will make the whole structure come tumbling down.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 05:05 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Yes! That is perfectly true. Whenever many people...

Yes! That is perfectly true. Whenever many people are killed in a flurry, the more logical standpoint is always going to be that the source is the same.

This may be wrong - and has been wrong in a...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 05:02 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Yes, it works the other way around....

Yes, it works the other way around.

Similarities will not become umimportant on account of dissimilarities, unless these dissimilarities conclusively prove that the similarities are only...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-20-2018, 12:36 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Yes, you are. You claim that there are "very...

Yes, you are. You claim that there are "very few similarities" inbetween Kelly and Jackson, and that is denying the obvious.



No, Gareth - you are trying to produce alternative facts, and that...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-19-2018, 11:11 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
One further thing: It is not a case of one part...

One further thing:

It is not a case of one part of the evidence trumping the other half every time in cases like these.

If there are very few, very common or no similarities between two victims,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-19-2018, 10:35 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
Both prostitutes. Both had the soft part of...

Both prostitutes.

Both had the soft part of their necks severed.

Both had their abdomens opened up.

Both had their uteri taken out.

Both had their hearts taken out.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-19-2018, 10:31 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
They MUST not be, but they probably are. It lies...

They MUST not be, but they probably are. It lies in the rarity of the murder type, involving women being taken apart and cut up in pieces.

Only three murders can be described as positively being...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-19-2018, 10:26 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
Quality check: Both killers took out uteri, both...

Quality check:

Both killers took out uteri, both killers took away heart and lungs from a victim, both killers cut away noses, both killers opened up abdomens, both killers took away abdominal walls...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-19-2018, 10:20 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
Correction - I am saying that I consider it...

Correction - I am saying that I consider it beyond reasonable doubt that Chapman, Kely and Jackson were slain by the same man, and for two reasons:

1. Serial killing eviscerators come around at the...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-19-2018, 10:15 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
"There´s a fair chance that..." Okay....

"There´s a fair chance that..."

Okay. But what happens if it is not a game of fair chances, and you go by the facts only?

Plus how would it have changed the matter if Nochols had had organs...
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