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Forum: Creative Writing and Expression Yesterday, 11:36 PM
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Librarian with insomnia tries to help you out...

Here is an index of the "Top 40 Forensic Forums", which may help you:

http://www.forensicsciencetechnician.net/top-40-forensic-forums/

This link has frequently asked questions (and answers) re...
Forum: Pub Talk Yesterday, 11:24 PM
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"Mysterious" dead carcass found on Welsh beach

Some say it is a crocodile, but the second set of photos clearly shows it is more porpoise-like. Not nearly as mysterious as I had...
Forum: General Police Discussion Yesterday, 07:27 PM
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Detectives were plainclothes, after all, and...

Detectives were plainclothes, after all, and probably walked with an ordinary step. Unless the author suggests the detectives weren't on the streets at all?
Forum: Maybrick, James Yesterday, 07:21 PM
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Totally true, Dave. I had been told earlier that...

Totally true, Dave. I had been told earlier that the diary author's handwriting did *not* match either of the Barretts, or their friend Tony. I suppose Mr. Orsam 's examination of the diary for word...
Forum: Other Mysteries Yesterday, 07:03 PM
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Herlock, Re #2 about the eleven blows speaking...

Herlock,

Re #2 about the eleven blows speaking to the killer being enraged at his victim, and probably a relative or acquaintance, I have come across a case of a serial rapist/murderer/ thief who...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 05:24 PM
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Hi, Batman, haven't read much from you of late,...

Hi, Batman, haven't read much from you of late, glad to see you!

Interesting idea, and it would explain why no one ever saw anyone at the scenes of the crimes. If you were an EastEnder, had spotted ...
Forum: Maybrick, James Yesterday, 04:38 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By Pcdunn
Thank you for the response, Mr. Orsam. I think...

Thank you for the response, Mr. Orsam. I think the notes you've posted to Anne but not sent to her are very final if he is telling the truth in them (i.e., they both forged the diary)-- but his track...
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-24-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,527
Posted By Pcdunn
So Mike lies and cofabulates truth and reality...

So Mike lies and cofabulates truth and reality with what he wishes had happened or would happen.
No problem with that. He strikes me as a true rascal at the least, and a con man at the most.

So he...
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-24-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By Pcdunn
"Recites (presumably receipts) for the...

"Recites (presumably receipts) for the watch" -- are we ignoring this little tidbit? He had them, promised them to her... Are we to assume she paid for the engraving on the watch?!

Or just more lies?
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-23-2018, 10:17 PM
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Posted By Pcdunn
Very interesting. Following Mr. Barrett through...

Very interesting. Following Mr. Barrett through the maze of his answers is nearly as tiring as reading an interview with President Trump.

Mixing up "subsequently" with "previously" is also a rather...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-23-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 102
Posted By Pcdunn
Very funny news story over here! if he can't pay...

Very funny news story over here! if he can't pay rent or doesn't have an income, how is he paying for a lawyer?! Public defender? What a stupid son!
Forum: Pub Talk 05-23-2018, 04:00 PM
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Posted By Pcdunn
Yes, it is called "Hunting Hitler" and...

Yes, it is called "Hunting Hitler" and I did watch one episode in which they discovered a bunch of Germans in Argentina, I think, who recalled attending their own school with Nazi flags on the walls....
Forum: Pub Talk 05-23-2018, 02:31 PM
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Posted By Pcdunn
This link states that "It is believed early...

This link states that "It is believed early Roman law was rooted in Etruscan religion, relying on ritual." http://www.crystalinks.com/romelaw.html

I had several search hits for "Etruscan judicial...
Forum: Other Mysteries 05-22-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 363
Posted By Pcdunn
Interesting question. I haven't read a great...

Interesting question.
I haven't read a great deal of true crime (tend to prefer watching documentary films on television), but I do recall "The Devil in the White City" by Erik Larsen which would be...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 05-22-2018, 03:59 PM
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Posted By Pcdunn
Well, they're not far from Russia, after all....

Well, they're not far from Russia, after all. Besides, the Swedes are practical people, and like to be prepared...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-21-2018, 12:30 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Pcdunn
Ah, well, I waste a lot of time watching...

Ah, well, I waste a lot of time watching Livestreams of cats and their kittens lately... It is better than listening to the news...

Here is another fascinating article from Atlas...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-21-2018, 12:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By Pcdunn
Actor Joseph Campanella has passed away

http://variety.com/2018/film/obituaries-people-news/joseph-campanella-dead-dies-1202812936/

A very familiar face on American television and in movies of my youth in the Sixties and later. Rest in...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 05-20-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 888
Posted By Pcdunn
Did a search for Prof. David...

Did a search for Prof. David...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-20-2018, 04:51 PM
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Posted By Pcdunn
Geese can be large and fierce if bothered, though...

Geese can be large and fierce if bothered, though the ones I've encountered in the Rocky Mountain suburbs are usually calm and acclimated to people passing by. I wonder if the golfer had hit a ball...
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-19-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 562
Posted By Pcdunn
peg&pie, ah, I see what you're saying... Yes,...

peg&pie, ah, I see what you're saying... Yes, that is possible, too. They could have copied the crazy writing that seems more genuine, and made up the rest to surround it.
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-18-2018, 11:14 PM
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Views: 562
Posted By Pcdunn
This is an interesting idea, ElizaB. I agree that...

This is an interesting idea, ElizaB. I agree that there are very emotional passages in the diary that seem to have been written by an agitated Victorian man. I'm also struck by the passages where he...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-18-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By Pcdunn
Hello, Mr. Wilson, you're welcome, and I'm very...

Hello, Mr. Wilson, you're welcome, and I'm very glad you enjoyed the article and the website.

I thought some of the photos were very evocative of the period, too.

I'm a librarian, and love to pick...
Forum: Maybrick, James 05-16-2018, 11:01 PM
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Views: 3,573
Posted By Pcdunn
Huh, very interesting. I've been trying for some...

Huh, very interesting. I've been trying for some time to determine if the handwriting seen in the diary resembled that of either of the Barretts, and came away with the vague idea that it doesn't...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-16-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 8,539
Posted By Pcdunn
Trump's change of heart towards the Chinese phone...

Trump's change of heart towards the Chinese phone company may be tied to his own business project for a resort in Indonesia, to which the Chinese government has loaned money. It is now in his best...
Forum: Pub Talk 05-16-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By Pcdunn
Hole punched photos of Great Deression

Interesting article about the photo editor for the U.S. government project of depicting the breath and width of the economic depression in the Thirties, particularly in rural areas.
He hole-punched...
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