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Forum: Witnesses 05-24-2018, 05:09 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
No, he had not. John Allen Lechmere left the...

No, he had not. John Allen Lechmere left the family when Charles was a toddler, started a new family and lived up until 1879, when Charles was 30 years of age.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 05-22-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 141
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Posted By Fisherman
I tend to agree, and since I also think that the...

I tend to agree, and since I also think that the 1873 torso was killed by the man we know as the Ripper, not only does that suggest that Koz and Chapman killed before ten years of age, but also that...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 05-22-2018, 10:23 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
It is actually not "my" argument or...

It is actually not "my" argument or thinking, it is Llewellyns. I just agree, and find that the blood evidence supports the take.
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 05-22-2018, 10:09 PM
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Views: 888
Posted By Fisherman
Sometimes it is a case of certain Swedes knowing...

Sometimes it is a case of certain Swedes knowing what certain non-Swedes donīt know, I think... ;)

On a more serious note, this all falls back on that submarine that was found in the Swedish...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-22-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Fisherman
Lawson Tait - that was the name of the medico, I...

Lawson Tait - that was the name of the medico, I believe.
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-22-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,454
Posted By Fisherman
The suggestion of a typical London butchery...

The suggestion of a typical London butchery technique was, I believe, suggested by a renowned medico from the Midlands who wasnīt necessarily very serious. I have forgotten his name, but the...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-22-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Fisherman
Well, there can be no telling how many saw the...

Well, there can be no telling how many saw the cut, but they would not have been many. But since we do know that hunters and butchers were looked into as reasonable suspects, one would have thought...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-22-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Fisherman
That may be true - but it should have been...

That may be true - but it should have been obvious to them which way the kidney took out of the body, and there would have been press people and police alike who had access to the information about...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-21-2018, 10:47 PM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Fisherman
Bu if this was what happened, then why are not...

Bu if this was what happened, then why are not the medicos of the time very clear in establishing that there can be little doubt that the killer wilfully targetted and extracted the kidney? Even if...
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 05-21-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 888
Posted By Fisherman
I think serial killers are just as likely to...

I think serial killers are just as likely to attract coincidences as anybody else, no more, no less. Meaning that you are correct - we must allow for coincidences in that context too, just as we do...
Forum: General Discussion 05-19-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,560
Posted By Fisherman
And here I was, thinking you were displaying a...

And here I was, thinking you were displaying a sudden drastic sense of humour! :) Itīs Larkins, not Larkin, Kattrup.
Forum: General Discussion 05-19-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,560
Posted By Fisherman
I have a feeling, Steve, that the reference...

I have a feeling, Steve, that the reference "Larkin" may lead us to what kind of suspect our learned Danish friend has in mind. Plus I have another feeling that it is a tad ironic that I am the one...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-18-2018, 08:54 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
There already is, Trevor.

There already is, Trevor.
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-18-2018, 05:28 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
I donīt think the killer was medically trained,...

I donīt think the killer was medically trained, but I would not categorically rule out such a man - all we can say is that IF he was medically trained, then he did not employ his knowledge on the...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-17-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Fisherman
It is secondary, but not unimportant. The primary...

It is secondary, but not unimportant. The primary matter is that we should not expect mutilators who cut the abdomen open to surface two at the time. In that context, however, any further similarity...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-17-2018, 01:26 AM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Fisherman
Given my moniker, I must confess that I find it...

Given my moniker, I must confess that I find it slightly unnerving to speak of gutting fish, though ...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-16-2018, 11:58 PM
Replies: 94
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Posted By Fisherman
Great, thanks for that - itīs good to agree for...

Great, thanks for that - itīs good to agree for once! :)
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-16-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,454
Posted By Fisherman
That would be interesting. However, I think that...

That would be interesting. However, I think that what Trevor means is that the cutting force of the edge was directed upwards and not downwards. In other words, Eddowes was gutted much like a fish,...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-15-2018, 03:27 AM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Fisherman
Quote: Originally Posted by Fisherman View...

Quote:
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Superficial means "on the surface ONLY". And you cannot use that expression until you know that the similarities are surface similarities only. To do...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-15-2018, 02:23 AM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Fisherman
Frank, I am going to have to digest your post for...

Frank, I am going to have to digest your post for some time - as usual. But Iīll be back, as Douglas MacArthur said. :)
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-15-2018, 01:52 AM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Fisherman
Superficial means "on the surface...

Superficial means "on the surface ONLY". And you cannot use that expression until you know that the similarities are surface similarities only. To do so is to intentionally mislead. To claim that it...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-15-2018, 01:35 AM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Fisherman
No, no, no! Donīt keep claiming it has been...

No, no, no! Donīt keep claiming it has been proven - present the proof! Steve did nothing but to once again suggest alternative reasons for the similarities, and that has been done for 4000 posts. It...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-15-2018, 01:33 AM
Replies: 4,133
Views: 296,219
Posted By Fisherman
Done! That was quick. You suggest but canno...

Done! That was quick.

You suggest but canno substantiate a lot of alternative takes. That is uninteresting until you prove either of them. The facts I presented ARE proven ones.

One example of your...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-15-2018, 01:17 AM
Replies: 4,133
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Posted By Fisherman
You know, I only have to go to the first sentence...

You know, I only have to go to the first sentence to know what is coming. "Superficial similarities".
Prove that, please.

Meanwhile, I may just read the rest, although it is probably painfully...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 05-15-2018, 12:48 AM
Replies: 4,133
Views: 296,219
Posted By Fisherman
Since it seems your whole reasoning is based on...

Since it seems your whole reasoning is based on untruths and lofty speculation, Iīd say that would be a minor offence in comparison. If it was true.

However, I donīt think it is. But you are welcome...
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