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Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 02:24 PM
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Iīm sorry if you find the simple truth a hard...

Iīm sorry if you find the simple truth a hard pill to swallow. Itīs all very fine that you point out that people disagree with me, but that does not diminish the number of similarities. Nor does it...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 01:40 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
Life IS that simple, Herlock. Some are in denial...

Life IS that simple, Herlock. Some are in denial about it, but that is of little use. The killer gave away that it was him in both series by including a dozen or more similarities in both series, and...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 09:52 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
As I said, what was referred to was probably the...

As I said, what was referred to was probably the dismemberment part, and we all know that the Ripper never got around to showing off on that score.

Otherwise, I donīt think Hebbert says much about...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 09:38 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Any plans for it?

Any plans for it?
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 09:37 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Well... okay. But just a quick one. No scones....

Well... okay. But just a quick one. No scones.

Iīm curious here.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 07:58 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
That should be interesting. Why not post it right...

That should be interesting. Why not post it right away, though?
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 07:09 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Okay, letīs see here, what did these two killers...

Okay, letīs see here, what did these two killers do?

The Ripper killed women, involving severed necks, he cut abdomens open and he took out organs sometimes, plus he cut away a nosetip and part of a...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 07:00 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Trevor Marriott: As Dr Biggs states there are...

Trevor Marriott:
As Dr Biggs states there are only so many ways you can cut up a body by reason of the body itself and its structure

Sam Flynn:
Quite so.

There are only so many ways that offer...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 06:56 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
ANd their necks, yes. I know that. Are you...

ANd their necks, yes.

I know that.

Are you embarking on a crusade to write that it was the throats that were cut whenever I write that the necks were cut?

Would it not be better to realize that...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 06:28 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
That is as correct as it can be. And that is also...

That is as correct as it can be. And that is also why I have never said so, and indeed would never say so either.

There are, though, two points to keep in mind here:

1. Just as it cannot be proved...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 04:31 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Exactly! Add the information about dismemberment...

Exactly! Add the information about dismemberment and add all the interpretations you can come up with, by all means - but donīt deny that the throats AND necks were cut in most of the cases.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 04:28 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
The soft parts of their necks were severed too,...

The soft parts of their necks were severed too, as I will keep pointing out. I am not going to accept that somebody tries to peddle the idea that the Ripper victims and the Torso victims will have...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 04:22 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Which subjective opinion is it you are referring...

Which subjective opinion is it you are referring to? I donīt know that ANY opinion on how the torso victims looked before dismemberment can be offered - or rejected, as long as it is not in conflict...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 01:59 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
I think you have a point here, Trevor. Or sort of...

I think you have a point here, Trevor. Or sort of a point, anyways. I would not go so far as to suggest that it is meaningless to listen to the medicos of the time. Far from it. But when you say that...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 12:51 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Please do not imply that I do not do so, Gareth....

Please do not imply that I do not do so, Gareth. I am not the one reading the notes and coming away conveniently "forgetting" to mention that Hebbert spoke of "large flaps" as well as of "slips".

I...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 12:05 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
But how are we supposed to compare? The Torso...

But how are we supposed to compare? The Torso victims were divided up in parts and disposed of before the doctors could see them.

I have described before how Liz Jackson may have resembled Mary...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 12:30 PM
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Posted By Fisherman
The torso killer demonstrated skill in cutting...

The torso killer demonstrated skill in cutting the joints, whereas the Ripper never showed that kind of skill. However, Phillips was adamant that the killer of Chapman was highly skilled, and he also...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 08:40 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
There will be no court case. Which is why relying...

There will be no court case. Which is why relying in statistics is not morally wrong at all, but instead helpful in understanding the background - it carries a lot of weight that we know that these...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 07:48 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
In the ongoing trial against the submarine...

In the ongoing trial against the submarine inventor Peter Madsen in Copenhagen, accused of having sexually assaulted, mutilated, murdered and dismembered the Swedish journalist, Kim Wall, the...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 04:22 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
How dare I? How dare you? It is very simple to...

How dare I? How dare you?

It is very simple to clarify how you mislead: You wrote: "Are you seriously suggesting that Hebbert's notes on Jackson describe abdominal wounds anything like as extensive...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 04:07 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
No? Because in the post I got, it said: "If...

No? Because in the post I got, it said: "If the abdominal flaps had been cut in exactly the same way it might be interesting, but they weren't."
To me that seems to crave twin flaps, but maybe you...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 03:52 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Hebberts notes on Jackson do not describe the...

Hebberts notes on Jackson do not describe the opening caused by the removal of the flaps at all, do they? They do not suggest that there was a massive opening and they do not suggest that there was a...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 03:00 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
Once you PROVE that Jacksons wound was...

Once you PROVE that Jacksons wound was "comparatively modest", you will still be wrong. Cut away abdominal walls is cut away abdominal walls, it is very rare and therefore a common denominator.

As...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 02:55 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
There is - rather predictably - no statistics...

There is - rather predictably - no statistics counting cut away abdominal walls, no. SO what one must do is to make a search oneself. which I have done.

I have found next to no examples.

This means...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 12:08 AM
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Posted By Fisherman
What I will say is that IF the abdominal flaps...

What I will say is that IF the abdominal flaps had been exact copies of each other in the three cases at hand, not a millimeter telling them apart - which seems to be what you are asking for to take...
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