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Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 10:30 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
But she didn't. Instead, we have...

But she didn't. Instead, we have this

OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO (puncture wounds in upper body, mostly throat and chest)

versus this
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(cut in some unspecified region of the private...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 08:35 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Wound. ONE wound out of 39. "She was in...

Wound. ONE wound out of 39.

"She was in such a position as to lead him to infer that someone had been with her". And we all know what "been with her" means. She was a prostitute whose customer...
Forum: Ripper Authors Today, 08:07 AM
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Views: 1,238
Posted By Sam Flynn
Whether we go by crow or by road, there certainly...

Whether we go by crow or by road, there certainly aren't the neat matches that Ivor Edwards claimed to have found. Nice work, Steve.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 07:57 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Reminds me of a great Churchill story. An aide...

Reminds me of a great Churchill story. An aide interrupted a meeting to inform Churchill that one of his ministers had been caught committing an indecent act with a soldier in Hyde Park at six that...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 06:54 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Sam Flynn
The fact that the Ripper wanted to open the...

The fact that the Ripper wanted to open the abdomen in order to remove organs is sufficient to explain why his victims were supine with their skirts raised. No such intent is apparent in Tabram's...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 06:38 AM
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Views: 1,768
Posted By Sam Flynn
Not in the KKK sense, I trust.

Not in the KKK sense, I trust.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 06:34 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
The penis [sic] mightier than the sword.

The penis [sic] mightier than the sword.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 06:31 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Indeed. Quite the opposite, if anything.

Indeed. Quite the opposite, if anything.
Forum: General Discussion Today, 06:16 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Is the kidney sacred to Venus? The bladder?

Is the kidney sacred to Venus? The bladder?
Forum: General Discussion Today, 05:42 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
The biggest problem we face is that any...

The biggest problem we face is that any definitive resolution would have to rely on our having detailed biographical information on the suspect. It would be very unlikely to obtain such information...
Forum: Ripper Authors Today, 05:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,238
Posted By Sam Flynn
As I think we've already pointed out, the very...

As I think we've already pointed out, the very fact that those figures are so rounded should immediately raise alarm bells. And the idea that the Ripper wanted to manoeuvre his victims into precise...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 04:57 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Sam Flynn
PC Barrett specifically refers to the bosom of...

PC Barrett specifically refers to the bosom of her dress being torn away, not anything else. It's not the same scenario as we had with, say, Eddowes, whose clothing was cut by the killer's...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 03:53 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I very much doubt that all the Whitechapel...

I very much doubt that all the Whitechapel Murders (canonical or otherwise) were committed by the same man, in which case it goes without saying that independent knife-wielding criminals, whether of...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 03:30 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Sam Flynn
We have a precursor in Annie Millwood being...

We have a precursor in Annie Millwood being stabbed all over her legs and thighs.
Didn`t McKenzie have a stab to the privates too ?[/QUOTE]
Perhaps I wasn't clear, but I was actually referring to...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 03:15 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Sam Flynn
It's the very nature of those other wounds that...

It's the very nature of those other wounds that concerns me. Long, distinct cuts to the throat and abdomen on the one hand, versus scores of stabs to the upper body and zero cuts on the other....
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 02:37 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Why one cut among nearly forty stabs to the upper...

Why one cut among nearly forty stabs to the upper body should be considered "potentially vital" escapes me.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 02:29 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,262
Posted By Sam Flynn
Nichols' killer was working away with his knife...

Nichols' killer was working away with his knife on the lower abdomen, and inflicted only two small stabs on her private area, so it's possible that these wounds were incidental and needn't betoken an...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 02:21 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,262
Posted By Sam Flynn
But we don't see a profusion of stabs in any...

But we don't see a profusion of stabs in any victim other than Tabram; and it's simply a vast profusion in her case, never to be repeated in the canonical murders. Even with Nichols, who sustained...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 01:21 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Sam Flynn
We don't know exactly how, though, as there's not...

We don't know exactly how, though, as there's not much detail on record. Be that as it may, it would be entirely wrong to say that the killer showed an "interest" in the private parts, when the focus...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 01:13 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,262
Posted By Sam Flynn
It's a harsh world out there!

It's a harsh world out there!
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 12:36 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,262
Posted By Sam Flynn
The overall attack on Tabram comprised 39...

The overall attack on Tabram comprised 39 stab-wounds directed, not just to "other areas", but specifically to the throat, chest and upper part of the abdomen around the stomach. There were...
Forum: Pub Talk Today, 12:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 70
Posted By Sam Flynn
"In God we rust"

"In God we rust"
Forum: Scene of the Crimes Yesterday, 11:36 PM
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Views: 2,133
Posted By Sam Flynn
That's a blast from the past, Gary. I remember...

That's a blast from the past, Gary. I remember reading that poem at school.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly Yesterday, 11:30 PM
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Views: 1,114
Posted By Sam Flynn
Agreed.

Agreed.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 11:25 PM
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Views: 6,262
Posted By Sam Flynn
Mary and Anne were extremely popular names. If I...

Mary and Anne were extremely popular names. If I remember, I'll post some very specific stats later, when I get home.
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