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Forum: Pub Talk 10-15-2018, 06:15 PM
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Posted By Ginger
A Happy Birthday to her!

A Happy Birthday to her!
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-13-2018, 05:14 PM
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Posted By Ginger
There's a magnificent image! Would you mind if I...

There's a magnificent image! Would you mind if I use that at some point?
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-10-2018, 12:43 PM
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Posted By Ginger
East London Observer for November 24th, 1888,...

East London Observer for November 24th, 1888, says (in what is apparently a gossip column, "Out and About"):



https://www.casebook.org/press_reports/east_london_observer/elo881124.html
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-10-2018, 12:36 PM
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Posted By Ginger
McCarthy may well have asked after his rent when...

McCarthy may well have asked after his rent when she bought the ha'penny candle on Wednesday, assuming that he was the one who waited on her, instead of Bowyer. (Bowyer did,in fact, say that...
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-10-2018, 03:40 AM
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Posted By Ginger
There's an excellent point.

There's an excellent point.
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-07-2018, 08:16 PM
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Posted By Ginger
Is it established that they'd always paid on time...

Is it established that they'd always paid on time up until a certain date, and then abruptly stopped? Might they not have been slowly falling behind while trying to keep up, as the honest poor do to...
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-07-2018, 08:03 PM
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Posted By Ginger
Best wishes to your dad. If opportunity...

Best wishes to your dad. If opportunity permits,it might be interesting to chat up Dr. Gull, and see if he's a descendant of Sir William.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 10-04-2018, 12:58 PM
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Posted By Ginger
One could ask him.

One could ask him.
Forum: Pub Talk 10-03-2018, 09:36 AM
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Posted By Ginger
As I pointed out, might makes right. The...

As I pointed out, might makes right. The Constitution is no impediment when the people who control the army, the police, etc., find it inconvenient.
Forum: Pub Talk 10-03-2018, 03:44 AM
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Posted By Ginger
The argument can be made (and has been, by those...

The argument can be made (and has been, by those far more impassioned and eloquent than myself), that as the 36th Congress adjourned in 1861 without appointing a date to re-convene (as required by...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-02-2018, 08:15 PM
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Views: 446
Posted By Ginger
That's been going on for a long time, at least...

That's been going on for a long time, at least since the 80s.
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-02-2018, 08:13 PM
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Posted By Ginger
I don't think she was quite as hard-up as all...

I don't think she was quite as hard-up as all that. Remember that Stride had earned 6p cleaning Saturday afternoon, and hadn't dipped into that to pay for her bed Saturday night. She took 6p with...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-02-2018, 05:24 PM
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Views: 18,461
Posted By Ginger
He's a damn good President! And yeah, Trump's a...

He's a damn good President! And yeah, Trump's a dick. The UN supporters who think it's acceptable manners to behave disrespectfully during someone's speech are also dicks. The difference is, Trump...
Forum: General Discussion 09-28-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By Ginger
I sense skepticism.

I sense skepticism.
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-28-2018, 04:26 AM
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Posted By Ginger
I think (and surely someone will correct me if...

I think (and surely someone will correct me if I'm wrong) the reason the constable released Eddowes in the middle of the night, and the reason that she didn't ask to sleep over in the gaol, is that...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-28-2018, 04:01 AM
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Posted By Ginger
I've always thought it possible that Chapman...

I've always thought it possible that Chapman initially went to #29 intending to use the outhouse, or maybe even intending to get a drink of water from the backyard tap, then met the murderer either...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-27-2018, 11:04 AM
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Posted By Ginger
Stride had earned 6p for helping to clean the...

Stride had earned 6p for helping to clean the lodging house Saturday afternoon. (https://www.casebook.org/victims/stride.html) The doorman at the house reported that she had the 6p with her when she...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-25-2018, 12:29 PM
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Posted By Ginger
If she's going to spend an entire book advancing...

If she's going to spend an entire book advancing the thesis that the Canonical Five should be referred to as "sex workers" rather than "prostitutes", then she will win my perverse admiration, and...
Forum: General Discussion 09-24-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 564
Posted By Ginger
And there was this...

And there was this (https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/8866083/Jack-the-Ripper-Is-this-six-inch-knife-used-by-Victorian-serial-killer.html), which seems to have come to naught.
Forum: General Discussion 09-23-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Ginger
Donald Rumbelow's "Complete Jack the...

Donald Rumbelow's "Complete Jack the Ripper" has an interesting discussion (and picture) of a post-mortem knife which might at one time have belonged to the Ripper.
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-20-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 20,076
Posted By Ginger
Jack spent probably only a few hours out of his...

Jack spent probably only a few hours out of his entire life killing and mutilating women. Would anyone argue that "murderer" would be an inappropriate way to describe him because his life wasn't...
Forum: FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) 09-19-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,210
Posted By Ginger
What happens if you try to upload the photo...

What happens if you try to upload the photo directly to IMGBB from your phone, without Dropbox? What happens if you download a photo from Dropbox onto a local directory on your iPad, and then try to...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-19-2018, 03:37 AM
Replies: 390
Views: 20,076
Posted By Ginger
I don't think that any of them (with the possible...

I don't think that any of them (with the possible exception of Kelly, and even with her I doubt it) practiced prostitution because they thought it an agreeable way to earn a living. Their status as...
Forum: Emma Smith 09-19-2018, 02:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,381
Posted By Ginger
It's pure speculation on my part, with no...

It's pure speculation on my part, with no evidence to back it up, but I've always wondered if the murderer (assuming it was only one) didn't stab Tabram first in the chest with the big knife,...
Forum: Non-Fiction 09-17-2018, 08:30 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 20,076
Posted By Ginger
Propinquity does tend to skew one's perspective,...

Propinquity does tend to skew one's perspective, yes. My mother's cracked concrete walkway is a much more real and concerning problem to me than an African village destroyed in a landslide. For the...
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