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Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 12:29 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Yes. Life's never like that, is it? ;)

Yes. Life's never like that, is it? ;)
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 10:27 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I wasn't questioning that, only the idea that the...

I wasn't questioning that, only the idea that the killer had thrown the key back into the room when he left.
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 10:26 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I'm not suggesting that a butcher did. I was...

I'm not suggesting that a butcher did. I was merely pointing out how easy it would be for someone to know/find out where the organs were.
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 09:13 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Why would he bother doing that, when he could...

Why would he bother doing that, when he could have dropped it anywhere or kept it as a trophy? Besides, if he had thrown it into the room, the key would have been fairly easy to spot on that...
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 07:58 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Books were still available, and people were more...

Books were still available, and people were more familiar with butchery than they are in today's pre-packed, freezer ready society.
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 07:00 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Thanks to biology books - and coming from a...

Thanks to biology books - and coming from a carnivorous family - I've known what kidneys look like, and where they're located, since I was a child.
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 04:56 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
That might be the preferred approach from a...

That might be the preferred approach from a minimally invasive surgical perspective, but we're not talking about such surgery in either Eddowes' or Kelly's case, but evisceration with no regard to...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 01:23 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Quite so. The idea that he smashed it down like...

Quite so. The idea that he smashed it down like Jack Nicholson in "The Shining" is misplaced.
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 01:17 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I doubt that repairing a window pane in a slum...

I doubt that repairing a window pane in a slum apartment would have been particularly high on his list of priorities.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-08-2018, 10:55 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
He forced it open with a pick, presumably because...

He forced it open with a pick, presumably because he had lost the spare key or couldn't find it in time.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-08-2018, 09:54 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Yes, I was thinking the same.

Yes, I was thinking the same.
Forum: Torso Killings 12-08-2018, 05:31 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Not many people say that. But they do say that...

Not many people say that. But they do say that Nichols' throat was cut first, which it most certainly was.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-08-2018, 01:15 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Correction: Sunday Times one, mythbusters nil.

Correction: Sunday Times one, mythbusters nil.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 12-07-2018, 03:25 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
And what about Barts, UCH, St Thomas's and the...

And what about Barts, UCH, St Thomas's and the Middlesex? What if Guy's had beds available, for that matter?
We're just interested in accuracy.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-07-2018, 03:22 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
It might have been in connection with the origin...

It might have been in connection with the origin of the "neatly folded" meme/myth, Jon.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 12-07-2018, 01:18 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Indeed, but Central London had - and still has -...

Indeed, but Central London had - and still has - many, many hospitals. Guy's, Bart's, St Thomas's, Middlesex and UCH were all big hospitals which were closer to where Nichols and Eddowes were living...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 12-07-2018, 01:04 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Dew just says that it was an "old...

Dew just says that it was an "old coat". I don't know where the "[pilot] coat in the window" story originated, but I see that various press reports of 10th November say this: "It is stated that a...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 12-07-2018, 09:42 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
In this instance, though, isn't it a case of two...

In this instance, though, isn't it a case of two women who lived elsewhere in London being treated in an East End hospital?

I'm basing that on Gary's helpful info about Eddowes living in Westminster...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 12-07-2018, 07:51 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Also, wasn't Eddowes in the Midlands in 1867?

Also, wasn't Eddowes in the Midlands in 1867?
Forum: Non-Fiction 12-07-2018, 07:48 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
If you want to draw parallels with the Ripper...

If you want to draw parallels with the Ripper murders, we HAVE to make comparisons by definition.
Forum: Non-Fiction 12-07-2018, 06:59 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Two panels of flesh cut out does not make for a...

Two panels of flesh cut out does not make for a ripped abdomen and, severed limbs, decapitation and quartering apart, Jackson's body was unscathed. Her breasts weren't cut off, her intercostal flesh...
Forum: Non-Fiction 12-07-2018, 06:18 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
You need more than one example in order to...

You need more than one example in order to establish a pattern.The similarities, such as they are, are debatable, and the differences outnumber them.
Forum: Non-Fiction 12-07-2018, 06:14 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I don't think it is. Kelly was practically...

I don't think it is. Kelly was practically destroyed, Jackson nowhere near so.
Forum: Non-Fiction 12-07-2018, 05:31 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Not just dumb, but clearly not true. If you want...

Not just dumb, but clearly not true. If you want an example of "overkill", look at Mary Kelly, not Elizabeth Jackson, who sustained very little damage by comparison.
Forum: Non-Fiction 12-07-2018, 05:25 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 11,901
Posted By Sam Flynn
No. Those are the specifics, period.

No. Those are the specifics, period.
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