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Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 02:19 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 17,637
Posted By Sam Flynn
In case Fisherman doesn't know,...

In case Fisherman doesn't know, "Iceland" is a chain of shops in Britain which serves the higher-end of the frozen food market. Their Cheesy Potato Pockets are, I'm reliably informed, a regular...
Forum: FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) Today, 12:03 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Buy an Android tablet next time, Herlock. They're...

Buy an Android tablet next time, Herlock. They're cheaper, just as functional as an iPad and much less hassle.

I know that doesn't solve your immediate problem, but I haven't evangelised too often...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 07:40 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Good post Trevor, but I thought I'd just remind...

Good post Trevor, but I thought I'd just remind us that this was only an inquest held in a room in a school for poor boys - a sensational trial it certainly wasn't. With that in mind, would the...
Forum: FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) Today, 04:26 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Have you ticked the "remember me" box...

Have you ticked the "remember me" box on the login screen? That'll keep you logged in forever, as far as I can tell.

Mind you I'm a speed typist, so I haven't encountered this issue myself. Perhaps...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Today, 04:18 AM
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Views: 17,637
Posted By Sam Flynn
In which case, he deviated from his work route...

In which case, he deviated from his work route and brought her back to his work route to kill her, which is scarcely feasible.
Forum: Torso Killings Today, 04:13 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
"Mutilation" isn't a specific enough...

"Mutilation" isn't a specific enough term on its own. The nature of the mutilations needs to be objectively taken into account and, less objectively, the potential explanations for them.
Forum: Torso Killings Today, 03:19 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Prostitutes are frequent targets for violence...

Prostitutes are frequent targets for violence and, in the LVP, murder. They're also prime candidates for having lifted skirts, so not much can be read into that either. Her neck and abdominal wounds...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Today, 01:28 AM
Replies: 1,217
Views: 53,224
Posted By Sam Flynn
I sincerely doubt the Randolph Churchill bit, and...

I sincerely doubt the Randolph Churchill bit, and suspect that he only got dragged into the matter because it suited Fairclough's agenda. I just can't see George making that comparison to his son Reg...
Forum: Pub Talk Today, 12:14 AM
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Views: 70
Posted By Sam Flynn
Unfortunately the video cuts short, and doesn't...

Unfortunately the video cuts short, and doesn't show what happened next. Not to put too fine a point on it, let's just say that the dog didn't need to be fed for a fortnight.
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 11:21 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 45,613
Posted By Sam Flynn
"Then again, what you suggest encompasses a...

"Then again, what you suggest encompasses a suggestion that there were two serial killers working simultaneously and in the same area, and who both eviscerated, who both took out hearts, who both...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 11:08 AM
Replies: 1,217
Views: 53,224
Posted By Sam Flynn
Hello BB That's what was claimed in Melvyn...

Hello BB
That's what was claimed in Melvyn Fairclough's book, which was written after Stephen Knight's best-seller had put the Royal Conspiracy well and truly on the map. Fairclough's book is so...
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 06:54 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 45,613
Posted By Sam Flynn
McKenzie was at best a tenuous Ripper victim, and...

McKenzie was at best a tenuous Ripper victim, and the manner of her death was different from either Jackson or the Pinchin victim. The latter two torso cases were different as well, so there wasn't...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 06:48 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 17,637
Posted By Sam Flynn
The "work route" argument also requires...

The "work route" argument also requires the (living) victim to have been on her own in Bucks Row at the same time, which is unlikely enough in itself, or - failing that - for Cross to stray from his...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 02:20 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 17,637
Posted By Sam Flynn
Excellent post, Gary.

Excellent post, Gary.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 12:06 AM
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Views: 17,637
Posted By Sam Flynn
That's immaterial to my point. No doubt...

That's immaterial to my point. No doubt "Reginald Dwight" appears on many a census form, but everyone calls him Elton John.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-12-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 17,637
Posted By Sam Flynn
"He is the only case we know of in the...

"He is the only case we know of in the Ripper matter where a witness does not use the name he is always otherwise using in contact with the authorities."

Always? Who's to say that he didn't go by...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-12-2018, 03:46 AM
Replies: 1,217
Views: 53,224
Posted By Sam Flynn
Thanks Debs, Gary.

Thanks Debs, Gary.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-11-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 17,637
Posted By Sam Flynn
Sense of humour bypass or what? Glad to see your...

Sense of humour bypass or what? Glad to see your sarcasm is still working, though.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-11-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 1,217
Views: 53,224
Posted By Sam Flynn
Thanks, Jon. No wonder I didn't know it, as I...

Thanks, Jon. No wonder I didn't know it, as I haven't got that book. Is it definitely known that Mary Kelly's landlady in Breezer's Hill was the one with the Romford horsey connection, or is that...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 08-11-2018, 05:29 AM
Replies: 1,217
Views: 53,224
Posted By Sam Flynn
I hadn't heard of that, Jon. What's the source?

I hadn't heard of that, Jon. What's the source?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-11-2018, 05:27 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 17,637
Posted By Sam Flynn
Amazing! Herlock makes a post of 1,133 words and...

Amazing! Herlock makes a post of 1,133 words and Fisherman responds with only 64. Have I woken up in a parallel Universe?
Forum: Torso Killings 08-10-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 45,613
Posted By Sam Flynn
It's not alluring at all, Fish. Strips, flaps,...

It's not alluring at all, Fish. Strips, flaps, pieces... who cares?
Forum: Torso Killings 08-10-2018, 03:20 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 45,613
Posted By Sam Flynn
We do know that, in Jackson's case, they were...

We do know that, in Jackson's case, they were described as slips/strips, and a strip invariably denotes a piece of something which is longer than it is wide.A pair of strips cut from the level of the...
Forum: Torso Killings 08-09-2018, 02:14 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 45,613
Posted By Sam Flynn
"And you tell us that the journalists, all...

"And you tell us that the journalists, all of them, were not telling the truth about what they saw! Supposedly, they saw"

I said no such thing, ever. And I certainly never even implied, never mind...
Forum: Torso Killings 08-08-2018, 11:42 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 45,613
Posted By Sam Flynn
Don't kid yourself. You constantly point out that...

Don't kid yourself. You constantly point out that the use of the word "flaps" provides a linkage between the two series.
No, I don't. The pieces of flesh removed from Jackson's lower abdomen are...
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