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Forum: General Victim Discussion 08-16-2016, 12:53 PM
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To be strictly fair, few serial killers target...

To be strictly fair, few serial killers target prostitutes BECAUSE they are prostitutes. They target prostitutes because prostitutes are not super safety conscious, are vulnerable, they go off with...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 08-15-2016, 11:02 AM
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It's a weight thing. Evenly distributed weight or...

It's a weight thing. Evenly distributed weight or back heavy is tied under the chin, a front heavy hat is tied behind the ears like a bandanna.

Crepe bonnets were light, and without pins being used...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 08-11-2016, 03:38 PM
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In theory a trade for medical specimens. There is...

In theory a trade for medical specimens. There is the idea that if a person needs a womb in a jar, that person might be persuaded to kill for it.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 08-06-2016, 12:25 PM
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I think the most compelling argument for the...

I think the most compelling argument for the killer picking the site is that he had very particular requirements.Which makes me think that the murder sites were not necessarily the destination the...
Forum: General Victim Discussion 08-01-2016, 05:42 PM
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Posted By Errata
Well, we don't know why they went off with...

Well, we don't know why they went off with strange men. I'm not saying that sex for money is not a very good guess, but it is a guess. For all we know the killer told these women he found a baby...
Forum: Witnesses 07-30-2016, 03:52 PM
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Posted By Errata
Well I'm a female who has done my fair share of...

Well I'm a female who has done my fair share of slinging drunks, who were adult male dead weight. I'm not super strong, but with two people it's manageable. Probably quite a bit more so if you are...
Forum: General Letters or Communications 07-30-2016, 11:11 AM
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Posted By Errata
I just make up words sometimes. especially in...

I just make up words sometimes. especially in situations like this where a behavior is being described that almost perfectly lines up with a person or character. Especially Muppets. Because I have a...
Forum: General Letters or Communications 07-29-2016, 06:14 PM
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Posted By Errata
Haha when a set of behaviors has no other single...

Haha when a set of behaviors has no other single name, it is traditional to name that set of behaviors after a person engaging in those behaviors. Bowdlerize springs to mind as an example.

And if...
Forum: General Victim Discussion 07-29-2016, 11:14 AM
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Posted By Errata
I think that we aren't quite so certain, and...

I think that we aren't quite so certain, and those of us that have any kind of certainty don't all have it for the same reasons. Some rely on specific facts, some on general behavior, some on...
Forum: General Letters or Communications 07-29-2016, 11:03 AM
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So, I can't help it. I just want you to know what...

So, I can't help it. I just want you to know what you are arguing.

I'm a genius. That and five bucks will get me a cup of coffee, but I am. I'm sure many people here are. Certainly there are several...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-27-2016, 09:52 AM
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Posted By Errata
Well they just released Hinkley apparently......

Well they just released Hinkley apparently... just in time for assassination season.
Forum: Witnesses 07-26-2016, 06:28 PM
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Posted By Errata
Seriously with the colors? Caps aren't annoying...

Seriously with the colors? Caps aren't annoying enough?
Forum: General Letters or Communications 07-23-2016, 02:39 PM
Replies: 385
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Posted By Errata
Haha I don't know. Aren't you just straight...

Haha I don't know. Aren't you just straight calculating the popularity of the name? I mean, James Black. Super common first name, super common last name, ergo the probability of that name being on...
Forum: Witnesses 07-20-2016, 04:07 PM
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Posted By Errata
Fair enough. Pointless lie. But what on earth...

Fair enough. Pointless lie.

But what on earth would have made him think that saying there was another cop summoning Mizen to the scene of a murder was going to make Mizen let him go unexamined?...
Forum: Witnesses 07-20-2016, 11:30 AM
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All of which I totally get. The act of lying is...

All of which I totally get. The act of lying is suspicious. But he had no way of knowing that saying another cop wanted Mizen at the scene was going to result in him being left to go on his way. In...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 07-20-2016, 10:05 AM
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Posted By Errata
I bring it up because I think that Kosminski...

I bring it up because I think that Kosminski specifically (as opposed to a generic mentally ill subject) displayed behaviors that would really make it difficult to get away with murder. Eating out of...
Forum: Witnesses 07-19-2016, 04:18 PM
Replies: 893
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Posted By Errata
Because while the act of lying would not be...

Because while the act of lying would not be meaningless, the actual misinformation contained in the lie really is. I mean, what is the point of saying "a cop needs you there" (obvious paraphrase)...
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 07-19-2016, 03:59 PM
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Posted By Errata
Quick Kosminski question (say that 5 times fast)

So we know that Aaron Kosminski was displaying severe behavioral anomalies roughly in the time frame of the murders. And I assume that there is no current theory being seriously entertained that he...
Forum: Witnesses 07-19-2016, 11:24 AM
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Posted By Errata
Red face It seems obvious that there is dissonance. Mizen...

It seems obvious that there is dissonance. Mizen gives one account, Cross another. Both cannot be true.

Which leaves us with several permutations of what happened.

1: Cross lied. A petty...
Forum: Witnesses 07-18-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 893
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Posted By Errata
There is actually a paper floating around out...

There is actually a paper floating around out there somewhere on people's reactions upon finding a dead body. And it's not as interesting a read as you might think, but it is sort of an interesting...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-16-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,398
Posted By Errata
He really looks like this British actor who plays...

He really looks like this British actor who plays spies and cops a lot. The name escapes me. Vague I know.
Forum: Pub Talk 07-16-2016, 12:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,398
Posted By Errata
Is it just me or does he look a little like the...

Is it just me or does he look a little like the 4th Doctor?
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-14-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,625
Posted By Errata
Crazy maybe. My Grandfather and his brother left...

Crazy maybe. My Grandfather and his brother left Galizia in 1932, so well ahead of the Nazis. I have no idea why they said it was Nazis, but it wasn't. It was a problem with a Christian girl with a...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-14-2016, 04:31 PM
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Posted By Errata
I have family from Galicia and I have heard...

I have family from Galicia and I have heard stories of the magic thieves candle (including a tale where my Grandfather and Great Uncle escaped the Nazis with the use of one. Highly fictionalized...
Forum: Witnesses 07-14-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 893
Views: 188,758
Posted By Errata
Wasn't the clot on the ground under her body?...

Wasn't the clot on the ground under her body? Because clothing absorbing the liquid components of blood that has started to separate could in theory rapidly accelerate the amount of time it takes for...
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