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Forum: Other Mysteries Yesterday, 02:29 AM
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It's such an elaborate plot just to burgle or...

It's such an elaborate plot just to burgle or bump-off Wallace's old lady.

Why not wait until Wallace was at the chess club and do it? Why all this fuss with "Qualtrough" and Menlove Gardens...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 02:14 AM
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Not really, Fish. You are disingenuous if you...

Not really, Fish. You are disingenuous if you fail to understand that suspect-based documentaries have an agenda and will often play fast and loose with the facts when tarring their subject with...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-19-2018, 12:19 PM
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Posted By Harry D
An ex-murder squad leader who was not infallible...

An ex-murder squad leader who was not infallible and may have been led astray by producers looking to frame their subject matter. :smiley:
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-19-2018, 10:37 AM
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Posted By Harry D
According to the aforementioned officers it was a...

According to the aforementioned officers it was a technicality. The killer had been identified, the witness just didn't have the balls to testify against him.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-19-2018, 10:35 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Quite right. No matter what rational arguments...

Quite right. No matter what rational arguments are made against Lechmere you will perform the necessary mental gymnastics and wild speculation to keep your little fantasy in tact. Truly a waste of...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-19-2018, 07:41 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Ad hominem, Abby. Put your own personal...

Ad hominem, Abby.

Put your own personal prejudices aside. Both Anderson & Swanson named Kosminski as the suspect identified by a witness who refused to testify. That's a damn sight more going for...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-19-2018, 06:33 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Yes, the guy the Lechmerians approached and...

Yes, the guy the Lechmerians approached and advised on the case happens to agree with their assessment. What are the odds? :smiley:



Well, no. Kosminski was named by several senior officials of the...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-19-2018, 02:42 AM
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Posted By Harry D
What about Andy Griffiths? Does the same go for...

What about Andy Griffiths? Does the same go for him?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-19-2018, 02:28 AM
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Posted By Harry D
When I'm working on legal cases I often consult...

When I'm working on legal cases I often consult our resident solicitor/barrister for the benefit of his expertise. However, I can only afford to summarise the case to him, and the slightest omission...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-19-2018, 12:50 AM
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Posted By Harry D
...are both inconclusive. :smiley:

...are both inconclusive. :smiley:
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-18-2018, 02:52 PM
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Posted By Harry D
Anderson had his reasons. There's a strong...

Anderson had his reasons. There's a strong possibility the killer was a Jew when we examine the characteristics of the murders. The throat-cutting, for instance, may have been ritualistic rather than...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-18-2018, 02:05 PM
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Posted By Harry D
Griffiths' word carries no more weight than...

Griffiths' word carries no more weight than anyone else's if we aren't privy to the information he was provided with when forming his opinion, otherwise it's what we call an argumentum ad verecundiam.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-18-2018, 01:50 PM
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Posted By Harry D
You can keep pulling your expert out of the box,...

You can keep pulling your expert out of the box, if you like. Frankly, I am not impressed. It's remarkable how documentarians and writers never fail to discover experts who support their theory....
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-18-2018, 01:46 PM
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Posted By Harry D
What needs to "tie him" to the case?...

What needs to "tie him" to the case? How many serial killers are witnesses? How many serial killers are on modern police radar, let alone in the 19th century?



I'm pretty sure Tracy Ianson's...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-18-2018, 01:26 PM
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Posted By Harry D
For one, I find Jacob Levy to be a more...

For one, I find Jacob Levy to be a more compelling suspect.


Lived in the epicenter of the murders

Had a traumatic childhood: witnessed his eldest brother's suicide

Had the required butchery...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-18-2018, 06:12 AM
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Posted By Harry D
MJ Trow already stepped up to the plate with his...

MJ Trow already stepped up to the plate with his "suspect" Frederick Nicholas Charrington:

https://www.casebook.org/ripper_media/book_reviews/non-fiction/cjmorley/35.html
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-17-2018, 08:42 AM
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Posted By Harry D
...or perhaps a likelier answer is that the...

...or perhaps a likelier answer is that the murder overlapped with the route of a random carman. Sorry, two random carmen.



Is pettifogging the usual practice for Lechmere apologia?



I'm willing...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-17-2018, 04:57 AM
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Posted By Harry D
"Umpteen" is an indefinite number. I...

"Umpteen" is an indefinite number. I didn't know how many times Lechmere took that route but it had to be regularly. It wasn't his first day, week or month.



Speculation can be easily manipulated...
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2018, 04:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 786
Posted By Harry D
There have been several conspiracy theories...

There have been several conspiracy theories concerning the Ripper murders. At some stage of another the blame has been placed on the Freemasons, Fenians and Royal Family. Peter Turnbull thought each...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-17-2018, 04:03 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Two years, two months... it doesn't really matter...

Two years, two months... it doesn't really matter exactly how many times Lechmere made that trek. In all probability, his route to work coincided with the murder, as it did for numerous other...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-17-2018, 02:54 AM
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Posted By Harry D
You could take the random circumstances from...

You could take the random circumstances from anyone's life and construct a suspect out of them. Ripperology thrives on it.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 09:20 AM
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Posted By Harry D
There is no use debating with suspect-based...

There is no use debating with suspect-based theorists, because all of their suspect's actions are viewed through a prism of guilt.

Lechmere...

* Alerted the first passer-by, who was yards behind...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 06:04 AM
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Posted By Harry D
Lechmere seemingly had time to partially pull...

Lechmere seemingly had time to partially pull down Nichols' skirts, back away into the middle of the road, and prepare to bluff it out, rather than simply walk away. Much likelier, the REAL killer...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 01:54 AM
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Posted By Harry D
...but Paul was able to bring her skirts down...

...but Paul was able to bring her skirts down from her waist to her knees. The point stands that if Lechmere was the killer he would've done a better job of concealing his handiwork, particularly as...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 11-16-2018, 01:35 AM
Replies: 782
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Posted By Harry D
Strange thing for a murderer to say.

Strange thing for a murderer to say.
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