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Forum: Pub Talk Today, 02:04 PM
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Quite, but Turkey and Saudi Arabia aren't exactly...

Quite, but Turkey and Saudi Arabia aren't exactly renowned for being bastions of freedom and democracy, unlike the USA. When Trump, the leader of the most allegedly "advanced" nation in the world,...
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 01:11 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Which church is that, Jon? I'd always assumed...

Which church is that, Jon? I'd always assumed that Hutchinson meant Christ Church (Spitalfields), given that practically all the action in his story seemed to happen in its near vicinity.
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 07:58 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Several minutes between Christ Church and Thrawl...

Several minutes between Christ Church and Thrawl Street, Jon? It would have been about a two-minute walk, if that.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly Yesterday, 12:28 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
How could Sutton have compared the Lusk kidney...

How could Sutton have compared the Lusk kidney with the intact kidney and renal artery remaining in the corpse without exhuming Eddowes' body? The Lusk letter was sent two weeks after her death.

As...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-13-2018, 10:26 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
You have my empathy and undying support, Trevor...

You have my empathy and undying support, Trevor :)

I think Jon (Guy) had his tongue in his cheek there.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-13-2018, 08:44 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Are you sure that's what you meant to say, Trev?

Are you sure that's what you meant to say, Trev?
Forum: Pub Talk 07-13-2018, 04:08 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Or "scoon", as in Stone of Scone?

Or "scoon", as in Stone of Scone?
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-12-2018, 11:12 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I merely said that I liked your pun linking...

I merely said that I liked your pun linking Robert (Louis) Stevenson and steam pioneer Thomas Newcomen, and out that the other steam pioneer was a different Robert Stephenson.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-12-2018, 02:46 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
The rail pioneer was a different Robert...

The rail pioneer was a different Robert Ste(ph)enson, but I liked the Newcomen pun anyway :)
Forum: Pub Talk 07-12-2018, 01:56 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Sounds good. That said, I'm OK with cottage...

Sounds good. That said, I'm OK with cottage cheese in its "native state", as I quite like plain food. (Don't get me wrong - I like tasty food, too!)
Forum: Pub Talk 07-12-2018, 10:04 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
If it's the same as what we call it in Britain,...

If it's the same as what we call it in Britain, then it doesn't really taste of much at all, come to think of it, never mind cheese. Cottage cheese has a texture and appearance not dissimilar to...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-12-2018, 07:52 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Clotted cream is an extremely thick cream...

Clotted cream is an extremely thick cream "made by indirectly heating full-cream cow's milk using steam or a water bath and then leaving it in shallow pans to cool slowly. During this time, the cream...
Forum: Pub Talk 07-12-2018, 01:55 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Sometimes you need to crack a nut, but that...

Sometimes you need to crack a nut, but that doesn't mean that you employ a sledgehammer to do so.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-12-2018, 01:51 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
How do you know it's non-existent without looking?

How do you know it's non-existent without looking?
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-12-2018, 12:57 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Good, then you can look things up yourself, and...

Good, then you can look things up yourself, and not just in Senise either. Casebook'Press Reports archive is your friend :)
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-12-2018, 12:54 AM
Replies: 257
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Actually, the report doesn't say "absent...

Actually, the report doesn't say "absent from the pericardium" but "the pericardium was open below and the heart absent". That's a subtle, but potentially important, difference.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-11-2018, 11:59 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
No I didn't. Besides, if I weren't on the mobile,...

No I didn't. Besides, if I weren't on the mobile, which I hate using, I'd have given a more comprehensive reply.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-11-2018, 11:46 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
He isn't, but he provides a neat summary of what...

He isn't, but he provides a neat summary of what contemporary journalists, and their papers, had already put in the public domain weeks before the Kelly inquest.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-11-2018, 11:39 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
What's "tenuous" about a detailed...

What's "tenuous" about a detailed medical report produced by a medic who was present at both the crime scene and the autopsy? And, in response to your second assertion, I don't necessarily "believe"...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-11-2018, 11:30 PM
Replies: 304
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Red kerchief, foreign appearance, walking...

Red kerchief, foreign appearance, walking softly... see Senise for other examples.
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-11-2018, 11:14 PM
Replies: 257
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Bond gives us a detailed description of (a) the...

Bond gives us a detailed description of (a) the organs extracted and (b) where they were found. The heart appears in category (a) but not in category (b).

As to the "other evidence", it's very thin...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-11-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 304
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Posted By Sam Flynn
He didn't need Sarah Lewis' testimony, only the...

He didn't need Sarah Lewis' testimony, only the jungle grapevine, which would have been buzzing long before the Kelly inquest, and elements of the Mr Astrakhan description had appeared in the press,...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 07-11-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 257
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Posted By Sam Flynn
One can no more say that the heart "was not...

One can no more say that the heart "was not taken away by the killer" than that it was. Neither are facts, and the evidence is scant and ambiguous.
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-11-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 304
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Really? Good night vision and a durable...

Really? Good night vision and a durable photographic memory would not be necessary to make multiple detailed observations under low lighting conditions, and to be able to remember the minutiŠ three...
Forum: Hutchinson, George 07-11-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 13,701
Posted By Sam Flynn
The good night vision might come in handy, but...

The good night vision might come in handy, but the photographic and durable memory would be rather surplus to requirements, however.
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