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Forum: Torso Killings Today, 11:08 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
He didn't mix things up, but evolved in...

He didn't mix things up, but evolved in escalating stages, each exhibiting distinct characteristics. More of a progression than a variety act.
Forum: Torso Killings Today, 11:04 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Just off the top of my head, not really.

Just off the top of my head, not really.
Forum: Torso Killings Today, 07:56 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
My pleasure, Frank, and I agree with your take on...

My pleasure, Frank, and I agree with your take on the matter, too.
Forum: Torso Killings Today, 04:13 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
His "career" seems to have occupied...

His "career" seems to have occupied three different phases. He murdered one man during his ransacking phase, and killed a couple during his rape phase, but in both instances he was either challenged...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 02:24 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
The thought had occurred to me, Herlock :)

The thought had occurred to me, Herlock :)
Forum: General Suspect Discussion Yesterday, 11:25 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
It's almost inevitable that a resident local...

It's almost inevitable that a resident local policeman could be found to have some tenuous connections with local people, places and events.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 11:19 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Not so in the Torso cases. If the perpetrator(s)...

Not so in the Torso cases. If the perpetrator(s) of those intended a sexual display, they'd have kept the legs on and spread them apart.
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 11:08 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Ad hominem.

Ad hominem.
Forum: Torso Killings Yesterday, 11:06 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Please do any expounding on an Eddowes thread,...

Please do any expounding on an Eddowes thread, Michael. This one's about the Torso cases specifically.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 02:19 PM
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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) Yesterday, 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 Yesterday, 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) Yesterday, 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 Yesterday, 04:18 AM
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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 Yesterday, 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 Yesterday, 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 Yesterday, 01:28 AM
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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 Yesterday, 12:14 AM
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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 08-13-2018, 11:21 PM
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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 08-13-2018, 11:08 AM
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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 08-13-2018, 06:54 AM
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Views: 46,444
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 08-13-2018, 06:48 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 18,222
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 08-13-2018, 02:20 AM
Replies: 158
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Excellent post, Gary.

Excellent post, Gary.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-13-2018, 12:06 AM
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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: 158
Views: 18,222
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...
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