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Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:51 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Jacques l'Eventreur is "Jack the...

Jacques l'Eventreur is "Jack the Ripper" in French
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 11:50 PM
Replies: 354
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Posted By Sam Flynn
If only Barnett and/or the police had realised...

If only Barnett and/or the police had realised that there were two similar sounding others, both called Cwmafan/Cwmavon (pronounced "Cwm-AAH-vun"), one 15 miles from Newport and the other just...
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 02:19 PM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
If that's your point, Mike, I don't have too many...

If that's your point, Mike, I don't have too many issues with it. My beef is with the conspiracy theorists who think that the Canonical Five must have been great mates.

Don't get too excited,...
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 10:45 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
She was in disguise.

She was in disguise.
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 10:41 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Gladys Stoatpamphlet? Just a guess.

Gladys Stoatpamphlet?

Just a guess.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 10:37 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Speedy private transport was more readily...

Speedy private transport was more readily available during the time of Shipman and Sutclifee, which made the serial killer's world rather smaller than it was in Victorian times. You can't compare...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 09:41 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Excellent point.

Excellent point.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 09:21 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Bury's still a better candidate than Klosowski,...

Bury's still a better candidate than Klosowski, though... and you know what I think about him :)
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 09:19 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Indeed, Gary - then again, I know everyone who...

Indeed, Gary - then again, I know everyone who frequents my local pubs... not :) Even when I used to go every night, I never got to know everyone by name. And this in a village with fewer than 2,000...
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 08:58 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
That's assuming that the women in question were...

That's assuming that the women in question were actively prostituting themselves at the same time. I'm not so sure that this would apply to Nichols, who doesn't seem to have been a long-term resident...
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 05:19 AM
Replies: 354
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Dorset Street was doss-house central; it would be...

Dorset Street was doss-house central; it would be more noteworthy, perhaps, to find that a victim had not used its facilities at one time or another. Doesn't mean that they all lived there at the...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 04:04 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
You know, if there's one thing I've always hated,...

You know, if there's one thing I've always hated, it's being wrongly accused of some sort of wilful malfaisance when such was not the case. Pisses me off no end, especially when you could so easily...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 04:00 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Did you commit any evisceration murders in the...

Did you commit any evisceration murders in the open air, remove any organs and scuttle away to safety amid an increased police presence? A tourist's stroll around modern-day Whitechapel (far less of...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 03:55 AM
Replies: 471
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Posted By Sam Flynn
As far as I'm concerned, the same applies to...

As far as I'm concerned, the same applies to Kozminski as to Klosowski, or any other suspect who'd only been in London for months rather than years, for that matter.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 03:51 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
I realised that, and reworded my post within a...

I realised that, and reworded my post within a minute or two. (see above)

So, not so much "naughty naughty", but "fastee typee" - it's just that you read my original post before I corrected it.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 03:29 AM
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Nobody's saying that he'd need to have intimate...

Nobody's saying that he'd need to have intimate knowledge of every nook and cranny, but someone who did what the Ripper did surely needed to be familiar with, and comfortable in, his surroundings.
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 03:27 AM
Replies: 354
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Posted By Sam Flynn
Doesn't mean they were acquainted with one other,...

Doesn't mean they were acquainted with one other, anymore than the thousands of other women who'd have wafted in and out of Dorset Street during that time.
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) Yesterday, 03:22 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 111,022
Posted By Sam Flynn
Quite so, BB. The nearest we can place him most...

Quite so, BB. The nearest we can place him most of the Ripper murders is Cable Street, well south of the epicentre of the crimes, and it's likely he'd only been resident there for a handful of months...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) 10-13-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 471
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Posted By Sam Flynn
It very much appears that JTR cut throats as a...

It very much appears that JTR cut throats as a means to finish off his victims as quickly as possible, so that he could crack on with his real "thang", which was slitting open their bellies to remove...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) 10-13-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 111,022
Posted By Sam Flynn
Possibly, but if Klosowski was Jack, then he...

Possibly, but if Klosowski was Jack, then he changed his method of killing from instant death by throat-cutting to slowly poisoning a victim to death over a period of months.

The crucial thing is...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 10-13-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sam Flynn
That doesn't mean she was consuming alcohol of...

That doesn't mean she was consuming alcohol of sufficient strength with sufficient frequency to permanently damage her liver. Many of the other WM victims had "drink problems" too and, as far as I...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 10-13-2018, 12:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sam Flynn
There is no contradiction. Saunders said...

There is no contradiction. Saunders said "the liver was healthy, and gave no indications that the woman drank”, not "the liver was healthy, and gave no indications that the woman had been...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) 10-12-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,176
Posted By Sam Flynn
Klosowski was not Jack the Ripper, for any number...

Klosowski was not Jack the Ripper, for any number of reasons, but don't let me spoil your fun.

Ill leave you to it; I'm sick of these ping-pong debates, and I'm sick of wasting my time
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) 10-12-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,176
Posted By Sam Flynn
Not on its own, because it's just possible that...

Not on its own, because it's just possible that we've got a grunting, miming, monosyllabic killer on our hands. That said, I would count his poor English as a slight mark against him.
Not just "under...
Forum: Klosowski, Severin (George Chapman) 10-12-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,176
Posted By Sam Flynn
We don't know how long that encounter lasted, but...

We don't know how long that encounter lasted, but the chances that it only took place just as Long was passing by would be rather unlikely. Let's say that, between the time Long first saw "Annie" (if...
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