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Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 12-12-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 34
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Posted By Steven Russell
Consider my ribs tickled.

Consider my ribs tickled.
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-30-2014, 01:34 PM
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Posted By Steven Russell
Tom, Discrediting the shawl evidence in no way...

Tom,
Discrediting the shawl evidence in no way exonerates Kosminski. This is faulty logic. The case against him remains exactly as strong, or as weak, as it was before this shawl business was...
Forum: Abberline, Inspector Frederick 07-11-2013, 02:12 PM
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Posted By Steven Russell
Hats and whiskers

In the two sketches of FGA where he is wearing a hat, the hats are clearly not the same - one being tallish and squarish as worn by Jude Law in the new Holmes films, and the other lower and more...
Forum: Pub Talk 01-27-2013, 12:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,344
Posted By Steven Russell
All the best, Don. Steve.

All the best, Don.

Steve.
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 01-22-2013, 12:29 AM
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Posted By Steven Russell
I think you can have a chair or a glass of water...

I think you can have a chair or a glass of water if you ask for one. One thing I did hear recently which surprised me was that English judges do not have - and never have had - gavels. Is this...
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-26-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 36,912
Posted By Steven Russell
Hello, Caz. Don't have the book to hand at the...

Hello, Caz.
Don't have the book to hand at the moment but the problems are (as I remember) when he misses them out, which he frequently does.

Best wishes,
Steve.
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-24-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 141
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Posted By Steven Russell
Bah! Thanls for putting me straight on this...

Bah! Thanls for putting me straight on this point, Bob.

Best Wishes,
Steve.
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-21-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 141
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Posted By Steven Russell
Points taken Sir Bob and Graham. It just strikes...

Points taken Sir Bob and Graham. It just strikes me as odd that someone with a Victorian middle class education would mistake 'there' for 'their' or 'of' for 'off' etc. Both of my parents had...
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-21-2012, 04:19 AM
Replies: 141
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Posted By Steven Russell
If the diary is a forgery, I think it's a pretty...

If the diary is a forgery, I think it's a pretty good piece of work but might we not expect Maybrick's standard of literacy to have been higher than that of the diarist? Not that I know much about...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-19-2012, 02:08 AM
Replies: 185
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Posted By Steven Russell
Errata, You make some excellent points. But you...

Errata,
You make some excellent points. But you seem to me to be saying that non-fundamentalist religious people will pick and choose which bits of their magic book are sensible and morally...
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-19-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 41
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Posted By Steven Russell
Personally, I think the diary is a forgery i.e....

Personally, I think the diary is a forgery i.e. not written by JM but would love to know when and by whom it was written.

Best wishes,
Steve.
Forum: Pub Talk 10-18-2012, 01:41 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 19,185
Posted By Steven Russell
Hello, all. I'm finding some of this very...

Hello, all.
I'm finding some of this very interesting stuff but allow me to pose a simple, but serious question: does Hell exist and if so, who's going?
Best wishes,
Steve.
Forum: Pub Talk 10-17-2012, 12:26 PM
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Posted By Steven Russell
Hello, Den. Enjoy! Best wishes, Steve.

Hello, Den. Enjoy!

Best wishes,
Steve.
Forum: Pub Talk 10-13-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 19,185
Posted By Steven Russell
Bollocks. God does not exist so we must formulate...

Bollocks. God does not exist so we must formulate our own moral code. As we have done.
Forum: Pub Talk 10-13-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 185
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Posted By Steven Russell
Well said, Chris! What really riles me is that...

Well said, Chris!

What really riles me is that we are supposed to pussyfoot around these Holy Joes because of their "beliefs" (which are utterly and transparently nonsensical) while those of us who...
Forum: General Discussion 10-13-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,185
Posted By Steven Russell
Hello, Jason, kensei, John J Eddleston's JtR:...

Hello, Jason, kensei,

John J Eddleston's JtR: an Encyclopaedia has detailed instructions of how to do your own Ripper walk. I haven't tried it but it looks pretty idiot proof, which it would need...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-13-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 19,185
Posted By Steven Russell
Hello, Julie. I'm sure the last part of your...

Hello, Julie.

I'm sure the last part of your post is true. The trouble is, people can use their faith to justify righteous indignation and bolster the idea that they are morally superior to...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-13-2012, 04:50 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 19,185
Posted By Steven Russell
At last - Hitler! Nice one, DVV! And who said...

At last - Hitler! Nice one, DVV! And who said anything about the world being perfect without religion?
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-12-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 101,074
Posted By Steven Russell
Tempus, I would be very interested to hear your...

Tempus,
I would be very interested to hear your views on my interpretation of the supposed letters.

Best wishes,
Steve.
Forum: Pub Talk 10-12-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 19,185
Posted By Steven Russell
For those who do not believe religion is...

For those who do not believe religion is dangerous, have you seen the news story about a fourteen-year-old Pakistani girl? She spoke out on the issue of women's rights to an education and was shot in...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-12-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 19,185
Posted By Steven Russell
Dear Carol, It's clear to me now that I...

Dear Carol,

It's clear to me now that I completely misread your post. Profound apologies. Yes, friends, absolutely. I only mentioned the smiley as a cheap crack so I could come back with "Not a...
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-12-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 451
Views: 101,074
Posted By Steven Russell
Hello, Jason. I think the killer could have made...

Hello, Jason.
I think the killer could have made the F on the arm as described in post 268. If I'm right, he was standing at the side of the bed nearer the camera, facing to the right of the picture....
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-10-2012, 11:31 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 34,523
Posted By Steven Russell
Miakaal4, Don't take it to heart, mate. For some...

Miakaal4,
Don't take it to heart, mate. For some reason, diary threads seem to provoke the most robust discussion on here (along with Hutchinson). Tempus is absolutely correct in saying you have...
Forum: Maybrick, James 10-10-2012, 11:12 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 101,074
Posted By Steven Russell
I take your point here, Caz. Here are my views...

I take your point here, Caz.

Here are my views on the "initials" for what they are worth:
1) The chemise business - too daft to laugh at.
2) The upside down F on the arm - this could have been made...
Forum: Pub Talk 10-10-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 19,185
Posted By Steven Russell
Hello, Carol. I'm sorry you were upset by my...

Hello, Carol.
I'm sorry you were upset by my post. I do not enjoy upsetting people - far from it - but I have as much right to express my views as you have to be upset by them. Perhaps I should have...
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