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Old 05-12-2018, 02:56 PM
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http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-44097196

Another one bites the dust.
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I heard a report that Nilsen had died but thought they meant Harry, who dies a few years back, was right confused for a while.
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I can cope with many details regarding serial killers, but cannibals, nope. Stets my teeth on edge.
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There wasn't any cannibalism, was there?
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Well he cooked them. Perhaps he fed the parts to his dog.
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Hello Bill.

Where's that quote from Prof David Wilson in your signature come from? Is it from a book he wrote or something?
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Did a search for Prof. David Wilson:

https://www.google.com/search?client... uOlzhWOnc%3D

He has written quite a lot of books on serial killers and prisons, and might be an interesting read.
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Prof. David Wilson also appeared on the tv series, Fred Dinenage: Murder Casebook
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I know who Wilson is, but I was curious as to where that quote came from.
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David Wilson quoting Soren Kierkegaard.
David Wilson also said, “... no such thing as coincidence when you're dealing with a serial killer" I believe that was loosely based on Sherlock Holmes.
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