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  • Edward Stow
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    Evidently not

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  • Gary Barnett
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    Originally posted by Gary Barnett View Post
    Any news on this?
    Anyone heard anything?

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  • Gary Barnett
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    Any news on this?

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  • Edward Stow
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    It's life Gary, but not as we know it

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  • Gary Barnett
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    Originally posted by Edward Stow View Post
    Perhaps he is a Star Trek fan.
    Damn it Jim, I'm a doctor, not a torpedo technician!
    He’s a Ripperologist, as is Hallie R. And there’s nothing wrong with that.

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  • Edward Stow
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    Perhaps he is a Star Trek fan.
    Damn it Jim, I'm a doctor, not a torpedo technician!

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  • Gary Barnett
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    Originally posted by Edward Stow View Post
    Sympathy for the Devil
    I enjoyed Waterloo Sunset.

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  • Edward Stow
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    My innate snobbery is always triggered by this claim of academia.
    I find it difficult to reconcile the concrete halls of Northampton Technical College with that term.
    Also the suspectology book what he wrote didn't exactly pass peer review with flying colours.

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  • Edward Stow
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    Sympathy for the Devil

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  • Gary Barnett
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    The way the music interrupted the narrative was rather irritating.

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  • Chris Phillips
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    In case anyone wants to listen to this and skip the music, the segments of talk start at the following times:
    https://player.autopod.xyz/144630

    03.55
    13.50
    32.15 Paul Begg I
    52.45 Paul Begg II
    1.13.35 Paul Begg III
    1.36.40 Adam Wood

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  • Gary Barnett
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    Originally posted by Edward Stow View Post
    I listened to it...
    Drew Gray drew a broad brushstroke background to the case - but interestingly, although he probably assumed he did it in an unbiased way, he made several comments which were theory based, leading in particular directions. As invariably happens.

    Also mentioned were the Man in the Iron Mask, the Mary Celeste, the Ark of the Covenant... which are all much of a muchness with Jack the Ripper in the minds of the masses, and none are treated as reputable history in academia.
    Interestingly the Missing Evidence series (which included an excellent episode on Jack the Ripper which is very frequently repeated on a variety of channels) also included episodes on the death of Marilyn Monroe, the Loch Ness Monster, Bigfoot, the 9/11 Twin Towers, Area 51 - subjects on a par with the Marie Celeste, the Ark of the Covenant and the Man in the Iron Mask. Although the Ripper episode seems to be repeated much much more than the others.
    ‘I’m not a Ripperologist, I’m an academic historian!’


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  • Edward Stow
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    I listened to it...
    Drew Gray drew a broad brushstroke background to the case - but interestingly, although he probably assumed he did it in an unbiased way, he made several comments which were theory based, leading in particular directions. As invariably happens.

    Also mentioned were the Man in the Iron Mask, the Mary Celeste, the Ark of the Covenant... which are all much of a muchness with Jack the Ripper in the minds of the masses, and none are treated as reputable history in academia.
    Interestingly the Missing Evidence series (which included an excellent episode on Jack the Ripper which is very frequently repeated on a variety of channels) also included episodes on the death of Marilyn Monroe, the Loch Ness Monster, Bigfoot, the 9/11 Twin Towers, Area 51 - subjects on a par with the Marie Celeste, the Ark of the Covenant and the Man in the Iron Mask. Although the Ripper episode seems to be repeated much much more than the others.

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  • Gary Barnett
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    Originally posted by Gary Barnett View Post
    Has anyone listened to this?

    https://player.autopod.xyz/144630

    Drew Gray interviewing Paul Begg and Adam Wood.
    If you search for ‘Ripper’ this will come up:

    Attached Files

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  • Gary Barnett
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    Has anyone listened to this?

    https://player.autopod.xyz/144630

    Drew Gray interviewing Paul Begg and Adam Wood.

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