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Jack the Ripper possibly identified
« on: August 31, 2011, 04:26:09 PM »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14207581

Since there are no known photos of the suspect, they had to do a digital police sketch.

I think he kind of looks like Barry Manilow.
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Re: Jack the Ripper possibly identified
« Reply #1 on: August 31, 2011, 06:00:22 PM »
It's like looking into a mirror.... :P

I mean, this case has always fascinated me. And that last statement is 100% true!
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Re: Jack the Ripper possibly identified
« Reply #2 on: August 31, 2011, 08:44:19 PM »
It's like looking into a mirror.... :P
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Re: Jack the Ripper possibly identified
« Reply #3 on: August 31, 2011, 10:16:52 PM »
I have always wished, whenever I read about it, that the case could be solved once and for all. Whoever did it, he's got to be dead by now anyway, but if we knew for sure, that would at least create a rudimentary sense of justice.
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