Originally Posted by janitor
Apparently every famous person who was alive in the 1880s, has been suggested as being a potential suspect for being Jack the Ripper, except Queen Victoria and Florence Nightingale. I guess it must have been one of them then.
I think we are seeing the same thing going on here. The people who put forward these fanciful theories ignore the few tangible tools available to them, such as psychological profiling, and contemporary witnesses. Any competent criminal profiler would ridicule the idea of Freddie Mills being a serial killer.
I had a hilarious remark to post but you just took the wind out of my sails.