Started by tiny_tove, February 23, 2010, 03:24:01 PM
Quote from: tiny_tove on July 23, 2010, 10:26:50 AMYet at the Holloway Monsters' Ball the leering killers had covered themselves in fake blood.
Quote from: Nil By Mouth on July 23, 2010, 02:16:20 PMhttp://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/815111--arrest-in-u-k-grisly-killingHe was studying criminology, with an emphasis on homicide, and told acquaintances that he was doing "a PhD in Jack the Ripper." He had a fascination with Nazi symbology and famous serial killers that he expressed online under the handle "Ven Pariah.""Humanity is not merely a biological condition. It is also a state of mind," Griffiths/Pariah wrote in one post. "On that basis I am a pseudo-human at best. A demon at worst."Locals told reporters that Griffiths was a familiar presence in the neighbourhood because of his habitual outfit of round glasses and black leather overcoat. He was known as a loner who kept up to 100 rats at a time in a large trunk to feed his pet lizards.
QuoteColumbia University professor Michael Stone knows evil. He's a forensic psychologist — the type of expert that provides testimony on the mental state of accused murderers when a declaration of insanity can mean the difference between life and death row.Inspired by the structure of Dante's circles of hell, Stone has created his own 22-point "Gradations of Evil" scale, made up of murderers in the 20th century. "I thought it would be an interesting thing to do," he says.