Real life "urban legend" Purple Aky jailed

Discussion in 'Urban Legends/Folklore' started by Louie1974, May 7, 2009.

  1. JamesWhitehead

    JamesWhitehead Piffle Prospector

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    Yes, Min, despite its annoying format, there is some information there which is otherwise difficult or impossible to find. The full, tragic story of the electrocuted lad was new to me; though only sixteen, he had already fathered a child.

    We also learn of Arobieke’s careful stalking of his victims.

    His quiet manner and much-attested intelligence won over his most recent judge. Could this mark the end of the cartoon Aki? We shall see. :confused:
     
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    Mythopoeika I am a meat popsicle

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    It's quite a long article and fills in a lot of gaps.
    Somebody did their research.
     
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    CuriousIdent Not yet SO old Great Old One

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    Wow. Reading through that takes some time, but it is pretty damned thorough.

    Darkly fascinating stuff. There can be no doubt in my mind that the intimidating behaviour listed in the 1980s and 90s is just plain wrong. The notion that stalking, obsessive record keeping and documenting of people's lives and famillies when targetting is effed up. I find it hard to believe that it isn't in some way sexually motivated, but any way that you look it that is just plain threatening behaviour.

    Becomig a modern meme or urban legend cannot condone behaviour like that. That the Sopa order has been removed seems wrong to me.
     
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    Mr_Nemo Great Old One

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    Currently on BBC iplayer :-The search of Purple Aki

    (Possibly not in the right thread!.)
     
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