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meegbear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-29-07 01:33 PM
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86. You should read "The Famliy" by Ed Sanders ...
excellent book on the group themselves.
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  -Tate/LaBianca murders ... ronnykmarshall  Jan-28-07 02:22 PM   #0 
  - I read Bugliosi's Helter Skelter when I was younger  RetroLounge   Jan-28-07 02:24 PM   #1 
  - Same here.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 02:33 PM   #3 
  - Good for you, Ronny! I met Vince B, a long time ago in L.A.  GalleryGod   Jan-28-07 04:42 PM   #15 
     - I LOVE Vince B.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 05:43 PM   #35 
        - I was watching a little bit of "Valley of the Dolls"  Sequoia   Jan-29-07 12:34 PM   #83 
  - Bugliosi wrote a great essay on the supreme court selection of the bushidiot  Kali   Jan-28-07 07:50 PM   #43 
  - I knew it - found the link in my old bookmarks  Kali   Jan-28-07 07:51 PM   #44 
  - More than just an essay  NJCher   Jan-28-07 09:19 PM   #61 
  - me too  Blue_Roses   Jan-28-07 09:53 PM   #63 
  - The case has always  Texasgal   Jan-28-07 02:33 PM   #2 
  - I think that is why it's so scary.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 02:34 PM   #4 
     - He is a freak  Texasgal   Jan-28-07 02:51 PM   #6 
  - To me, it's always been the single most terrifying murder(s) in US history.  Shakespeare   Jan-28-07 02:50 PM   #5 
  - I know it's morbid ...  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 03:12 PM   #7 
  - Ha! I've always wanted to take one of those.  Shakespeare   Jan-28-07 03:17 PM   #8 
  - 6th grade! No way.  Sequoia   Jan-29-07 12:37 PM   #84 
     - A bright 12-year-old with a library card is a dangerous thing.  Shakespeare   Jan-29-07 01:51 PM   #87 
        - But of course, it's you Shakespeare!  Sequoia   Jan-29-07 03:13 PM   #88 
  - Well, I was...  Tikki   Jan-28-07 03:22 PM   #9 
  - Wow .... thank you for sharing.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 03:28 PM   #10 
  - I was 18 years old  PlanetBev   Jan-28-07 03:36 PM   #11 
  - Holy cow.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 04:16 PM   #13 
  - What!? Sady Mae Gluck? Full of shit !  GalleryGod   Jan-28-07 04:47 PM   #18 
     - as she has since said she didn't do.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 05:13 PM   #23 
  - People's memories are not a video tape.  hedgehog   Jan-28-07 03:38 PM   #12 
  - Could be.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 04:27 PM   #14 
  - Once reason why I think William did get a lot of sympathy  PlanetBev   Jan-28-07 04:46 PM   #17 
     - Many people were supposed to be at the house that night.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 05:08 PM   #20 
        - That seems to be a particular form of LA "brush with greatness"...  mitchum   Jan-30-07 12:21 AM   #106 
  - I would think his memory of "that" night would remain sharp...  MrsGrumpy   Jan-28-07 05:28 PM   #26 
  - My Obsession: The Death of Marilyn Monroe  GalleryGod   Jan-28-07 04:45 PM   #16 
  - Where is Marilyn's crypt at?  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 05:06 PM   #19 
     - I thing its at Pierce Bros/Westwood Memorial park in LA  carly denise pt deux   Jan-28-07 05:08 PM   #21 
        - Yup. Right in the middle of all those office buildings.  Shakespeare   Jan-28-07 05:39 PM   #32 
  - It's always really both scared and fascinated me  flamingyouth   Jan-28-07 05:12 PM   #22 
  - That house (Cielo) was torn down in 1994.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 05:33 PM   #29 
     - I drove by it before it was torn down.  flamingyouth   Jan-28-07 05:39 PM   #33 
  - Manson and his family  carly denise pt deux   Jan-28-07 05:13 PM   #24 
  - All stories like that fascinate me  skygazer   Jan-28-07 05:22 PM   #25 
  - That would be an interesting book to read.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 05:30 PM   #27 
  - It is interesting  skygazer   Jan-28-07 05:36 PM   #31 
  - Eva Braun was an idiot.  Darth_Kitten   Jan-29-07 10:27 AM   #70 
  - Then you might like this  Patiod   Jan-29-07 11:12 AM   #75 
     - That was spooky. Crawling around...creepy!  Sequoia   Jan-29-07 12:46 PM   #85 
  - Those murders and the Clutter Murder (In Cold Blood) have frightened  MrsGrumpy   Jan-28-07 05:31 PM   #28 
  - Another strange connection ...  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 05:39 PM   #34 
  - interesting tie re the motorcycles and dune buggies  NJCher   Jan-28-07 09:46 PM   #62 
     - Wow, wild story  Patiod   Jan-29-07 11:16 AM   #78 
  - The one that scared me was Ted Bundy  Patiod   Jan-29-07 11:14 AM   #76 
  - I think it was Trent Reznor...  fudge stripe cookays   Jan-28-07 05:34 PM   #30 
  - Trent rented the house.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 05:46 PM   #36 
     - Good.  fudge stripe cookays   Jan-28-07 07:45 PM   #42 
  - Born over a decade after the event  socialdemocrat1981   Jan-28-07 06:15 PM   #37 
  - I agree with you 100%  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 06:35 PM   #38 
  - There are some websites with the crime scene photos.  edbermac   Jan-28-07 06:52 PM   #39 
  - I've seen them ...  ronnykmarshall   Jan-28-07 07:20 PM   #41 
  - My piano teacher, who has long passed, had a sister who was  tinfoilinfor2005   Jan-28-07 07:11 PM   #40 
  - "The Perfect Storm" author had a connection with him, too  Patiod   Jan-29-07 11:19 AM   #79 
  - And The Sea Will Tell...........  CaliforniaPeggy   Jan-30-07 12:33 AM   #107 
  - Manson scares the crap out of me. The first time I read "Helter  SeattleGirl   Jan-28-07 07:53 PM   #45 
  - I agree with you about Diane Downs  ncabot22   Jan-29-07 07:48 PM   #101 
  - The murders happened the night after my fourteenth birthday.  blue neen   Jan-28-07 08:01 PM   #46 
  - Wasn't Doris Day's son the intended target?  peekaloo   Jan-28-07 08:07 PM   #47 
  - I can't recall if he was the intended target, but yes, he did live in  SeattleGirl   Jan-28-07 08:08 PM   #48 
  - Thank you.  peekaloo   Jan-28-07 08:13 PM   #51 
  - I believe he was an intended target.  slj0101   Jan-28-07 08:11 PM   #49 
  - Oh, right! Because Manson also fancied himself to be a musician.  SeattleGirl   Jan-28-07 08:17 PM   #52 
  - I edited with a wiki entry.  slj0101   Jan-28-07 08:18 PM   #53 
  - Thanks.  peekaloo   Jan-28-07 08:18 PM   #54 
     - And Phil Kauffman (the man who stole and burned Gram Parson's body)...  mitchum   Jan-29-07 04:41 PM   #97 
        - Holy shit!  peekaloo   Jan-29-07 09:51 PM   #103 
           - Manson wasn't acquainted with just Melcher and Wilson...  mitchum   Jan-29-07 10:03 PM   #104 
  - apparently......  Darth_Kitten   Jan-29-07 05:54 PM   #100 
  - Do you think that William Garrison was involved? Maybe Manson or Tex Watson  chimpsrsmarter   Jan-28-07 08:13 PM   #50 
  - Dude, you need to lose the obsession. I say this as a friend.  Redstone   Jan-28-07 08:21 PM   #55 
  - How do you know he considers you a friend?  fudge stripe cookays   Jan-28-07 08:46 PM   #57 
  - Well, I consinder HIM to be a friend, so why are you stepping into the middle?  Redstone   Jan-28-07 10:05 PM   #64 
     - Because your tone is insulting, that's why.  fudge stripe cookays   Jan-29-07 05:26 AM   #67 
     - Well, if he minds, maybe HE will tell me. What's your problem?  Redstone   Jan-29-07 04:31 PM   #95 
        - I just stated it.  fudge stripe cookays   Jan-30-07 05:12 AM   #112 
     - Oh no you kids ..... don't fight over little ol' me.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-29-07 10:37 AM   #73 
  - I know it sounds freaky.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-29-07 08:43 AM   #69 
     - OK. Just checking.  Redstone   Jan-29-07 04:32 PM   #96 
  - My step-mom was LA County Deputy, and was transfered to the Women's Jail  havocmom   Jan-28-07 08:39 PM   #56 
  - Interesting trivia  johnnie   Jan-28-07 08:53 PM   #58 
  - PLEASE tell me Doug Lewellyn did the post-trial interview.  slj0101   Jan-28-07 08:55 PM   #59 
  - lol  johnnie   Jan-28-07 09:01 PM   #60 
  - Get OUT!!  ronnykmarshall   Jan-29-07 08:40 AM   #68 
     - I never heard of Judge Wapner, but Rusty was the bailiff  Darth_Kitten   Jan-29-07 10:30 AM   #71 
        - You never heard of Wapner  johnnie   Jan-29-07 10:31 AM   #72 
           - No, I only heard that Rusty was the bailiff......  Darth_Kitten   Jan-29-07 10:47 AM   #74 
              - Ok, this is where I messed up  johnnie   Jan-29-07 11:25 AM   #80 
  - "The Downward Spiral"  XemaSab   Jan-28-07 10:19 PM   #65 
  - That is one scary group.  murielm99   Jan-29-07 02:29 AM   #66 
  - I picked up "Live Freaky! Die Freaky!" last month ...  meegbear   Jan-29-07 11:15 AM   #77 
  - If it's being compared to "Pink Flamingos"  ronnykmarshall   Jan-29-07 12:25 PM   #82 
  - I was a little kid when it happened, so I really only remember  NewWaveChick1981   Jan-29-07 11:26 AM   #81 
  - You should read "The Famliy" by Ed Sanders ...  meegbear   Jan-29-07 01:33 PM   #86 
     - Yes! A far better account than "Helter Skelter"...  mitchum   Jan-29-07 04:46 PM   #98 
  - Can I ask a dumb question...?  BlueIris   Jan-29-07 03:28 PM   #89 
  - Maybe Sharon T's birthday (would have been 64 last Wednesday)..or  formerrepuke   Jan-29-07 03:36 PM   #90 
  - Maybe because there hasn't been as frightening a time in America since that era  FredScuttle   Jan-29-07 03:54 PM   #92 
     - So, for you, like, '69-70 was the worst (until *)?  BlueIris   Jan-29-07 04:10 PM   #93 
  - True Hollywood Story  FredScuttle   Jan-29-07 03:51 PM   #91 
  - He was right to play it cool.........  Darth_Kitten   Jan-29-07 05:48 PM   #99 
  - Crispin himself is a very strange person  idgiehkt   Jan-29-07 07:51 PM   #102 
  - The Family had probably been to Geer's house before...  mitchum   Jan-29-07 10:06 PM   #105 
  - It was a contracted HIT because Voytek Frykowsky burned some drug dealers...  mitchum   Jan-29-07 04:28 PM   #94 
  - That's very interesting. I've never bought the official story...  Robeson   Jan-30-07 01:10 AM   #109 
  - I've never heard this  enigmatic   Jan-30-07 01:15 AM   #110 
  - I need to see this thread right before I got to bed  LSK   Jan-30-07 12:55 AM   #108 
  - watch out for creepy-crawlers!  Crabby Appleton   Jan-30-07 04:44 AM   #111 
  - I saw an interesting interview once with Leslie Van Houton and Patricia Krenwinkle  noonwitch   Jan-30-07 08:29 AM   #113 
 

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