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Old 01-08-2012, 07:09 PM
 
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"The fires, investigators say, were a son's twisted, angry response to seeing his mother captured by federal authorities intent on extraditing her back to Germany..." Arson suspect took a twisted path to Los Angeles - latimes.com
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Old 01-16-2012, 12:21 PM
 
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In a free society we will remain vunerable...but we must give the gov't some credit for keeping us safe for the past 10 years...Bin Laden was being safeguarded by a foreign government(Pakistan) which the US never suspected and hiding in plain sight...our informants were telling us he was in some cave somewhere being protected by a loyal handful of people!
We could have been watching that house in Pakistan for a long while. The US government is not above planting misinformation to the press. I think the police must do it often(when they can) to be able to detect false confessions and sometimes to give misinformation to the perp.

Do we know much about pyromaniacs? Do they feel badly for the victims? Is it just the flames that fascinate them? Can they be rehabilitated?

A lot of serial killing is sex linked and diminishes as the perp ages. Is this similar for fire lovers? Do we know how this starts, in youth?

I have heard that tests to become firemen try to screen out these people since that profession is a big draw for them.

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