posted on Apr, 30 2009 @ 10:48 PM
Look, I'm not supporting the guy or trying to justify his actions. But if you look at the cold straight facts, he only killed one person in his life
(a black guy named "lotsapoppa"). And the girls he directed to kill killed, what, less than a dozen people all together? It was only a few nights of
Lots of other people killed lots more. Look at Ted Bundy or Wayne Gacy or the BTK people. Their body counts are into the dozens and (perhaps even
hundreds for Bundy if you count the disappeared people he might have done away with).
So why is Manson seen as "the king of serial killers" or whatever? To put it bluntly, he's kind of little-league in terms of actual numbers
compared to others.
I suppose you could say he was the first one to get public exposure like that, but actually that's not true. Albert Fish, Jack the Ripper...Serial
killers have been with us for a long time.
I don't get it.