Robert, Hopper, Reporter discussed on Radiolab

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Com hey jet up ron i'm robert grow which is radio labin today they were talking about well we're trying to think about what goes on in the mind of a bad person yet we really come to any kind of agreement with hopper he didn't leave books or diaries to tell you what what were you thinking so in this last section we're going to try to get close to a very bad man and and we could ask and then the the question really to wonder about his what difference with that yeah but but we should warn you ahead of time this next section of the program had some references which are extremely graphic knocked to everybody's taste vf kids in the in the room maybe this is a timely technical brush their teeth or something yep yep becomes to us from our reporter current strong it's such as its who who is this carrier this is jeff jensen and he's a reporter in la and he wrote this graphic novel that i read about one of the most prolific serial killers in us history gary leon ridgway the green river killer the first victims of the green river killer were found in the summer of 1982 the green river murders terrorized seattle in the 1980s in seattle's a day a man called the green river killer ridgway murdered at least forty nine women cell called green river killer i it's like the fact that it could be upwards of seventy five making him the most prolific serial killer american his all the victims were prostitutes he buried them or left their bodies in these little clumps in the woods the kennesaw into a place the bodies was if they will matic and um in january of 1984 the green river task force was formed and my father was recruited the taskforce this book because his father tom johnson was one of the.

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