What do you think of sites like this? Does it help or hurt for information to be posted on websites that give the general public details about crimes, whether solved or not? There seems to be a debate about whether giving information allows the general public to be more active in supplying details that may help solve crimes, or if it simply feeds the fuel of other criminally-minded people to go out and commit more crimes?…Continue
Added by Cynthia Polansky on April 11, 2007 at 3:23am — 1 Comment
As a fan of true crime, I can't help but wonder what other readers think of this genre. I do read some mystery and suspense, but I find that I am more intrigued by the personal aspect of the books written about real people. I've heard some say it is human nature to be morbidly interested, but I find it interesting to try and inderstand what makes people do evil things.
In crime fiction, the motivation is written right into the story and eliminates most of the guess…Continue
Added by Cynthia Polansky on April 4, 2007 at 12:50pm — 5 Comments