Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist

Moors Murderer

We used to know a woman who worked at Ashworth House- where Britain bangs up its psycho criminals. She said you knew you'd become institutionalized when you found yourself thinking of Ian Brady as a pretty normal sort of a bloke.

Judging from what's being reported of his ramblings, Brady seems to think of himself as some sort of a Nietzschean super-hero. The media play along with this by giving him headlines every time he sticks his nose (with a tube up it) into the outside world- as he's doing now with his appeal to be classified as un-mad; I do wish they wouldn't. 

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