Manson Gets Letter From Manson
2012-09-22 by Alex Beebe | 55 Comments

Controversial shock rock superstar Marilyn Manson has recently received a strange letter
from infamous criminal Charles Manson. The letter was written to Marilyn from Charles
Manson's jail cell, and the message is quite bizarre, and written in a deranged, and
somewhat cryptic fashion.
Further information on this story, and the letter in its entirety can be read here:
http://www.nme.com/news/marilyn-manson/66248

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breakingthefragile
September 22nd 2012

2943 Comments


So yeah, the letter is about as batshit insane as you'd expect from a senile psychopath who's been in jail for more than half his life. It's pretty fascinating though, and pretty hilarious because of how little sense it makes. Also, I'm VERY proud of myself for this article's title lol.

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Omaha
Staff Reviewer
September 22nd 2012

9967 Comments


Dear Charles Manson,

Do you fancy writing letters in different languages and then having Google Translate to, well, translate them back into English? I'd like to think this, but perhaps I'm barking up the wrong tree.

-Jacob

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sixdegrees
September 22nd 2012

16668 Comments


Charles Manson is batshit insane. What else is new?

tlob
September 22nd 2012

16 Comments


Haha, cool story. No doubt you'll get some dick saying "this isn't news" though

Scoot
September 22nd 2012

17672 Comments


what the fuck

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breakingthefragile
September 22nd 2012

2943 Comments


@tlob Yeah, there's gonna be that one guy no doubt. But whatever, I thought this was cool news worth
mentioning. Charles Manson communicates with Marilyn Manson. I think that's interesting enough to be
worthy of bringing it to people's attention via the news.

sixdegrees
September 22nd 2012

16668 Comments


^ well, I can't imagine he gets too much exposure to pop culture in prison, plus he's insane.

Spec
September 22nd 2012

27051 Comments


That's pretty neat.

North0House2
September 22nd 2012

5800 Comments


Makes sense to me. A little confusing, but I think I get what he's trying to say.

Regardless, still insane.

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breakingthefragile
September 22nd 2012

2943 Comments


@North0House2 I'm very curious to know what he's trying to say. Care to give your interpretation?

TBliss2
September 22nd 2012

504 Comments


dunno how that can make sense to anyone...

zaruyache
September 22nd 2012

5822 Comments


Makes sense to me. A little confusing, but I think I get what he's trying to say.

Please share with the rest of the class.

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FictionalFlames
September 22nd 2012

1516 Comments


liberals these days.....

Feels
September 22nd 2012

266 Comments


Hah awesome, wish Charles Manson would write to me

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blastOFFitsPARTYtime
September 22nd 2012

1477 Comments


oh man, son.

bloc
September 22nd 2012

34660 Comments


Letter makes more sense than Manson's lyrics of late

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breakingthefragile
September 22nd 2012

2943 Comments


Maybe the who reason behind this was Charles writing lyrics for Manson and hoping he'd make it into a song lol. Maybe that's the master plan.

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
September 22nd 2012

30863 Comments


When did Charles Manson become a serial killer?

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breakingthefragile
September 22nd 2012

2943 Comments


Yeah, I know he didn't murder anyone. I probably should have said criminal instead.

Captain North
September 22nd 2012

6768 Comments


He pusuaded the other people to do the killing, and he's in gaol for that reason so he's still a murderer.

breakingthefragile
September 22nd 2012

2943 Comments


Whatever, fuck it. I know that, I know he didn't technically physically kill anyone, and I figured
that would come up the comments, but I really don't give a shit. It's a news article, I wanted to make
it brief, and calling him a "serial killer" is shorter than saying "a man who was in charge of mass
murder because he brainwashed his cult into doing the killing for him".

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
September 22nd 2012

30863 Comments


He pusuaded the other people to do the killing, and he's in gaol for that reason so he's still a murderer.


That's not a serial killer though

paxman
September 22nd 2012

4084 Comments


Actually, Deviant, he was charged with the murders of many people which is serial killing

You know?

Ponton
Emeritus
September 22nd 2012

5784 Comments


read helter skelter few years ago, good book.

paxman
September 22nd 2012

4084 Comments


Oh dear god shut up.

paxman
September 22nd 2012

4084 Comments


Yeah it is a good book, up there with in cold blood as my favorites in the true crime genre

Ponton
Emeritus
September 22nd 2012

5784 Comments


part where manson stops the dudes watch, pretty cool.

cinaedus
September 22nd 2012

26296 Comments


Ghost dancers slay together and you’re just in my grave Sunstroker Corona-coronas-coronae

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Gyromania
September 22nd 2012

15164 Comments


jared: YES

drasticaction74
September 23rd 2012

1718 Comments


If I haven't seen it, it's neww to me

drasticaction74
September 23rd 2012

1718 Comments


I once ate lunch with Charles Manson. At one point he said, "Is it hot in here or am I crazy?"

aesthetics
September 23rd 2012

108 Comments


craaaazy

LokitheTrickster
September 23rd 2012

23 Comments


I just read it, and it was crazy. It seemed like he was saying he either wants money from Marilyn Manson, or he wants to be his opposite, or something like that. Who knows? Charles Manson is crazy.

MO
September 23rd 2012

18191 Comments


"read helter skelter few years ago, good book."

my gf just read it, said it was good but alllll the technical legal stuff was a bit much

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
September 23rd 2012

30863 Comments


Actually, Deviant, he was charged with the murders of many people which is serial killing

You know?


Not trying to open up an argument here, just simply interesting reading: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/04/12/charles-manson-is-not-a-serial-killer_n_1422172.html


Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
September 23rd 2012

49741 Comments


I believe the chargers were conspiracy to commit murder or whatever they call it when someone convinces other people to murder for them

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Relinquished
September 23rd 2012

24386 Comments


always thought this was bound to happen one way or another

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
September 23rd 2012

49741 Comments


When will marilyn monroe send her letter?

BallsToTheWall
September 23rd 2012

44164 Comments


Marilyn Gets Letter From Marilyn

Recspecs
September 23rd 2012

9817 Comments


Hmmmm uhhh lol

Wizard
September 23rd 2012

19206 Comments


That's not a serial killer though

Bingo!!! He's not a serial killer. He's just fucked in the head.

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Fieryfenderz
September 23rd 2012

1421 Comments


If you'd like it deciphered, http://www.reddit.com/r/Music/comments/10ansq/charles_manson_writes_marylin_manson_and_open/

SingForTheDead
September 23rd 2012

94 Comments


"Hello, is Manson there?"
"No, this is Manson."

MrHigh
September 23rd 2012

68 Comments


If you'd like it deciphered, http://www.reddit.com/r/Music/comments/10ansq/charles_manson_writes_marylin_manson_and_open/


Thats a really interesting analysis. makes sense but why?

Fieryfenderz
September 23rd 2012

1421 Comments


No clue. Manson doesn't have reasons. He just does.

PuddlesPuddles
September 23rd 2012

4763 Comments


Not exactly as cryptic as I was excited to see, but a fun read

bloc
September 23rd 2012

34660 Comments


Did you pos or neg it

ConcubinaryCode
September 23rd 2012

2019 Comments


"Bingo!!! He's not a serial killer. He's just fucked in the head."

Like hitler?

Ovrot
September 23rd 2012

10457 Comments


Dude, manson better make a song after this.
He has no excuse.

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HitlerIsTheBest
September 23rd 2012

1585 Comments


what a crazy bastard. that letter makes no fucking sense.

ConcubinaryCode
September 23rd 2012

2019 Comments


still though.

Mickeymau5
September 23rd 2012

1614 Comments


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24RvJAdI0Vo

North0House2
September 23rd 2012

5800 Comments


"@North0House2 I'm very curious to know what he's trying to say. Care to give your interpretation?"

To me, it seems pretty straightforward. I think he's basically telling Marilyn Manson to either man up and own up to the name he's trying to take, and that the two aren't one in the same. Manson also seems to be quite peeved that his name is being used by a man who's obviously feeding into society one way or the other (and we all know how much Manson hates society)

That's what I was figuring, at least.

BallsToTheWall
September 23rd 2012

44164 Comments


Hitler's the reason why they lost the war. Now, if Reinhard Heydrich took control....

taylormemer
September 24th 2012

4913 Comments


One madman in the place of another.



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