Woman Wants To Marry Charles Manson For Rights To His Corpse

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  1. BethSucks

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    Charles Manson’s fiancée reportedly wanted to marry him for his corpse
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    FILE 2014: State prison officials say mass murderer Charles Manson,80, has yet to marry a 26-year-old devotee, who insists the 1960s cult leader was wrongly convicted. (AP Photos/California Department of Corrections)

    This plot was too crazy even for Charles Manson.

    Manson's engagement to a woman 53 years his junior was part of a wild scheme of hers to profit by putting his body on public display after his death, says the author of an upcoming book.

    Manson's fiancée, 27-year-old Afton Elaine Burton, known as Star, sought to wed the convicted mastermind of the Sharon Tate murder and eight other slayings so that she could gain possession of his corpse, according to journalist Daniel Simone.

    Burton and a pal, Craig Hammond, planned to lay out Manson’s remains in a glass crypt, Simone says. The pair figured their bizarre California version of Lenin’s Tomb would draw huge crowds and make big money.

    But Manson, 80, does not want to marry Burton and has no interest in spending eternity displayed in a glass coffin, Simone told The Post. "He's finally realized that he's been played for a fool," Simone said.

    Another reason the madman balked at the plan is because he believes he is immortal. "He feels he will never die," Simone said. "Therefore, he feels it's a stupid idea to begin with."
     
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    ridiculous
     
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    PelicanWig Beautiful Soup

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    Did Manson ever kill anyone with his own hands?
     
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    Is her real last name Ostrosky or Kasem? Both seem to like hauling corpses around.
     
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    No.
     
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    That's why my wife wanted to marry me.
     
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    smart move, then she can open a museum.
     
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    Petal A girl in a sea of mults

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    **On a side note... wacko attracts wacko. Why is anyone surprised with Manson's choice in lady friends?
     
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    But Manson, 80, does not want to marry Burton and has no interest in spending eternity displayed in a glass coffin, Simone told The Post. "He's finally realized that he's been played for a fool," Simone said.

    If Charlie figured it out what's taking Howard so long ?
     
  11. Limo Wreck

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    Did he hit it?
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    Nibbler heaven is in your mind Gold

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    He's the ultimate collectible.
     
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    Limo Wreck Aboard the great mothership Gold

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    I wonder what he is worth? He has quite a few licensing deals and publishing rights for his music.
     
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    Women just want me for my body as well.