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quinnox

(20,600 posts)
1. Haven't followed this that much, but I'm guessing he hated them
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:11 PM
May 2014

he seemed to have a lot of hate inside him. Maybe he felt they slighted him somehow, and had been quietly fuming about it to himself for a long time. I don't know.

PeaceNikki

(27,985 posts)
2. Read his manifesto.
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:14 PM
May 2014

He was jealous that they had women and he needed them gone to use his apartment to torture other victims.

Bonx

(2,115 posts)
6. Nope
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:17 PM
May 2014

The ones he killed were timid & he never saw them with any women.
He thought they were worthless & expendable.

 

Shandris

(3,447 posts)
3. From what I understand...
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:15 PM
May 2014

...he felt he 'needed' space with which to lure, torture, and kill other people for a while first and their presence would make that unlikely.

muriel_volestrangler

(101,835 posts)
4. "These were the biggest nerds I had ever seen, and they were both very ugly with annoying voices"
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:17 PM
May 2014

"If they were pleasant to live with, I would regret having to kill them, but due to their behavior I now had no regrets about such a prospect. In fact, I'd even enjoy stabbing them both to death while they slept."

http://www.kwch.com/news/national/five-revelations-from-rodgers-twisted-manifesto/26168368

He'd also caught one of them stealing his candles, performed a "citizen's arrest", and had him charged for it:

The sheriff revealed during a news conference Saturday that in January, Rodger accused Hong of stealing $22 worth of candles from him. Rodger took the unusual step of making a citizen's arrest for petty theft and contacted sheriff's deputies, who arrested Hong. He was booked and released, but the two men evidently continued living together.

http://www.mercurynews.com/immigration/ci_25834727/three-fatal-stabbing-victims-santa-barbara-rampage-grew

SoCalNative

(4,613 posts)
5. It's in his written manifesto
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:17 PM
May 2014

Two new housemates moved into my apartment for the Autumn semester. They were two foreign
Asian students who attended UCSB. These were the biggest nerds I had ever seen, and they were both
very ugly with annoying voices. My last two housemates, Chris and Jon, were nerds as well, but at least
they were friendly and pleasant. These two new ones were utterly repulsive, and one of them had a very rebellious demeanor about him. He went out of his way to start arguments with me whenever I raised
the issue of the noise he made. Hell, even living with Spencer was more pleasant than these two idiots. I knew that when the Day of Retribution came, I would have to kill my housemates to get them out of the way. If they were pleasant to live with, I would regret having to kill them, but due to their behavior I now had no regrets about such a prospect. In fact, I’d even enjoy stabbing them both to death while
they slept.

dilby

(2,273 posts)
9. Not sure, but I guess he used a hammer, knife and a machete on them.
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:20 PM
May 2014

Really tortured them, he must have had some serious hate going on to do that.

redqueen

(115,160 posts)
13. Because they were in his way. He needed room to torture women.
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:26 PM
May 2014

"I would have to kill my housemates to get them out of the way."

etherealtruth

(22,165 posts)
14. To get them out of the way so he could carry out his deranged agenda?
Tue May 27, 2014, 06:28 PM
May 2014

His deranged agenda was something to the effect of killing all the stuck up blond girls (or some such guano)

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