1970 dating game
Being rejected can have a profound impact on serial killers, Brown suggested. They think that something is wrong with that girl: 'She played me.
On the show he referred to himself as "The Banana." (He insisted that the bachelorette should try and peel him.) Alcala also murdered 5 people in the `70's. Yesterday, a California jury recommended the death penalty for the 66-year old man who once appeared on the Dating Game.
In regard to Alcala: "They said he was a lady-killer and he really was! The question: Who is getting a death penalty sentence?
" Strangely, CNN devoted most of the segment on the fact that Alcala was on the Dating Game and very little time on the actual people he murdered.
Rodney Alcala, 68, admitted in Manhattan Supreme Court he killed TWA flight attendant Cornelia Crilley, 23, who was found raped and strangled in her upper East Side apartment in 1971.
Alcala also admitted he murdered nightclub heiress Ellen Hover, 23, in 1977. Alcala, a one-time contestant on "The Dating Game" with a genius IQ, told Supreme Court Justice Bonnie Wittner he wanted to plead guilty in New York because she couldn't assure him access here to his laptop, a law library and cartons of materials he will need to fight the death penalty in California. Assistant Manhattan District Attorney Martha Bashford said the ponytailed defendant will serve his New York sentence in California, where he is known at "The Dating Game Killer." The contestant who chose him said she never went on the date because she thought he was too creepy.