What do you get when a Psychopath, Narcissistic and a Machiavellinisivi- I CAN’T SPELL IT!!!- walk into a bar?

  Yeah I hope you haven’t kept reading to get the answer to that joke, cause I don’t know what it is.  If anyone does have the answer then feel free to tell me! I looked up an experiment (Nicolas Holtzman and Michael Strube) involving psychopaths today which stated that they and the other two […]

“I want it!” “Well you aint getting it!” The Psyche of a Psychopath (according to Freud)

So in the last post I rambled about Psychopaths a bit, but I didn’t say anything about why people actually are Psychopaths.  So I’m choosing a concept that I know a lot about, and that is the Psychodynamic Approach.  And yeah that is Freud’s approach and believe me, I know how wacko he sounds with […]

Who Killed the Twitter Bird? A Look into Psychopaths

So I trolled though Google Scholar for ages trying to find something on lack of empathy, but without the ability to pay for any of the articles, I found it quite difficult to actually get any information.  So instead, I’m going to look into another common thing you’ll come across when researching criminal behaviour- and […]

Empathy, to have or not to have…

I’ve decided to look into empathy here because it seems like a more reasonable explanation to why people commit crimes.  But first- a little learning lesson from our favourite book, the dictionary! Em-pa-thy. Noun- the ability to understand and share the feelings of another. Lesson over.  😀 I agree that lack of empathy is a very important reason […]

So what makes the Ripper pick up the knife?

So I read online that people commit crimes because they don’t feel empathy for others, or feel that they are better than others, or that they are pressured into it, opportunists, jealous, greedy, passionate, laaaaaazy, you name it, someone’s apparently probably committed a crime because of it.   Well I’ll tell you, sometimes I don’t […]