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Why Do Psychopath Traits in Males Seem So Attractive to Women?

By |2019-11-03T18:55:58+03:00November 3rd, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

We all love a bad boy, right? They are the exciting, unpredictable, alluring and mysterious men that we find attractive. I mean, who wants a cardigan and slippers guy when you can be swept off your feet by a charming seducer? But hang on a minute, what’s so wrong with a lovely, caring man? Someone [...]

4 Ways Female Psychopaths Differ from Male Psychopaths, According to Studies

By |2019-10-20T12:10:12+03:00October 19th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

When it comes to psychopaths, we tend to focus our attention on men. I mean, off the top of my head I can think of many male psychopaths. For example, there’s Ted Bundy, BTK, Jeffery Dahmer, John Wayne Gacy, Dennis Nielsen, and Richard Ramirez to name a few. But what about female psychopaths? Is there [...]

The Psychology of Female Killers: Why Do Women Kill?

By |2019-10-10T15:40:11+03:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Women make up half of society, yet, they commit under 15% of all murders. Clearly, female killers are rare. But why do some women resort to murder? Historically, women are more at risk of violence in society. We can put this down to a few factors. For example, women tend to be smaller in size [...]

How a Psychopath’s Brain Is Different from a Normal One and What It Means

By |2019-08-06T14:59:12+03:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Human Brain, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Psychopathy is classed as an anti-social personality disorder, but could there be a difference in a psychopath’s brain that leads to psychopathic behaviour? When it comes to some of the most heinous acts of violence in human history, psychopaths are often to blame. We portray psychopaths in the media as cold-blooded, evil monsters who lack [...]

How to Deal with a Psychopath with These 6 Science-Backed Strategies

By |2019-05-06T22:44:30+03:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Science says it’s incredibly difficult to cure psychopathy, but there are ways we can deal with a psychopath and keep ourselves safe. Upon reading the scientific studies on the psychopath, I learned one important fact: most curable psychopaths are juveniles. It seems that learning how to deal with a psychopath and even curing them lies [...]

Macdonald Triad Traits That Predict Psychopathic Tendencies in a Child

By |2019-04-08T12:41:36+03:00April 7th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Do you think it is possible to detect psychopathic tendencies in adults from early childhood behaviour? The Macdonald Triad theorises that three particular behaviours are common amongst children who then display psychopathic traits as adults. The Macdonald Triad Traits are: Arson Cruelty to animals Bed-Wetting Children who exhibit all three of these traits are far [...]

7 Worst Serial Killers in History That Show How Dark a Human Mind Can Be

By |2018-12-11T14:51:52+03:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, History & Archaeology, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Before we start, I’d like to ask you a question. Why are you here? I don’t mean in the biblical sense. I mean, why are you interested in history's worst serial killers? Why do serial killers capture our attention? Is it because we simply can’t comprehend how they could carry out their unspeakable acts of [...]

Who Are Internet Trolls in Real Life and How to Deal with Them?

By |2018-11-17T22:02:20+03:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

We’re all aware of internet trolls. Those anonymous people who hide behind their keyboards and post nasty comments. But who are they in real life? More to the point, how do we deal with them? Before we go into detail about the personality types of internet trolls, let’s just quickly examine who they are likely [...]