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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 [...]

A Short Dark Triad Test That Will Reveal How Evil Your Personality Is

By |2019-03-14T18:19:00+03:00August 29th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We’ve all heard terms such as psychopath and sociopath. In addition, we understand that some people have an evil personality. But what if there was a dark triad test that could tell how evil your personality was? Before we go any further, let’s clear up the dark triad part. The dark triad test relates to [...]

Emotional Empathy, Emotional Intelligence and Psychopathy: What’s the Link?

By |2018-09-06T00:08:15+03:00June 16th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

There’s a lot of psychological terms bandied about that appear to have very similar meanings. Take, for instance, emotional empathy and emotional intelligence, aren’t they kind of the same thing? Actually, they are completely different but both can relate to psychopathy. Let’s look at emotional empathy first. What Is Emotional Empathy? Emotional empathy is where [...]

8 Weird Psychopathic Traits Revealed by Studies

By |2018-11-23T21:11:17+03:00November 1st, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Recent psychological studies reveal some really weird psychopathic traits, some of which may surprise you. We now know that psychopaths are not necessarily cold-hearted killers who frequently go on murderous sprees, operating on the fringes of society. There are some psychopathic traits, however, identified by experts such as Robert Hare, who devised the Hare Psychopathy [...]