07 November 2011

Foxes and Reptiles: Psychopathy and the Financial Meltdown


Foxes and Reptiles: Psychopathy and the Financial Meltdown

by Jonathan Zap for Reality Sandwich

The present financial meltdown may only be the latest example of the incalculable harm done to civilization, and countless individual lives, by psychopaths, a subspecies of Homo sapiens. The purpose of this essay is twofold. First, I will provide a brief tour of the psychopath subspecies so that you understand who they are and how they operate. You probably already know psychopaths, and it is overwhelmingly likely that at some point in your life a psychopath that you encounter personally will try to harm you. Second, I will draw the correlative between psychopathy and the present financial meltdown and provide a suggestion of a relatively simple change that could decrease the likelihood of the sort of abuses that could lead to future meltdowns.

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1 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

http://goldsilver.com/article/gigantic-bank-run-coming-says-nobel-prize-winner-paul-krugman/

score another hit for Ponerology in the alternate media

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