Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Speciation and the Sociopath

This interesting argument about how sociopathy is a natural adaptation makes the mistake of discussing the "related disorders" of autism and, in a previous generation, homosexuality. As discussed in a previous post, no one wants to be associated with sociopathy.

But society is lucky to have sociopathy around. Sociopaths and smokers are about the only people we can safely marginalize anymore. And we all know how strong the urge to witch-hunt is.


  1. Yes we are lucky to have psychopaths/sociopaths/antisocials around (you call it sociopath--is there a difference for you?). If we didn't have them, we wouldn't have any evil in the world to fight. COncerning the more sever ones, if we didn't know their eveil, some of us would not truly know good.

  2. More people need to be on

    !!! it used to be connected to this blog but was disconnected over a year ago. We need fresh blood and lots of interesting things have happened recently (relates to drama: that will go down in the forum's history! Be sure to check out too, as some of its regulars are regulars on SC too!


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