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Sat Dec 7, 2013, 08:26 AM

How to Spot a Psychopath [View all]

By GRETCHEN RUBIN
I love finding–or inventing–ways to categorize people. I agree with philosopher Isaiah Berlin, who observed, “Every classification throws light on something.”

I’ve devised several of these, and of the ones I’ve come up with myself, my favorites are the Abstainer/Moderator distinction and the four Rubin Tendencies.

Because of this interest, I was intrigued to come across the Psychopathic Personality Inventory, a personality test for traits associated with psychopathy (link to actual quiz below).

I think that we can all agree that one thing that does not contribute to a happy life is a relationship with a psychopath. But what traits are associated with psychopaths?

more

http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2013/12/06/how-to-spot-a-psychopath/


Simpler method: attend or watch any gathering of Republicans. Look at who is on stage.

Or watch the republicans on Meet the Press...

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