June 2015


Some months ago, when I first started writing about psychopathy, I received a tweet from a young man—you can always tell the young men because their comments are usually based on the movies they like—who with an insider’s elbowing and some sly winks commented on how psychopaths follow their prey without them knowing.  I think stalking is the correct term.  Let me say publicly, yes, this is sometimes true, but it only works with people who have a groundless confidence in their surroundings and the naiveté not to watch their backs.  Since most of these people start out helpless, there is not