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There are a few memes/popular posts doing the rounds these days that supposedly prove whether or not you could be a psychopath. The first one is a bit of fun: “While at her own mother’s funeral, a woman meets a guy she doesn’t know. She thinks this guy is amazing — her dream man —
Written by Wendy McElroy, Contributing Writer, Laissez Faire Books In entry-level philosophy class, a professor will often present a scenario that seems to challenge the students’ perspective on morality. The argument runs something as follows: “The entire nation of France will drop dead tomorrow unless you kill your neighbor who has only one day to live.