Stories dating sociopath
(CNN) -- Before he was a convicted serial killer, Rodney Alcala was a winning bachelor on "The Dating Game." "Oh yeah, I remember it quite clearly," said Jed Mills, the game-show contestant who sat next to Alcala in 1978. Definitely creepy." Found guilty in February of murdering four women and a child, Alcala, 66, is acting as his own attorney in the penalty phase of the trial.He is hoping to persuade the jury in Santa Ana, California, to spare his life.But thinking back on that, I probably did." Alcala was able to charm Cheryl Bradshaw from the other side of the "Dating Game" wall. "He watched the game and he gave those answers and he won, so he learned some tricks.But a psychopath's true nature comes seeping through.In 1941 Hervey Cleckley described 16 sociopath symptoms in his book 'The Mask of Sanity".
Antisocial tendencies are a big part of the sociopath’s personality.
Careful observation will reveal that he has less social or emotional impediments than the average person.
That is, they are usually not shy or awkward or embarrassed in any way.
While neither gender has regard for law or feelings of others, males tend to commit more violent crimes and to be the famous sociopath serial killers.
Still, female sociopaths are famous criminals, too.