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25 July 2011

CyberShrink on rampage killers

The world is horrified at the two attacks in Norway which have left almost a hundred people dead. What motivates a rampage killer and what triggers such an event?

The world is horrified at the two attacks in Norway which have left almost a hundred people, most of them teenagers, dead. What motivates a rampage killer and what exactly triggers such a tragic event?  CyberShrink comments.

It's as though he sees the world as divided into two teams - him versus the rest of us. Thus, like most terrorists, he sees no possibly innocent victims - so long as he is unhappy, nobody else ought to be happy, and we are all fair game to him. This is the ultimate loser's revenge.

 
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