By Kashay ryder

This caught my eye because when you really think about  how people turn into serial killers you’ll understand why, this could all be mental. In this article “ docuseries includes interviews with experts in necrophilia, psycho-criminal behavior, two authors who’ve written books about Gein and others: they all say that hearing the killer’s voice is a major breakthrough in the much-documented case.

“It’s a game-changer for me,” Day said. “Any time you’re able to discover a piece of evidence or a recording that personifies [a serial killer] on a level like that is remarkable. And what’s so interesting about these tapes are that they’re a window into the Gein case — they’re being recorded right as he’s being arrested and [Gein and the authorities] are reacting to what they found in his house in real time.” This interested me because when really thinking about where someone came from they could have had a mental breakdown and didn’t have any help by their side.

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November 28, 2023 6:05 pm

There are many people who have the same mental disorders as serial killers, it all depends on how a person grows up, interacts with others, and if they ever decide to act on the thoughts or ideas that come to them. An additional part of this, is if a serial killer grew up in a circumstance where they had a disadvantage and want to harm those who had the advantage.

November 28, 2023 6:00 pm

Serial killers becoming serial killers is all mental. Whether it’s nurture or nature that causes it is different between serial killers – it’s likely that Gein (who was committed to a mental institution) had pretty severe trauma surrounding his mother, as (at a quick look over his wikipedia page) it is noted that his violent tendencies were only towards women who resembled his mother.

November 21, 2023 4:08 pm

When it comes to the idea of serial killers and understanding them this article covers something interesting. According to Day, “It’s really the first time in American history where a serial killer is caught … and becomes part of the culture”—seeing how the idea of killers in media is fantasized about, especially as a result of the Dahmer show that came out on Netflix.

November 21, 2023 4:04 pm

In most cases of psychopathic individuals a mixture of environmental pressure and pre existing mental health issues blend together to result in extremely violent episodes.

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