Circumstantial flummery from a would-be spoonbean hustler.

Omnicidal Maniacs

Here’s some pop psychology for you: Fascination with fictional villains may be an unarticulated desire to find empathy for reality space villains who, for the most part, have no deep dark tragedy that justifies or explains their psychopathic, misanthropic behavior. Victims need coping mechanisms, after all.