A list of the occupations most likely to attract psychopaths

The list is making the rounds: CEOs, lawyers, and people in the media are the most likely to be psychopaths. Ranking in at sixth are journalists, a nugget that MediaBistro latched on to last weekend.

It was hard not to detect just a little bit of pride in the post and in the hordes of journalists who Tweeted the headline, “Journalism is Among Top 10 Occupations Most Likely to Attract Psychopaths.”