I was having a conversation with TarrlokUltimateWaterbender about whether or not Azula is a sociopath and it was keeping me awake at night wondering about the answer.
I said that I could argue both ways. So I decided to do some research in the DSM-IV, as all crazy people do at two o'clock in the morning.
Some of the characteristics of someone with Antisocial Personality Disorder, which is the actual disease of a sociopath, are:
- Not showing a sense of empathy
- High self confidence
- Having charisma or being charming
- Unable to accept the consequences of one's actions
- Shows boredom frequently
- Absence of nervousness
- Lying frequently
- Has to be about 18 to be diagnosed, but has to show signs before age fifteen
Of course, not all of these …Read more >
The Mother of Faces said that she had made faces since the beginning of time. I wondered if she had made all faces, since she was able to give them to any organism or object. My big question, which I started a thread about (http://avatar.wikia.com/wiki/Thread:1207592) , was if she made all human faces as well. Then, someone brought up that if the Mother of Faces did make all faces, where genetics come into play?
I did some heavy thinking about this. One of my purposes for joining the website was to see what part genetics played in determining whether or not someone is a bender. So when this question was posed, I was like, 'I gotta get in on that'.
The Mother of Faces is Koh's mother. Avatar Roku said in ATLA that Koh was one of the oldest s…Read more >