"I was a very lonely person when it all started," he continues. "I was in a place with violent criminals and I noticed that the worse or more violent or serious the crime, the more interest someone got from the psychiatric personnel. I also wanted to belong to that group, to be an interesting person in here."
Bergwall had always wanted to meld in. He was a teenage misfit.[...]
But you don't go far enough. These kinds of errors happen everywhere, without exception, in governments, bureaucracies, corporations, organizations, churches, social cliques, individuals, everywhere. Humankind as a whole is a fair sight less competent than it perceives itself as being; the reason we don't see that is that we are as bad at self-examination as everything else.
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