"How can you suggest there is pleasure in killing or tormenting people?" - Mike For a clinical discussion, check the American Psychiatric Association's "Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders" see "Sadism." For a empirical evidence easily at hand, see the posts by the people on these forums I was addressing.
Three dead, 30 wounded in Islamist attack on UN base in Mali (Reuters)
from the article: Cabinet to meet over expansion of ground operations