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Buzz Clik Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-09-07 07:18 PM
Response to Reply #43
49. As the good Dr. Minot says in his follow up article...
... we all have our opinions and, just like assholes, we are certainly entitled to them.
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  -A psychiatrists view of Bush samplegirl  Sep-09-07 08:24 AM   #0 
  - What a sniveling little man Bush is.  blue neen   Sep-09-07 08:32 AM   #1 
  - if he is so sniveling why can't  alyce douglas   Sep-09-07 03:35 PM   #41 
     - IMHO, because unfortunately we don't have enough BRAVE men and women  blue neen   Sep-09-07 08:32 PM   #55 
        - Not just in power, but en masse in the country.  motocicleta   Sep-09-07 09:14 PM   #57 
  - I have been saying the same basic stuff for years about bush,...  rasputin1952   Sep-09-07 08:34 AM   #2 
  - From a medical view or not........  samplegirl   Sep-09-07 09:12 AM   #5 
  - I agree...although making a diagnosis w/o actually reviewing a  rasputin1952   Sep-09-07 09:34 AM   #12 
     - Unfortunately, he's all to human.  MyPetRock   Sep-09-07 08:18 PM   #54 
  - Likewise, I'm sure! :)  WinkyDink   Sep-09-07 02:22 PM   #36 
  - This all makes sense to me - however I am no psychiatrist. All I know  bluerum   Sep-09-07 08:38 AM   #3 
  - This dude has Bill Frist disorder -- making a medical diagnosis from 1000 miles away.  Buzz Clik   Sep-09-07 09:03 AM   #4 
  - Much as I agree with the assessment, you're right.  Gormy Cuss   Sep-09-07 09:17 AM   #6 
  - I agree  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-09-07 09:26 AM   #10 
     - the CIA has used psychological profiling for decades  grasswire   Sep-09-07 03:04 PM   #39 
  - That's what I thought, too. He's concerned about clinical  sfexpat2000   Sep-09-07 09:24 AM   #8 
  - The doc is real and seems to be a bit of a gadfly.  Gormy Cuss   Sep-09-07 09:33 AM   #11 
     - See Post #14 for the original link.  Buzz Clik   Sep-09-07 09:45 AM   #16 
  - I respectfully disagree  Liberal Gramma   Sep-09-07 09:38 AM   #13 
  - He can form opinions based on tea leaves.  Buzz Clik   Sep-09-07 09:46 AM   #17 
  - They can be.  H2O Man   Sep-09-07 10:05 AM   #20 
  - Quite Right  Forrest Greene   Sep-09-07 11:22 AM   #29 
  - Yeah, Psychiatrists are highly trained to pick up on behavior/mannerisms/language used, etc.  Colorado Progressive   Sep-09-07 11:13 PM   #61 
  - Yep. Bush displays NPD in all his public actions...  IMModerate   Sep-10-07 09:39 AM   #73 
  - I was going to say the same thing  midlife_mo_Jo   Sep-09-07 09:57 AM   #19 
  - The author is Paul Minot, and he's a practicing psychiatrist.  Buzz Clik   Sep-09-07 10:40 AM   #27 
  - He's judging a public figure....  Jade Fox   Sep-09-07 10:50 AM   #28 
  - Psychological biographies are well-established in academia.  WinkyDink   Sep-09-07 02:30 PM   #37 
  - In this case it's a practicing shrink making an armchair diagnosis on an Internet blog.  Buzz Clik   Sep-09-07 07:16 PM   #48 
  - I disagree  krispos42   Sep-09-07 03:47 PM   #43 
  - As the good Dr. Minot says in his follow up article...  Buzz Clik   Sep-09-07 07:18 PM   #49 
  - FBI profilers would certainly disagree with you.  Shakespeare   Sep-09-07 07:20 PM   #50 
  - I wonder whether * knows he's not fooling us  ginnyinWI   Sep-09-07 09:18 AM   #7 
  - I doubt that Laura likes him any more. (eom)  tblue37   Sep-09-07 10:09 AM   #23 
  - I generally agree with the psychiatrist , but I'm curious why he didn't  Vinca   Sep-09-07 09:25 AM   #9 
  - The observations were generalized...I would figure that would be  rasputin1952   Sep-09-07 09:44 AM   #15 
     - Right.  H2O Man   Sep-09-07 09:46 AM   #18 
  - Here's the original link:  Buzz Clik   Sep-09-07 09:43 AM   #14 
  - Read "Bush on the Couch: Inside the Mind of the President"  Poiuyt   Sep-09-07 10:08 AM   #21 
  - how can he not say Bu$h is psychotic, people die all th time around him, 152 prisoners while he mock...  sam sarrha   Sep-09-07 10:09 AM   #22 
  - Bat shit crazy. Mad as a March Hare. Sick in the head. Bats in  alfredo   Sep-09-07 10:14 AM   #24 
  - He's just an a$$hole, an insecure, self-serving and self-absorbed a$$hole  Blue State Native   Sep-09-07 10:22 AM   #25 
  - I can go along with what the writer says except for one thing  donsu   Sep-09-07 10:24 AM   #26 
  - This Is So Silly! That Psych Should Return Their Diploma To The Cracker Jack Corporation.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Sep-09-07 11:30 AM   #30 
  - Thank you, Dr. OPERATIONMINDCRIME  lynyrd_skynyrd   Sep-09-07 01:59 PM   #33 
  - You Really Think The Two Are Comparable? OH MY GOD YOU'RE TOO MUCH!  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Sep-09-07 02:08 PM   #35 
  - see my post #39  grasswire   Sep-09-07 03:06 PM   #40 
  - Profilers do it all the time. As others have mentioned in this thread.  Mythsaje   Sep-10-07 04:13 AM   #63 
  - I'm not psychiatrist but even I can see he's f**king nuts.  davsand   Sep-09-07 12:17 PM   #31 
  - The Bottom Line: * is a rotten, sniveling, sonofabitch.  Buns_of_Fire   Sep-09-07 01:53 PM   #32 
  - What about the facial ticks? Any medications?? Side-effects???  L. Coyote   Sep-09-07 02:06 PM   #34 
  - as the survivor of marriage to an NPD-er...  grasswire   Sep-09-07 03:02 PM   #38 
  - This guy might be a really fine doctor but he's at least as good a writer.  Old Crusoe   Sep-09-07 03:40 PM   #42 
  - oh yes, "George W. Bush is ill. He has a psycho-spiritual dis-ease of the soul, a sickness that...  bridgit   Sep-09-07 03:53 PM   #44 
  - Do we need a pro to tell us that Busholini is a Silver Spoon  Disturbed   Sep-09-07 04:23 PM   #45 
     - hardly, i've seen him as a manipulative bully puppet from the Gitmo...  bridgit   Sep-09-07 10:46 PM   #59 
  - This makes Bush sound like he has an iota of sanity--I disagree  librechik   Sep-09-07 04:38 PM   #46 
  - I am suspending judgment until I hear what Dr. Phil says  vssmith   Sep-09-07 05:54 PM   #47 
  - Had long suspected narcissism, lack of empathy, sociopathic tendencies, intellectual insecurity,  indepat   Sep-09-07 08:05 PM   #51 
  - "why can't we the people do something?"  Disturbed   Sep-09-07 08:15 PM   #52 
     - We the people are going to be in a pickle until we the people really get stirred up  indepat   Sep-10-07 09:22 AM   #71 
  - Holy Sheet!  losthills   Sep-09-07 08:16 PM   #53 
  - and mine  frogcycle   Sep-10-07 07:33 AM   #69 
  - A lot of us knew this much from  zidzi   Sep-09-07 09:00 PM   #56 
  - So there is no way in stopping the inevitable? No empathy = no soul  goforit   Sep-09-07 10:19 PM   #58 
  - Ethics?  TaraWatchUSA   Sep-09-07 10:55 PM   #60 
     - You just really haven't been paying attention, have you?  iamahaingttta   Sep-10-07 07:07 AM   #68 
  - This professor is absolutely correct!  Maat   Sep-10-07 12:13 AM   #62 
  - kick. (n/t)  area51   Sep-10-07 04:42 AM   #64 
  - k&r  Swamp Rat   Sep-10-07 05:06 AM   #65 
  - We should put Chuckle-nuts Bush on long term disability!  B Calm   Sep-10-07 06:15 AM   #66 
  - Can you verify that this is true or is it -  TexasProgresive   Sep-10-07 06:42 AM   #67 
  - Right on every count.  Vidar   Sep-10-07 09:10 AM   #70 
  - kick  npincus   Sep-10-07 09:33 AM   #72 

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