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75. And What Excuse Does the Rest of the GOP and Nancy Pelosi Have?
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  -George W. Bush has Narcissistic Personality Disorder and is severely mentally ill Wang111  Jan-01-09 03:13 PM   #0 
  - I would say both Narcissistic and Antisocial  drmeow   Jan-01-09 03:20 PM   #1 
  - I agree he has both. n/t  pnwmom   Jan-01-09 03:36 PM   #14 
  - Cheney is classic APD ... and the Smirking Turd mirrors him in a complex enabler/NPD dance.  TahitiNut   Jan-01-09 03:45 PM   #15 
  - I say we name this hybrid after them. n/t  ColbertWatcher   Jan-01-09 07:32 PM   #33 
  - good lord.What is the treatment for NPD?..talk therapy,meds?  w8liftinglady   Jan-01-09 03:21 PM   #2 
  - NPDers are resistant to therapy  grasswire   Jan-01-09 03:26 PM   #4 
  - I guess the only perk of having lived with one is being able to recognize them  pnwmom   Jan-01-09 03:32 PM   #9 
  - Thanks  katanalori   Jan-01-09 04:00 PM   #23 
  - Seriously,  pnwmom   Jan-02-09 12:11 AM   #39 
  - Thanks for that book reco, I'll check it out.  yardwork   Jan-02-09 03:14 PM   #71 
  - NPD is effectively untreatable ... since 'treatment' is a supply to the pathology.  TahitiNut   Jan-01-09 03:47 PM   #16 
  - Meds don't help. And talk therapy usually doesn't help, either.  pnwmom   Jan-01-09 03:28 PM   #6 
  - I'm pretty sure there is no treatment or cure for it.  Raksha   Jan-03-09 01:07 AM   #81 
  - This is all well and good...  CaliforniaPeggy   Jan-01-09 03:25 PM   #3 
  - some of us WERE having this conversation then.  grasswire   Jan-01-09 03:28 PM   #5 
  - OK, that 's good!  CaliforniaPeggy   Jan-01-09 03:31 PM   #8 
     - The other reason is because we don't ever want to have another President  pnwmom   Jan-01-09 03:33 PM   #12 
  - These aren't new ideas. People have warned about Bush's narcissistic personality disorder before,  quantessd   Jan-01-09 03:33 PM   #11 
  - We were  tavalon   Jan-01-09 05:40 PM   #28 
  - This isn't news to anybody at DU  supernova   Jan-01-09 03:29 PM   #7 
  - You bet ... we had him nailed as a pathological narcissist in 2002-2003.  TahitiNut   Jan-01-09 03:50 PM   #17 
  - Yes. False "charm" is one of the attributes, and it's been frustrating to watch so many succumb.  yardwork   Jan-02-09 03:17 PM   #72 
  - I don't think Bush is a Narcissist  hyphenate   Jan-01-09 03:32 PM   #10 
  - Why don't you? Because he is a classic. And there is very often overlap between  pnwmom   Jan-01-09 03:35 PM   #13 
  - My money says narcissistic sociopath with meglo-maniacal overtones ...  Raster   Jan-01-09 04:12 PM   #24 
  - When this illness peaks  glinda   Jan-02-09 10:09 AM   #53 
     - the narcissist in my life has caused incalculable damage  grasswire   Jan-02-09 10:51 AM   #55 
     - Yes. They drive family members apart, disown, lie.  glinda   Jan-02-09 12:29 PM   #60 
     - Sounds like chimpy peaked in 2003, when he invaded Iraq.  yardwork   Jan-02-09 03:18 PM   #73 
  - don't forget the oedipal aspect to Bush's condition  grasswire   Jan-01-09 03:52 PM   #18 
  - Oedipal? What a lovely picture that presents.  Frank Cannon   Jan-02-09 06:27 AM   #45 
  - The Smirking Turd is the poster boy for Narcissistic Personality Disorder.  TahitiNut   Jan-01-09 03:53 PM   #19 
  - "Psychopath" is an obsolete term that has been replaced by "sociopath."  Bette Noir   Jan-02-09 03:06 PM   #68 
  - psycho  Swamp Rat   Jan-01-09 03:53 PM   #20 
  - Welcome to DU!  calimary   Jan-01-09 03:55 PM   #21 
  - At this point, I don't really care about his psychological profile.  blogslut   Jan-01-09 03:57 PM   #22 
  - !  Blue State Native   Jan-01-09 07:18 PM   #30 
  - First, you have to have a personality. Considering Bush is someone  Lint Head   Jan-01-09 04:30 PM   #25 
  - None of which makes me want to visit the blog you are do desperately promoting.  anigbrowl   Jan-01-09 04:43 PM   #26 
  - Bush may be a little narcissistic but he is mostly like Palin...and empty vessle puppet.  applegrove   Jan-01-09 04:59 PM   #27 
  - Who do you think is pulling the strings?  RC   Jan-01-09 07:20 PM   #31 
     - Cheney & the neocons. The neocons model themselves on psychopaths. Some of them are some of them  applegrove   Jan-01-09 07:34 PM   #34 
     - I know because I was once a puppet to a narcissist. I wasn't an empty person I just was  applegrove   Jan-01-09 08:09 PM   #35 
  - welcome, Andrew Wang...  grasswire   Jan-01-09 07:14 PM   #29 
  - Thank you for your welcome  Wang111   Jan-03-09 12:45 AM   #78 
  - Yeah, we got it.  undeterred   Jan-01-09 07:28 PM   #32 
  - Jeeze, and all these years I thought . . .  Richard D   Jan-01-09 09:43 PM   #36 
  - I think that's the layman's translation of the diagnosis.  Buns_of_Fire   Jan-02-09 05:47 AM   #44 
  - Looks like a verdict has been reached, psychologically speaking  Canuckistanian   Jan-01-09 10:03 PM   #37 
  - I did too...I had a tenant living in my house who was a crackhead,  Raksha   Jan-03-09 01:21 AM   #82 
  - The question becomes: will he step down on the 20th?  cliffordu   Jan-01-09 10:32 PM   #38 
  - I am still very cautious about whether he will step down  alyce douglas   Jan-02-09 07:21 AM   #47 
     - I don't think that will be a worry. He's long since tired of the job.  stubtoe   Jan-02-09 11:08 AM   #59 
  - yea...I've been saying that about the shithead since BEFORE he was appointed King...  Triana   Jan-02-09 12:17 AM   #40 
  - I have one thing to say ....  Trajan   Jan-02-09 12:31 AM   #41 
  - Wang, many of your links don't lead to the quotes you cited  Kaleko   Jan-02-09 01:08 AM   #42 
  - The links indicated are the proper links  Wang111   Jan-03-09 12:57 AM   #79 
  - read Justin Frank's book "Bush on the Couch"  nightrain   Jan-02-09 04:21 AM   #43 
  - there is no doubt about Bush mental disorders he is a sick man.  alyce douglas   Jan-02-09 07:16 AM   #46 
  - "Dry-Drunks" exhibit similar behaviors, their faulty thinking remains,  DailyGrind51   Jan-02-09 07:26 AM   #48 
  - Yes but he exhibits both dry drunk and Narcissism  glinda   Jan-02-09 10:11 AM   #54 
  - We've known this for a long time. The big question is what to do about him.  acmavm   Jan-02-09 07:36 AM   #49 
  - I'm glad that at least one of the alleged professionals in the OP...  Orsino   Jan-02-09 07:40 AM   #50 
  - see my post #56. (eom)  grasswire   Jan-02-09 10:54 AM   #57 
  - I get sick of doctors and pseudo-journalists posting this crap just to make headlines...  newtothegame   Jan-02-09 08:30 AM   #51 
  - you are wrong  grasswire   Jan-02-09 10:53 AM   #56 
  - W has NPD and Darth Cheney is a Sociopath.  Odin2005   Jan-02-09 09:17 AM   #52 
  - Since its too friggen Late to do anything re Bush/Cheney...the very Least we can do is PREVENTION  opihimoimoi   Jan-02-09 10:56 AM   #58 
  - draft a qualified head of state  guyton   Jan-02-09 02:00 PM   #62 
     - One Person ain't gonna do it......its gatta be more than that....change the mode of selection  opihimoimoi   Jan-02-09 03:08 PM   #69 
  - wangy-poos links don't work, I guess the propagandist was too busy playing  specimenfred1984   Jan-02-09 01:48 PM   #61 
  - Although I disagree with  beltanefauve   Jan-02-09 03:09 PM   #70 
  - Yeh, calling out pure propagandists is just so disagreeable and, like, honest  specimenfred1984   Jan-02-09 04:02 PM   #74 
  - The links worked at the time I did the online research  Wang111   Jan-03-09 01:03 AM   #80 
  - How nice  Turbineguy   Jan-02-09 02:12 PM   #63 
  - In the words of my friend "no shit, sherlock"  TEmperorHasNoClothes   Jan-02-09 02:23 PM   #64 
  - Eeeeyup. 2009 is going to be the Year Of "I Told You So."  sofa king   Jan-02-09 02:35 PM   #65 
  - What do the people who appointed him president suffer from?  GoddessOfGuinness   Jan-02-09 02:46 PM   #66 
  - So, tell us something we don't know.  Bette Noir   Jan-02-09 03:02 PM   #67 
  - And What Excuse Does the Rest of the GOP and Nancy Pelosi Have?  Demeter   Jan-02-09 04:06 PM   #75 
  - There are known knowns after all: Awaken In The Dream, The Madness of George W. Bush...  bridgit   Jan-02-09 04:13 PM   #76 
  - Wow, somebody learned to search for phrases on the intarwebs.  Occam Bandage   Jan-02-09 04:16 PM   #77 
 

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