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bobbolink Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-06-10 03:25 PM
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14. What is left out is the "mental disorders" of those who perpetuate this crap!
I mean really... the greedy people who cause poor folk to lose jobs, be homeless, etc etc etc... are the healthy ones????

They are successful, so they *have* no labels??

THAT is what we need to overturn!

AVARICE is a "mental disorder"!
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  -Rise in Suicides of Middle-Aged Is Continuing Liberal_in_LA  Jun-06-10 02:50 PM   #0 
  - "Researchers are puzzled by the increase" ???  Duer 157099   Jun-06-10 02:52 PM   #1 
  - I'm glad I read down... I was going to say the same thing.  bobbolink   Jun-06-10 02:56 PM   #2 
  - "Fire these fucking experts, and watch their suicide rate grow...."  glitch   Jun-06-10 03:01 PM   #5 
  - I actually believe  femrap   Jun-06-10 03:13 PM   #9 
     - "I would be labeled 'ODD'....Oppositional Defiance Disorder"  bobbolink   Jun-06-10 03:17 PM   #10 
     - I think these labels are in  femrap   Jun-06-10 03:22 PM   #12 
        - What is left out is the "mental disorders" of those who perpetuate this crap!  bobbolink   Jun-06-10 03:25 PM   #14 
        - OK...I get it now.  femrap   Jun-06-10 04:07 PM   #15 
        - Actually, those people are in the DSM as Anti-Social Personality Disorder.  Odin2005   Jun-06-10 05:39 PM   #18 
        - Looks like someone is suffering from EPD  PurgedVoter   Jun-07-10 12:28 PM   #51 
        - How very true! If you would be so kind, it would be awesome if you started an new topic on this!  DaveinJapan   Jun-07-10 09:57 AM   #44 
        - The manual is the The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM)  dixiegrrrrl   Jun-06-10 05:57 PM   #25 
        - Yes, thank you...  femrap   Jun-06-10 09:57 PM   #38 
        - Homosexuality was once listed as a disorder in DSM  KamaAina   Jun-07-10 10:59 AM   #49 
           - Interestingly, my state ( Ala. ) licensing board ruled against  dixiegrrrrl   Jun-07-10 01:46 PM   #52 
        - I'm not a big supporter of these "labels", but I do work in the field and...  tomp   Jun-07-10 09:35 AM   #43 
           - I would say that your naive take on the whole of the problem is "hurtful".  DaveinJapan   Jun-07-10 09:58 AM   #45 
           - I really only have problems with  femrap   Jun-07-10 10:03 AM   #46 
           - i can see there's no talking to either of you. nt  tomp   Jun-07-10 07:18 PM   #53 
     - Yeah, the Reagan years were bitchin'  REP   Jun-07-10 01:10 AM   #42 
        - I just heard the song on  femrap   Jun-07-10 10:15 AM   #47 
  - Maybe if they got fired  izquierdista   Jun-06-10 02:59 PM   #3 
  - That would be us.  laughingliberal   Jun-06-10 06:05 PM   #26 
     - I remember in my history class reading about the depresssion  newspeak   Jun-06-10 09:35 PM   #35 
     - "Hell, some of the wealthy actually garnered more wealth during that period."  laughingliberal   Jun-06-10 09:46 PM   #37 
     - agreed. When my parents died ten months apart, I remember thinking  roguevalley   Jun-06-10 11:41 PM   #40 
  - They must be highly paid researchers with job security.  New Dawn   Jun-06-10 05:55 PM   #24 
  - well, makes sense.  Mari333   Jun-06-10 03:00 PM   #4 
  - this had to be "researched" ?  mikita   Jun-06-10 03:04 PM   #6 
  - EMPATHY? That is soooooo last century. You can't make a profit on EMPATHY.  bobbolink   Jun-06-10 03:11 PM   #8 
  - +1,000,000,000,000  Odin2005   Jun-06-10 05:40 PM   #19 
  - Wow... you've enlisted quite a crowd, there.  bobbolink   Jun-06-10 05:48 PM   #23 
     - LOL, thanks!  Odin2005   Jun-06-10 06:06 PM   #27 
  - .  Nuclear Unicorn   Jun-06-10 09:24 PM   #32 
  - Empathy? who needs it...  arikara   Jun-06-10 03:19 PM   #11 
  - Hmmm, whaddya know...  proudohioan   Jun-06-10 03:08 PM   #7 
  - Same thing happened in Russia for those who couldn't support themselves ...  D-Lee   Jun-06-10 03:25 PM   #13 
  - Great thread; thanks for OP and thanks to all the great replies  havocmom   Jun-06-10 04:51 PM   #16 
  - This will only get worse as the Gen-Xers enter mid-life and the economy keeps on sucking.  Odin2005   Jun-06-10 05:36 PM   #17 
  - The Gen-Xers have two choices. They can quietly kill themselves.  bobbolink   Jun-06-10 05:40 PM   #20 
  - Hey, it's us Millennials that are attached to our iPods!  Odin2005   Jun-06-10 05:43 PM   #21 
     - I stand graciously corrected!  bobbolink   Jun-06-10 05:47 PM   #22 
  - We're already there.  Withywindle   Jun-06-10 11:14 PM   #39 
  - If that's all it takes to be an expert....  dickthegrouch   Jun-06-10 08:40 PM   #28 
  - I think about it at least once a week.  SmileyRose   Jun-06-10 08:54 PM   #29 
  - Who could have imagined??  InkAddict   Jun-06-10 09:17 PM   #30 
  - oh isn't that thoughtful of them, to add that little afterthought  BlancheSplanchnik   Jun-06-10 09:21 PM   #31 
  - "Who the hell can I write to?" Don't bother... they are too bizzzy labeling "disorders" they can  bobbolink   Jun-06-10 09:28 PM   #33 
  - well, I had a look at the article  BlancheSplanchnik   Jun-06-10 09:39 PM   #36 
  - Truly warrents a "no shit Sherlock"  Lorien   Jun-07-10 12:36 AM   #41 
  - these researchers do not live in the real world  Skittles   Jun-06-10 09:30 PM   #34 
  - Since when is unemployment a 'mental disorder'?  Kablooie   Jun-07-10 10:52 AM   #48 
     - Some of these people might have mental disorders, and due to the excellent (NOT) state of health  raccoon   Jun-07-10 11:06 AM   #50 

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