Politics: Former Bush official puts Trump on the couch: a ‘10 out of 10 narcissist’ - PressFrom - US
  •   
  •   
  •   

PoliticsFormer Bush official puts Trump on the couch: a ‘10 out of 10 narcissist’

01:05  16 may  2019
01:05  16 may  2019 Source:   washingtonpost.com

Billy Bush to Anchor Extra Extra for Fox, His First Hosting Gig Since the Trump Tape Scandal

Billy Bush to Anchor Extra Extra for Fox, His First Hosting Gig Since the Trump Tape Scandal Billy Bush to Anchor Extra Extra for Fox, First Hosting Gig Since Scandal

Fred Trump : ‘A kind of tyrant’. Trump on the Couch is the third in Frank’s series of psychoanalytic presidential profiles, following Bush on the He decided to start buying switchblades and developed a fairly elaborate collection of large ones and his father eventually found out and just read them the riot

The Republican debate takes a dramatic turn as Donald Trump and Jeb Bush clash over former President George W. Bush 's record on national security. 3/ 10 / 10 Jesse Ventura Discusses 9/11 Conspiracies on The View - Продолжительность: 4:04 minnesotachris 125 731 просмотр.

Former Bush official puts Trump on the couch: a ‘10 out of 10 narcissist’© Kevin Dietsch/Bloomberg President Donald Trump pauses while speaking during the 38th annual National Peace Officers Memorial Day service at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Kevin Dietsch/Pool via Bloomberg

Top House Republicans who attended a presentation about China and trade on this week also received a psychological profile of President Trump.

Larry Lindsey, a former economic adviser to president George W. Bush who now runs a consulting business, was invited by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) to give an overview of the current U.S.-China trade war.

Sadiq Khan: Trump, Obama and Bush are not in "same class"

Sadiq Khan: Trump, Obama and Bush are not in Donald Trump is not worthy of his upcoming ceremonial state visit to Britain, suggested London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Friday, saying that the US President is not "in the same class" as his predecessors. Most US presidents have not made state visits to the UK—the exceptions are Barack Obama, who visited in 2011 and George W. Bush, who visited in 2003. "History tells us only two [US] Presidents have had a state visit," Khan said during an interview on British radio station LBC. "President Trump is not in the same class as those two.

Former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld seeks to end a presidency he sees as “calculated to destroy the Weld believes he can unseat a president he likens to a character out of the Stanley Kubrick horror film A And the banks played ball. But the little people collected 5 cents, 10 cents on the dollar.

Former George W. Bush Treasury official Bruce Bartlett has claimed that “all (100%) of Trump supporters are racists.” “You know, to just be grossly generalistic, you could put half of Trump ’s supporters into what I call the basket of deplorables.

But Lindsey also came prepared Tuesday with his own research on Trump’s character, telling Republican lawmakers that he had asked two psychologists to evaluate the president from afar. The professionals found that Trump was a “10 out of 10 narcissist,” Lindsey told the Republicans, according to a GOP aide present at the talk.

“That’s what he scored,” Lindsey said, clarifying this wasn’t just his opinion.

Subscribe to the Post Most newsletter: Today’s most popular stories on The Washington Post

Lindsey continued with more armchair psychology, diagnosing Trump’s behavior as a symptom of his upbringing and a mother who didn’t pay enough attention to him.

Biographers have struggled to build a full portrait of Trump’s mother, Mary, a Scottish immigrant who the president has described as a demanding woman with a stern Presbyterian faith and a love of pageantry and showmanship. Some executives who knew Trump in the early stages of his career said Trump’s mother spoiled him, yet she’s only a thinly described figure in Trump’s own retelling of his childhood.

Pete Buttigieg responds to Trump insult: "I had to Google that"

Pete Buttigieg responds to Trump insult: "I guess it's a generational thing," the 37-year-old 2020 Democratic hopeful said after president called him "Alfred E. Neuman"

A former speechwriter for President George W. Bush has made a chilling prediction that conjures up images of Stalinist Russia. David Frum who helped to coin the slogan “Axis of Evil” has openly stated that once the election is over that Trump supporters will be subjected to harsh “recriminations” that

George W. Bush and Barack Obama emerged from political seclusion and denounced the politics of division, sending a message to their successor in the White House. Former President George W. Bush defended free trade and railed against populist rhetoric in an implicit criticism of President Trump .

Lindsey also compared Trump’s long-term planning ability to that of an “empty chair.”

The riff on Trump, first reported by Politico, lasted about two minutes as part of a longer presentation on China. Lindsey was otherwise complimentary about how Trump has handled the trade conflict.

Lindsey also shared a character analysis of Xi, calling him a “sociopath.” He described the two nations’ standoff “existential” and said both the United States and China cannot win so the U.S. has to stay tough.

“It was actually an informative and interesting conversation,” the GOP aide said.

Members in attendance did not attempt to challenge Lindsey’s characterization of Trump, aides said.

“I think most were a little taken aback but no one interrupted,” another GOP aide said. “I was surprised McCarthy didn’t since it was his guest.”

McCarthy’s spokesman Matt Sparks declined to comment.

George Conway calls Trump a 'malignant narcissist' and says he committed 'the ultimate high crime'

George Conway calls Trump a 'malignant narcissist' and says he committed 'the ultimate high crime' George Conway calls Trump a 'malignant narcissist' and says he committed 'the ultimate high crime'

Trump with son Donald Trump Jr. at a 2006 press event where they appear to be performers in a horrifying tableau vivant of The Picture of Dorian Gray. Cannily, he appears to be courting the women’s vote by having combed the hair on the left side of his head into the shape of a vagina.

6. 10 Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. or Mitt Romney likely would not have chosen.[71] CNN agreed, calling the proposed cabinet "a conservative dream team of domestic Cabinet appointments."[72] On the other hand, The Wall Street Journal stated that "it's nearly impossible to

“It was bizarre and very unclear why he was chosen to be an invited guest,” the aide said. “It came out of nowhere. I assumed he was invited to talk about the economy but he went right into the whole psychoanalysis thing.”

Former Bush official puts Trump on the couch: a ‘10 out of 10 narcissist’© Eric Gay/AP Then-president-elect George W. Bush, right, with adviser Larry Lindsey, takes part in an economic meeting with business leaders in Texas on Jan. 3, 2001.

A person with narcissistic personality disorder will exhibit such traits as a “grandiose sense of self-importance,” “requires excessive admiration,” “is interpersonally exploitative” and “shows arrogant, haughty behaviors or attitudes.” There are actually nine traits of people with narcissistic personality disorder, rather than 10.

Many mental health professionals have tried to diagnose Trump from a distance despite the American Psychiatric Association’s “Goldwater rule,” prohibiting psychiatrists from assessing public officials if they did not evaluate them in person.

But some have challenged that rule, arguing it is their “duty to warn” the public if they determine there’s enough evidence to suggest Trump has a serious mental health issue. A petition to that effect was signed by 70,699 mental health professionals.

[email protected]

[email protected]

Marc Fisher contributed to this report.

Read More

George Conway: Pelosi is playing Trump 'like a drum'.
Lawyer George Conway once again took aim at President Trump.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 3
This is interesting!