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Like all societies before them, the British colonies in North America were founded in bondage and exploitation. They uniquely led humanity on its progress to freedom and justice, a story that continues still. That's a triumph to be proud of, not an indictment to deny

Long after Trump leaves office, people with NPD will torment those in any way compelled to live in their vicinity. Among his legacies, we should all become more aware of the disorder - and prompter to help the victimized, if only by saying "I saw it too. She's crazy, not you."

NDP craves affirmation; sociopathy does not. The sociopath cares about money, sex, power - not about ego assurance. NPD, struggling with deep inner feelings of worthlessness, cares about ego assurance above all else

The endlessly interesting thing about living in the vicinity of people impelled by Narcissistic Personality Disorder is that years after you think you know every evil thing they're capable of, you can still be surprised by some new evil thing

Narcissistic personality disorder is described as "maladaptive," but that's often wishful thinking. The manipulativeness that attends NPD can be highly adaptive, especially if joined to some other advantage: wealth for instance. There is always a Lindsay Graham toadying about

I have zero sympathy for street hooliganism of any kind, for any professed motive. Break a window, go to jail. But on this anti-fa business, we are all being scammed in a way so blatant that I have to believe it offends truly professional scam artists (END)

Meanwhile (2) women in the US are 21 times more likely to be shot dead by a partner than women in other developed countries, according to the Giffords Center

It's all a show, everybody knows it. And if it stops being a show - Portland alone employs 1000 police, the state of Oregon many more, plus there's the national guard. Plus again, all those involved are surely well known to the police, who can find and lay charges if they want


Every country has mentally ill. Every country has video games. Every country has people who don’t pray. Every country has racists. Only America has near-daily mass shootings. It’s the guns

A great way to show respect for the flag is to refuse offers of clandestine election assistance from hostile foreign espionage agencies

A female friend just lost a job for being "difficult." As she narrated what had happened, it struck me: a difficult woman is one who asks for the things I get without having to ask for them.

1. A truck of TVs is hijacked. 2. Your son meets with the hijackers. 3. Your campaign manager shares route information with them. 4. You are recorded on video saying, "I love truck hijacking." 5. The TVs are in your house. Happy No Collusion Day.

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The current president accused a predecessor of murder to cover up sex crimes. It's not something to pass over with a joke.

They knew they would be meeting with representatives of the Russian state. They knew they were being offered Russian state intelligence. They intended to use Russian intelligence offered by Russian agents against an American opponents. They did not alert the FBI.

If Richard Nixon had accused LBJ of the Kennedy assassination - that would have been the biggest story on earth That Trump could accuse Clinton of murder to shrugs ... reveals how even Trump's own party does not think of Trump as the real president

Trump inherited a thriving real estate company from his father and bankrupted it. He inherited a strong economy from Obama and steered it straight to severe recession

So much was weird in 2017, but perhaps the weirdest was that people who nearly triggered a pizzeria gun massacre to stop imaginary child molesters rallied to support an actual child molester’s campaign for US Senate