Category Archives: Narcissism

After Trump, will the presidency recede a bit for Americans?

Ted Anthony, director of digital innovation for The Associated Press – Calvin Coolidge, known by some as “Silent Cal” during his time in the White House, used his autobiography to live up to his nickname. “The words of a president,” … Continue reading

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23 Signs You’re Secretly a Narcissist Masquerading as a Sensitive Introvert

Scott Barry Kaufman, Ph.D., in Scientific American – If I see one more listicle about introversion, I’m going to cry. It started out with the fairly reasonable “31 Unmistakable Signs That You’re An Introvert.” Sure, many of the items on … Continue reading

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Biden Says ‘More People May Die’ If Trump Refuses to Coordinate on Virus

Ruth Fremson of The New York Times – President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. warned that a “very dark winter” was ahead and called on Congress to pass an economic stimulus package immediately to help workers struggling to cope with the … Continue reading

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What the history of coups tells us about Trump’s refusal to concede

Federico Finchelstein of the Washington Post – Historically across Latin America, when constitutionally elected leaders were denied their legitimate mandate, there was just one word for it: coup. Just think of the emblematic cases of Salvador Allende in Chile (1973) … Continue reading

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What can be done if Trump stages a coup? One thing is sure: He can make things very difficult.

Lizzie Widdicombe in the New Yorker – It’s a chilling thought – but President Trump on several occassions has suggested that he might protest the election results if he does not win reelection. He would not be the first. For … Continue reading

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