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Physician, Professor of Psychiatry & Addiction Medicine; I observe and comment on the American scene, and my views are entirely my own.

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Not on topic specifically about #Presidementia but this may be a sign. https://t.co/YwosL2eDd9
12/16
2019
1/5 #DMRConv-5 #TheGameHasChanged We’re ready to play poker. We arrive at the casino poker room Poker rules are… https://t.co/MndrGgz1z1
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MD4/5 30% - 40% of the crowd starts chanting, “Rummy! Rummy! Rummy!” The rest of the crowd breaks up in to about… https://t.co/1MolcqNZqQ
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MD5/5 Our only hope is that when cards are flopped, Casino Manager Roberts & his team affirm the game is Poker. Our o… https://t.co/OUEI9rMjQQ
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MD#MalignantEnabling Trophy for 1st Place goes to ... https://t.co/0ZB0xbs0yvTrump and his allies are trying to shape the media narrative and intimidate Republicans in the House and Senate but… https://t.co/Dm1c5MtYHL
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MD @bsrichards4 @JohnWDean @BTM829 #Presidementia implies quite the opposite. He was better in 2016 than he is now 3 y… https://t.co/FO6G8RZkMC @JohnWDean @BTM829 #TrumpWontDebate because he cannot debate. At this point in #Presidementia it's apparent that Tr… https://t.co/TTqcyYdKv9 @JVillesvik https://t.co/MKXYcU1Of6 @Bruce87036 Looks like he had a month off, played once or twice after Thanksgiving, but no so much. See the tally at https://t.co/MKXYcU1Of6 @MarzapRussell That’s correct. Charisma is the old Greek word for “gifts,” so the charismatic leader, whether Jim J… https://t.co/8iRPwpnkQ6 @SandyH1123 That’s a prescient observation & a point well taken. My fancy phrase describes unconscious processes. (… https://t.co/K1hCTBVMwC @ArleneRabenbau1 Psychiatrist Wilfred Bion calls this “basic assumption dependency,” a passive stance based on gran… https://t.co/6TiSSDwEhNHappy Friday. Here’s a funny one. #MAGA https://t.co/ixJ1y4Z0SY
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MDTrump claims EPA's water efficient toilets are forcing people to flush 10-15 times #SaturdayThoughts #Resisthttps://t.co/SNwBk3eusq
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MDThe two boys went from their Mom’s home to the Oval Office, raising the IQ of both places. https://t.co/J1aOZaKrm6Mark 7:6: Jesus replied, “Isaiah was right when he prophesied about you hypocrites; as it is written: ‘These people… https://t.co/Lblby5BojiResponding to the comments about Trump not seeming “charismatic.” Here is a page from Post’s book, previously cited… https://t.co/1jJPAZA6Dh @Matt_Nowak5 Good shot! THAT is funny!😆😂😁😊😄 @ArleneRabenbau1 That’s why he wrote the book! Chapter One. @soledadobrien @shoreboy1961 @FLOTUS https://t.co/m1746ma9tz @soledadobrien @shoreboy1961 @FLOTUS https://t.co/P7GehOapJsI think this past month I played more golf than Donald. (I holed an eagle 2 from 178 yards at Gleneagles DFW, too!)… https://t.co/1ZU4p8nShMGood example of bad #MalignantEnabling of #Presidementia. We sometimes call it “interlocking psychopathology.” https://t.co/kqNYyzCKSI @JoeBiden Good read on the subject. https://t.co/JSwPcj0Q9wMany folks here have asked about Trump’s followers. I don’t know Dr. Post (wish I did), but this book impresses me.… https://t.co/ePmrAtcsTpTry to read this without getting choked up. Touching at an infinite number of levels. Lovers in Auschwitz, Reunited… https://t.co/FjtUKGWm27 @martysalo @IiStubby @nytimes Faking symptoms, termed "malingering" or "dissimulation" in clinical jargon, isn't Tr… https://t.co/rb5Gdv0Pm8
12/15
2019
@juanb2017 @saltyconchy @joncoopertweets (Saying something in Spanish doesn’t make it true in English.)As John Dean, Oliver North, and many others have shown, hanging around any president in any situation, even ethical… https://t.co/kGZu59OsTV @juanb2017 @joncoopertweets Decir algo en español no lo hace verdad en inglés. #Presidementia @juanb2017 @saltyconchy @joncoopertweets #Presidementia — Decir algo en español no lo hace verdad en inglés. @RichardCCarnes I think so, yes. @DrNancyHoffman @nytimes Something is going on, but as Trump always says, “We’ll see what happens.” I don’t know.#TrumpWontDebate - You will not see an impaired Trump in cognitive decline at a debate, & here are the dates & plac… https://t.co/3u61JQf6Z0What would it cost if the USA just bought their entire annual crop? (U.S. officials said almost everything they did… https://t.co/JrEMrZyB6J @Roslynbooks I think you take control and follow through when ready. I don’t know. @texas_happy Vote him out of office. @lajaharmony I don’t have an opinion, and I would be very reluctant to add to the speculation. I go public about im… https://t.co/dTHHf2Neqt#MalignantEnabling of #Presidementia begins at home. This is how enabling works, and illustrates why at times the p… https://t.co/yfTkEI0hNDhttps://t.co/UhysrwneV7https://t.co/ghc2sIZr77#MalignantEnabling of #Presidementia in its most magnified, shocking form: McConnell’s vow of ‘total coordination’… https://t.co/a3RGh4PBFb @bj95432geemale @JohnDean @DrGJackBrown @SpeakerPelosi @RepAdamSchiff @RepJerryNadler That is correct. John Dean an… https://t.co/HjQA5YvNTxPostponing the Senate trial gives the House time to use the courts to enforce subpoenas; to educate Congress about… https://t.co/AGAXnprwc8I've been thinking about this, and so have other people. Seems like a capital idea. Even now Trump is too cognitive… https://t.co/8kc7am8ht4 @lynn_gillman I think it's very hard to predict in any given case. He is already at the point where he can't debate… https://t.co/prKUtMbrhm @deannaveg @DesilvaErlinda Paranoid personality has always been a controversial diagnosis, and the main reason is t… https://t.co/7fS89a8Bvv
12/14
2019
@VivianWheldon @SuziReynolds2 MMSE (Mini Mental State Exam) might be helpful, but early on such instruments have li… https://t.co/0xcmyMM5PHTrump demands that a future Democratic president be impeached in retaliation for his impeachment. https://t.co/0XalFHigKR
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MD @EarlyR61 I remember my high school civics teacher saying, in 1964, that the Republican Party was dying, as evidenc… https://t.co/A0TzIlzs6e @deannaveg Yes, when cognitive slippage and brain deterioration set in, Trump's neurons stopped holdings hands, so… https://t.co/kaqmRYykb9 @OliveSquig In that 1997 CMatthews MSNBC interview, Trump speaks clearly of "getting even" as modus operandi. This… https://t.co/r92K27awah @fringephile @JohnCarmack @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 John and I carried on with this back and forth, and he makes so… https://t.co/bJRTPy73FM @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 Post hoc note: John, you do have a point here, and I am trying… https://t.co/s6G90STd5a @RanyhynMyrha Dementia (cognitive slippage & decline) is tricky, because people have good days & bad days. Beyond m… https://t.co/b1pq7GQxyn @PognandDestrier Now THAT is funny. At many levels! Cheers - T👍🏼 @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 Thank you, John. I hope many others will read this thread. We h… https://t.co/QqbU8w2CFV#Presidementia #MalignantEnabling 12/13 Briefing: Asked to comment on impeachment, Trump rambled for >5 min (witch… https://t.co/lKFKvac2wE @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 John, I am very sorry that you feel that way, and I apologize i… https://t.co/z7BWdyi34s @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 I hesitate to use other historical figures, like a dictator or… https://t.co/jbiMKV5GhM @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 The law does not disagree. There are protections for confidenti… https://t.co/pwx8xkOg6S @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 You’re still applying the concept incorrectly. If “John Doe” is… https://t.co/BxU2FOBHR8 @RickDerek1 @MelissaJPeltier I take your point, but I don’t think it’s an analogous situation. We shall see! @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 And if you don’t teach principles correctly, people can adopt v… https://t.co/2fmhTZjrDl @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 Well, John, saying it multiple times does not make it so, as Pr… https://t.co/wvZUfo3k0P @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 Can’t resist pointing out, perhaps to my own detriment, that I… https://t.co/8N5HcJgfd6 @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 So.. When you cast your vote, you will consider his mental stat… https://t.co/KNH15kJGTb @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 And if psychiatrists see a person who is dangerously impaired,… https://t.co/Ll4ChoJ47u @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 See the American Academy of Psychiatry & the Law article cited… https://t.co/AAkQJoM85o @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 John, I respect your passionate views on the topic of the presi… https://t.co/qPiRPCsnXh @RickDerek1 @MelissaJPeltier I agree that manipulation occurs. I am just pointing out that FMS as a concept origina… https://t.co/6cTNvlNHeY @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 And specifically how am I harming the marginalized, having spen… https://t.co/oXR5CFAyX3 @msmarianpinky Dialogue, give and take, back and forth, conversation. Trump talks AT people, not WITH people. He se… https://t.co/Je6ABeZlHA @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 Caregivers & enablers are two vastly different categories. An e… https://t.co/YgmHqBYEeE @RickDerek1 @MelissaJPeltier False Memory Syndrome is a different critter and not in play here. A controversial uno… https://t.co/UPt8LpFrS6 @JohnCarmack @fringephile @RamsdenMF @SuziReynolds2 Is it that you oppose Trump but disapprove of asserting that he… https://t.co/NILrffW7Sl @Floridamiz1 @cspanwj #TrumpWontDebate because of #Presidementia, and #MalignantEnabling staff will have a narrativ… https://t.co/HzqpCUN5LI @DMRDynamics https://t.co/3kYoGCzVf0#Presidementia & #MalignantEnabling may crescendo after the first of the year. No one will suggest or recommend eng… https://t.co/RRDc1KX48A @david_setter Who, me?😳 @DiaboliqueNo1 He is incapable of basic give and take dialogue, much less rigorous debate. This is brain disease. @RobertMaguire_ #TrumpWontDebate because of #Presidementia and #MalignantEnabling ... A cognitively impaired & ment… https://t.co/ZZ1pQKsCbE#TrumpWontDebate #Presidementia Department of You Heard It Here First — Will Trump Debate a Democrat in 2020? He’s… https://t.co/KAUfEiv9sb @TomJChicago @MelissaJPeltier Prevarication and confabulation strike early and often at this White House.
12/13
2019
@BandyXLee1 Vegas odds favor Trump as of today: https://t.co/fVwVsKixusDonald Trump is still the odds-on favorite in Vegas to win re-election in 2020. https://t.co/fVwVsKixus @BandyXLee1 I agree with Dr. Lee, and when I heard an attorney suggest withholding referral to the Senate, it made… https://t.co/4bHSRlRRRrDavid Cay Johnston has been invited to be on the Lawrence O’Donnell show tonight to discuss my latest op-ed with DC… https://t.co/RJhb1MWs69
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MDThis is my question, precisely: https://t.co/1xxMxp5SE2
Retweeted by John M. Talmadge, MD @joan8904 I'm not a lawyer, and I don't know what his options are, nor do I know what situations he will encounter… https://t.co/fZrHxugcPL @PreetBharara https://t.co/aPoC2vqnzA @DrDamienLowry @gino50 https://t.co/shGEmQWhkQ @gino50 Thanks for the comment. Here's an article you may find of interest on the subject. https://t.co/shGEmQWhkQ @JohnCarmack @gino50 John, I don't agree, but you are accurate on all but the fine points. Video is commonly used i… https://t.co/XbOlcmpHd4 @Mistmi01 @comicsdaughter @BandyXLee1 I like your sense of history and context! Cheers - T👍🏼 @stallablu @miamidecor Certainly could be. Cheers - T👍🏼 @beightman @HCandler @kylegriffin1 No, he hasn’t. See the earlier tweet re msnbc interview 1997. @JohnCarmack @gino50 Respecting your sensibility on the matter: Thanks for your opinion. Fair enough. But where my… https://t.co/GS12mnDdul @noelle_nole1 Apparently from his dad, who suffered Alzheimer’s dementia; from cheating on his taxes State and Fede… https://t.co/Z0bGaB0n9Q
12/12
2019

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