Saturday, September 12, 2009

Narcissist Obama

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Dr Vaknin has written extensively about narcissism. 'Narcissism' noun. exaggerated self-admiration; exaggerated self-love

Dr. Vaknin states: "I must confess I was impressed by Sen. Barack Obama from the first time I saw him. At first I was excited to see a black candidate. He looked youthful, spoke well, appeared to be confident - a wholesome presidential package. I was put off soon, not just because of his shallowness but also because there was an air of haughtiness in his demeanor that was unsettling. His posture and his body language were louder than his empty words. Obama's speeches are unlike any political speech we have heard in American history. Never a politician in this land had such quasi "religious" impact on so many people. The fact that Obama is a total incognito with zero accomplishment, makes this inexplicable infatuation alarming. Obama is not an ordinary man. He is not a genius. In fact, he is quite ignorant on most important subjects. Barack Obama is a narcissist."

Dr. Sam Vaknin, the author of The Malignant Self Love believes "Barack Obama appears to be a narcissist." Vaknin is a world authority on narcissism. He understands narcissism and describes the inner mind of a narcissist like no other person. When he talks about narcissism, everyone listens. Vaknin says that Obama's language, posture and demeanor, and the testimonies of his closest, dearest and nearest suggest that the Senator is either a narcissist or he may have narcissistic personality disorder (NPD).

Narcissists project a grandiose but false image of themselves. Jim Jones, the charismatic leader of People's Temple, the man who led over 900 of his followers to cheerfully commit mass suicide and even murder their own children was also a narcissist. David Koresh, Charles Manson, Joseph Koni, Shoko Asahara, Stalin, Saddam, Mao, Kim Jong Ill and Adolph Hitler are a few examples of narcissists of our time. All these men had a tremendous influence over their fanciers. They create a personality cult around themselves and with their blazing speeches elevate their admirers, fill their hearts with enthusiasm and instill in their minds a new zest for life. They give them hope! They promise them the moon, but alas, invariably they bring them to their doom. When you are a victim of a cult of personality, you don't know it until it is too late.

One determining factor in the development of NPD is childhood abuse.Obama's parents went through a divorce when he was an infant (two years old). He saw his father only once again, before he died in a car accident. Then his mother remarried and Obama had to relocate to Indonesia, a foreign land with a radically foreign culture, to be raised by a step-father. At the age of ten, he was whisked off to live with his maternal (white) grandparents. He saw his mother only intermittently in the following few years, and then she vanished from his life in 1979. She died of cancer in 1995.

One must never underestimate the manipulative genius of pathological narcissists. They project such an imposing personality that it overwhelms those around them.. Charmed by the charisma of the narcissist, people become like clay in his hands. They cheerfully do his bidding and delight to be at his service. The narcissist shapes the world around himself and reduces others in his own inverted image. He creates a cult of personality. His admirers become his co-dependents. Narcissists have no interest in things that do not help them to reach their personal objective. They are focused on one thing alone and that is power. All other issues are meaningless to them and they do not want to waste their precious time on trivialities. Anything that does not help them is beneath them and do not deserve their attention.

If an issue raised in the Senate does not help Obama in one way or another, he has no interest in it. The "present" vote is a safe vote. No one can criticize him if things go wrong. Those issues are unworthy by their very nature because they are not about him. Obama's election as the first black president of the Harvard Law Review led to a contract and advance to write a book about race relations.

The University of Chicago Law School provided him funding a lot longer than expected and at the end it evolved into, guess what? His own autobiography! Instead of writing a scholarly paper focusing on race relations, for which he had been paid, Obama could not resist writing about himself. He entitled the book "Dreams from My Father".

Not surprisingly, Adolph Hitler also wrote his own autobiography when he was still nobody. So did Stalin. For a narcissist no subject is as important as his own self. Why would he waste his precious time and genius writing about insignificant things when he can write about such an august being as himself? Narcissists are often callous and even ruthless. As the norm, they lack conscience. This is evident from Obama's lack of interest in his own brother who lives on only one dollar per month.

Consider this: a man lives in luxury, takes a private jet to vacation in it, and raises nearly half a billion dollars for his campaign (something unprecedented in history), yet this man shows no interest in the plight of his own brother. Why? Because, his brother cannot be used for his ascent to power.

A narcissist cares for no one but himself. This election is like no other in the history of America. The issues are insignificant compared to what is at stake. What can be more dangerous than having a man bereft of conscience, a serial liar, and one who cannot distinguish his fantasies from reality as the leader of the free world? I hate to sound alarmist, but one is a fool if one is not alarmed. Many politicians are narcissists. They pose no threat to others...they are simply self serving and selfish.

Obama evidences symptoms of pathological narcissism, which is different from the run-of-the-mill narcissism of a Richard Nixon or a Bill Clinton for example. To him reality and fantasy are intertwined. This is a mental health issue, not just a character flaw. Pathological narcissists are dangerous because they look normal and even intelligent. It is this disguise that makes them treacherous.

Today the Democrats have placed all their hopes in Obama. But this man could put an end to their party. The great majority of blacks have decided to vote for and support Obama. Only a fool does not know that their support for him is racially driven. This is racism, pure and simple. The downside of this is that if Obama turns out to be the disaster I predict, he will cause widespread resentment among the whites.

The blacks are unlikely to give up their support of their man. Cultic mentality is pernicious and unrelenting. They will dig their heads deeper in the sand and blame Obama's detractors of racism. This will cause a backlash among the whites.

The white supremacists will take advantage of the discontent and they will receive widespread support. I predict that in less than four years, racial tensions will increase to levels never seen since the turbulent 1960's

Obama will set the clock back decades...America is the bastion of freedom. The peace of the world depends on the strength of America, and its weakness translates into the triumph of terrorism and victory of rogue nations.

It is no wonder that Ahmadinejad, Hugo Chavez, the Castroists, the Hezbollah, the Hamas, the lawyers of the Guantanamo terrorists and virtually all sworn enemies of America are so thrilled by the prospect of their man in the White House. America is on the verge of destruction.

There is no insanity greater than electing a pathological narcissist as president.


The Griper said...

you know, dcat, as i was reading this my mind automatically found its way back to fdr.

Anonymous said...

Possibly obama is a narcissist, I'm not qualified to say, I suspect you are not qualified to say. However as soon as I saw the name Vaknin in your article I'm afraid it loses ALL credibility. Sam Vaknin is a total phoney totally discredited by clinical psychologists and psychiatrists alike. None of his self proclaimed qualifications stand up to scrutiny being either meaningless or obtained through degree mills. He has attempted to rewrite Narcissistic personality disorder in his own image, misusing psychological terms in both his book and his multitude of articles. He frequently makes an assumption to suit his definition or belief of NPD and when challenged simply distorts the definition of that assumption. There is, for example, no proof that NPD is caused by "abuse in childhood" if one could find a sufferer of NPD who had an exemplarary upbringing but his mum did not buy him a lollypop when he was three years old Mr Vaknin would classify this as abuse by neglect. If one then presented another NPD sufferer who's mother DID buy him a lollypop Mr Vaknin would classify THIS as abuse by overindulging. Anything other than admit his original statment may be wrong. Similarly Mr Vaknin frequently states as a fact that 75% of narcissists are men. This is based on one study many years ago that postulated that 50 - 75% of sufferers are male. Hardly the same thing. Any suggestions on his numerous web sites and "whiners forums" that some of his "facts" may be incorrect are met with a hurried deletion. Mr Vaknin indeed claims to be an "aware" sufferer of NPD himself. My own belief is that he is simply a vain, self-obsessed, semi educated man who sees a chance of exploiting people who are very vulnerable. Incidentally the concept of "narcissistic supply" exists only in Mr Vaknin's mind.

dcat said...

You are not authorized to tell me I’m wrong! My observance has been on target from the start! You need to have links to back your failed hypothesis to back that data you spew.

If you are from the White House standing up for the dipshit in office or are the dipshit in office I advise then to send more troops to help in Afghanistan! It’s so fucking obvious what is going on!

BTW: I see fox ratings are up!

more are reading PJ media and hot air. Go and bug them and countless others for a spell!

I think you may find you are now outnumbered!