Who is Trump?

Would it help to have a possible psychological profile? Consider the following inventory of personality traits. You can check the boxes of all that fit.

  •  Has an exaggerated sense of self-importance
  •  Expects to be recognized as superior even without achievements that warrant it
  •  Exaggerates his achievements and talents
  •  Is preoccupied with fantasies about success, power, brilliance, beauty or the perfect mate(s)
  •  Believes that he is superior and can only be understood by or associate with equally special people
  •  Requires constant admiration
  •  Has a sense of entitlement
  •  Expects special favors and unquestioning compliance with his expectations
  •  Takes advantage of others to get what he wants
  •  Has an inability or unwillingness to recognize the needs and feelings of others
  •  Is envious of others and believes others envy him
  •  Behaves in an arrogant or haughty manner

The above list is excerpted from the Mayo Clinic webpage on narcissistic personality disorder.

Here is more on personality.