Hey, maybe Trump has syphilis

Hey, maybe Trump has syphilis
Gravitas...from the left. (Image: Screen grab of vaperon video, YouTube)

[Ed. – This is…helpful.  The really awesome part is the introductory paragraph citing the concern of Al Franken that Trump may be mentally ill.  But if you do slog through this nonsense, don’t fail to visit the links Beutler uses to illustrate Trump’s supposedly nutty behavior.  Every one of them recounts anonymously sourced hearsay.  Beutler is not even dealing in verifiable information.  Don’t forget that.  H/t: NewsBusters.]

Franken is not alone in his suspicions. Last year, Jeb Bush said of his Republican primary opponent, “I’m not a psychiatrist or a psychologist, but the guy needs therapy.” Senator Bernie Sanders recently called Trump “delusional in many respects, a pathological liar.” And Congressman Ted Lieu, a California Democrat, is introducing legislation that would require the White House to have a psychiatrist on staff. “I’m looking at it from the perspective of, if there are questions about the mental health of the president of the United States, what may be the best way to get the president treatment?” he told the Huffington Post. …

Physicians like me have also taken notice of Trump’s bizarrevolatile behavior. Given our experience, we can’t help but wonder if there’s a medical diagnosis to be made. After all, many medical conditions exhibit their first symptoms in the form of psychiatric issues and personality changes. One condition in particular is notable for doing so: Neurosyphilis.

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