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I Will Cop to ‘Trump Derangement Syndrome.”

This disorder is real.

It is a profound, deep-seated, dangerous syndrome that impacts every aspect of its victims' lives.

I know all about it. Because I am a sufferer myself.

I hadn’t thought much about this insidious disorder, although I’d heard it mentioned in passing. It wasn’t until a family member read one of my Facebook posts and sent me a message saying that they “felt sorry” for me. They told me that I was mentally ill. They diagnosed me with “Trump Derangement Syndrome.”



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Karen Shiebler

A Mother, a grandmother, a progressive voter. I write because it’s getting harder to march and because words are my only weapon. I blog at