Sunday, September 6, 2015

Yes, Narcissists Have Plenty Of Company Now

What do Oprah Winfrey, Alec Baldwin, Paris Hilton, Warren Beatty, Madonna, Tom Cruise and Bruce (aka Caitlyn) Jenner have in common?

Well, yes, they’re all celebrities.

But there’s something more. Something that might have even driven them to become famous.

They’re all hopelessly self-absorbed. They’re all intense mirror-gazers. They’re all the center and the ever-present raison d’etre of their own universes.

They are all probably narcissists.

Narcissists are focused on one thing: themselves and how they can stand apart from and above others. That’s why they often become entertainers, business or corporate leaders or politicians. They will do whatever they have to do to bask in their own reflections, preferably in the spotlight.

When we talk about narcissism, we’re talking about

Click here to read the rest of Dan Cirucci's column in today's Courier-Post.

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