Originally Posted by gigantes
i'm still watching the lecture... a little at a time so i have time to reflect.
pretty damn interesting, this concept that partially-expressed mental illnesses filled some of the most vital positions in society, like the orthodox priests being OCD and the shamans being schizotypal.
i wonder if political figures come up next? let me guess-- some kind of monomania? :P
well, i'm past the halfway point, anyway...
political figures are often psycho/sociopaths lacking in empathy.
In my view of things, nature created those types of people for a reason.