KatjaMouse: Mental Illness does not necessarily equal insane, subby.
brap: Great, and my "genius" only results in me repeatedly washing my hands until they chafe and bleed.
Quantum Apostrophe: Elon Musk? Richard Branson?
Famous Thamas: The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.
Vectron: I thought "mental illness" was like the gay. We're all supposed to love it and celebrate it now.
CruJones: "Insane" does not seem accurate after reading TFA
KimNorth: Today we call it mild Asperger disorder, autism and or ADHD.
durbnpoisn: I don't think I've ever met a single person on this planet that isn't just a little bit insane. Or off this planet, for that matter.
Dead for Tax Reasons: who are four people who have never been in my kitchen
KimNorth: Today we call it mild Asperger disorder, autism and or ADHD
Clemkadidlefark: Aw, isn't that precious? The puffed up media-proletariat strutting like peacocks. "They're not like us, that means they're insane!"
Galloping Galoshes: durbnpoisn: I don't think I've ever met a single person on this planet that isn't just a little bit insane. Or off this planet, for that matter.Very few of the people I have met off-planet were insane.
brap: Vectron: I thought "mental illness" was like the gay. We're all supposed to love it and celebrate it now.Equating homosexuality and mental illness, how refreshingly old-timey.Glad fark's resident Victorian-era psychotherapist could take a moment step away from the cocaine and castration anxiety and weigh in with some outmoded wisdom.
StoPPeRmobile: he get's a pass.
Fano: You sure none of had... SPACE MADNESS?
Quantum Apostrophe: StoPPeRmobile: he get's a pass.I'll give you a pass on that apostrophe. This time.
mike_d85: So, rigorous desire for advancement is a mental illness?They simply wanted to perfect things. Most of what they cited for Jobs was just getting annoyed with design flaws and some old fashioned OCD pet peeves. They don't mention Howard Huges level lock-yourself-in-a-hotel-room crazy. Or bring up Henry Ford "The Jews are after me" paranoia./actually they might have, I didn't finish the article//It's long, boring, and mostly obvious
trickymoo: CruJones: "Insane" does not seem accurate after reading TFAFTA, Steve Jobs sounds like a fuking HUGE douchenozzle./ Being labeled as a "genius" is not license for acting like a jagoff.
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