Skip to main content
No. of Recommendations: 29
But for those who survived the initial onslaught, some also experienced neurological symptoms.
After his fevers subsided, he suffered from “post-influenzal manifestations,” psychotic delusions and visions that resulted from damage to the nervous system. He became paranoid. Wilson thought the French had spies all around him. He was bizarrely obsessed with his furniture and his automobiles, and pretty much everyone around him noted it. He, if fact, suffered from temporary psychosis, but never did recover mentally 100%.


Fortunately he didn’t have an election which he fantasized he won and but actually substantially lost and then dragged the country through weeks of fruitless and meritless court filings, all the while weakening people’s trust in elections and in government at a critical time in history.

That’s the kind of psychotic delusion and bizarre obsession I worry about. Lucky that didn’t happen.
Print the post  

Announcements

This is a Politics Free Board
Politically charged posts are not permitted on the Metar Board. If you make a political post, and it is alerted, the post will be removed. Thanks!
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.