This week, billionaire businessman and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump ignited a firestorm in the media with his remarks about Senator John McCain’s service record, “He’s no hero!” declares Trump.
Thu 23 Jul 2015, 6:17 pm
This week, billionaire businessman and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump ignited a firestorm in the media with his remarks about Senator John McCain’s warÂ record, “He’s no hero!” declares Trump.
Obviously the remark isÂ gratuitously nasty and typical of Trump’sÂ attention-seeking, “shit disturbing” style. Â Putting that aside, as this is a blog about REBT, what is wrong with this statement form the REBT perspective?
Plenty! Â It is “REBT 101” and you could write a book about it. Dr. Ellis and others spend a lot of ink on this topic because is it so basic and so important. Â Yet many people fail to “get it.”Â
Before I write any more, I would like to know what your thoughts are. Â From an REBT / General Semantics perspective, Â what is wrong with the statement “He’s [McCain] no hero? Â Why is this important and why should we care?
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