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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4460: Donald Trump's questioned regarding SCOTUS vacancy and Amy Coney Barrett — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence — #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #RBG #AmyConeyBarrett #DonaldTrump
2/ What follows is a nonverbal, verbal, and paralanguage analysis of Donald Trump's reaction regarding Amy Coney Barrett as a possible SCOTUS nominee.
3/ Begining at 1:18 in the above video, a journalist asks, "What about Amy Coney Barrett? A lot of people think she's the frontrunner."

Trump responds, "Well — she's very highly respected, I can say that."Journalist: "Is the nominee going to be a woman?"
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4459: Donald Trump's reaction upon hearing of the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence — #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #RBG #RuthBaderGinsBerg #DonaldTrump
2/ Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away earlier today. What follows is a Body Language and Paralanguage/Statement Analysis of Donald Trump's reaction upon hearing this news.
3/ With a surreal choreographed coincidence timing, Elton John's song, 'Tiny Dancer' is cued up only a couple seconds after Donald Trump deviated his walking path toward the Press Scrum.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4458: Jim Cramer calls Nancy Pelosi, "Crazy Nancy" — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #JimCramer #NancyPelosi #Stroke #Lying #Deception #StatementAnalysis
2/ Earlier today, CNBC's Jim Cramer called Speaker Pelosi, "Crazy Nancy" to her face during a televised interview. What follows is a nonverbal analysis and paralanguage analysis of that exchange.
3/ JIM CRAMER: I mean, what deal can we have, [stutter] Crazy Nancy? I'm sorry, I, th, that was the President, I, I, I have such reverence for the office, I would - never - use - that term. But it is hard, is it ...?

NANCY PELOSI: But you just did.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4457: Mike Pence reaction to Questions about Trump's Mini-Strokes — — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #Pence #Trump #MiniStrokes #Stroke #Lying #Deception
2/ Yesterday, Mike Pence was asked about allegations some people have made regarding possible 'Mini-Strokes" Donald Trump may have had — and then Trump's defense of them. What follows is a nonverbal and paralanguage evaluation of that exchange.
3/ Beginning at 7:51 in the above-referenced video, Bret Baier asks:

"This refers to Michael Schmidt's book where he says the President went to Walter Reed which in fact happened in November of last year — ..."
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4455: Mike Pence's acceptance speech at the RNC — A Body Language Red Flag — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence #BodyLanguageExpert #BodyLanguage #EmotionalIntelligence #Pence #RNC2020
2/ The expression displayed above is a default expression for Mike Pence. In fact, you will rarely find it more frequently expressed than it is by Pence.
3/ Specifically, it is comprised of two primary components:

• An Elevated Central Forehead Contraction
• A partial (insincere) 'Mouth Smile'
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4454: Mike Pence's acceptance speech at the RNC — what he really thinks — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence #BodyLanguageExpert #BodyLanguage #EmotionalIntelligence #Pence #RNC2020
2/ Just after Pence introduces his mother, he says, "Over the past four years, I've had the privilege to work closely with our President."
3/ Immediately after he says, "four years", Mike Pence displays a microexpression of Regret. Note how the corners of his mouth quickly pull back, laterally (6:18 mark).
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1/ THREAD: After #Melania's speech in the 'Rose Garden' last night, Donald Trump walked up on stage and they 'kissed' each other twice.

#BodyLanguageExpert #BodyLanguage #EmotionalIntelligence
2/ Although Melania's head occluded the camera's view of Donald's kiss, Melania's lips never contacted Donald's cheek.
3/ Each time Melania kissed Donald, she air-kissed him. This kiss variation with a spouse correlates with a lower amount of affection or even completely feigned affection.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4453: Louis DeJoy's testimony before the Senate — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #DonaldTrump #USPS #Testimony #LouisDeJoy
2/ Louis DeJoy testified on Friday 21 August 2020 before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. What follows is a nonverbal and paralanguage analysis of crucial portions of that exchange.
3/ One crucial piece of constructive criticism to all those in media companies — the camera should be on the witness *FULL TIME*. If you want to, film both people, but always, always record the witness every second.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4452: Stephen Miller comments on President Obama — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #BarackObama #StephenMiller
2/ Earlier today, on his way into the White House, Stephen Miller was asked to comment on something President Obama had said last night during his DNC speech.
3/ Paula Reid: "President Obama says President Trump hasn't grown into the job. What do you think of that?"

Stephen Miller: "President Obama is one of the worst if not thee [sic] worst Presidents in American history.”
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4451: Trump delivers remarks in Oshkosh, WI — Trump wants two more terms (but believes he won't get it) — Nonverbal & #EmotionalIntelligence / #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #DonaldTrump #CognitiveDissonance #Deception #Lying #Lie
2/ Earlier today, during a campaign speech in Oshkosh, WI, Trump said, "We are going to win four more years [crowd chants] And then after that, we'll go for another four years, because, ya know what, they spied on my campaign. We should get a redo of four years."
3/ Notice as he says, "We should get a redo of", Trump suddenly retracts his upper arm close to his torso and simultaneously positions his thumb and forefinger (index finger) approximately 3-4 inches apart. Image
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4450: Trump delivers remarks in Oshkosh, WI — a Red Flag Body Language expression — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #DonaldTrump #Sociopath #Psychopath
2/ Donald Trump delivered a campaign speech earlier today in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. He repeatedly made the expression show in this accompanying still image. Note his central forehead is contracted and elevated while simultaneously displaying a (feigned) mouth smile.
3/ We all make an expression similar to this one *once-in-a-while* when we're feeling:

• Smug Incredulity
• Arrogance
• Contempt

(although all of these thought-emotions have other facial expressions with which they're associated)
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4449: Trump FINALLY gets confronted about his chronic lying — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence  #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #DonaldTrump #Lying #Deception #Lies #SVDate
2/ During the White House Press Conference today, Trump finally got called out regarding his chronic lying. What follows is a body language analysis regarding that crucial moment.
3/  S.V. Dáte (continuing at 35:05 in above video link): "Mr. President, after three and a half years, do you regret at all, all the lying you've done to the American people? On everything?"

Trump: [overtalking] "All the what?"

S.V. Dáte: "All the lying. All the dishonesties."
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4448: Trump is lying regarding the upcoming Kamala Harris vs. Mike Pence Debate — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence  #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #DonaldTrump #MikePence #KamalaHarris
2/ During Trump's press conference today, he was asked several questions regarding the Vice Presidential Candidate Senator Kamala Harris. What follows is a body language and paralanguage analysis of one particularly crucial exchange.
3/ Trump (Beginning at 1:00:02 in the video link above) continues: "I think, I look forward to the debate between her and Mike Pence because I think he'll do even better against her, than he did abo- [stutter] against Senator Cain."
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4447: Trump confronted by Paula Reid at Bedminster Presser regarding 'Veteran's Choice' — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence #BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #DonaldTrump #PaulaReid #VeteransChoice
2/ Earlier today, at Trump's Bedminster Country Club, Donald Trump was asked about the Veterans Choice Act — for which Trump has taken credit and about which he's repeatedly lied.
3/ The Veteran's Choice Act allows veterans to use their government health benefits at medical providers other than Veterans Administration hospitals. It was passed in 2014 during the Obama Administration.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4446: Bill Barr regarding the arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell — and interviewing Prince Andrew — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence abcn.ws/3fbQ95v#BodyLa… #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #GhislaineMaxwell #JeffreyEpstein #BillBarr
2/ Recently, Bill Barr was interviewed by Pierre Thomas of ABC News. What follows is a nonverbal and statement analysis of a crucial portion of that interview regarding Ghislaine Maxwell and Jeffrey Epstein.
3/ Beginning at 0:03 in the above-referenced video link, Pierre Thomas continues, "... Ghislaine Maxwell is now in federal custody. Ah, number one, can you ensure that she will make it to trial? ..."
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1. Lesson begins

#emotionalintelligence
#mentoring
#socialcapital
Ologbon morawon. Eni togo nio mope oun go. Sugbon te ba wifun eni o go, yoo dija. (The wise people know themselves, it is the daft person that doesn't know he's daft, but when you tell the daft person he's daft
2. a fight will ensue)
This is the way I see people that argue blindly on public forums like SM after several corrections and presentation with facts. Some of them are even arguing with experts that are kind enough to present the facts to them. Nkan to tiniloju gba niyen.
3. Anyone can make a mistake, but you should be able to say "I apologize, I didn't realize I was wrong".
It happened to me here once. I came across a tweet talking about 'elevator baby' on Netflix. In my excitement, I thought it was Anchor baby.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4447: Alan Dershowitz defends himself after he's named in the Maxwell-Epstein Documents — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence
#BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #GhislaineMaxwell #JeffreyEpstein #AlanDershowitz
2/ When defending oneself — if the accused uses a hand-chop (or a finger-point hand-chop) as part of their nonverbal behavior in refuting the accusations, with extremely high likelihood, they're attempting to deceive.
3/ Note too, Dershowitz's statement, "I have sex with one woman since the day I met Jeffrey Epstein" — In his effort to defending himself, Dershowitz is giving up information.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4445: Donald Trump answers question regarding the arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence
#BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #GhislaineMaxwell #JeffreyEpstein
2/ Journalist (beginning at 19:53 in the above video): "Ahum, Ghislaine Maxwell is in prison, and so a lotta people wanna know if she's going to turn in powerful people..."
3/ "...I know you talked in the past about Prince Andrew and, ah, you've criticized Bill Clinton's behavior — I'm wondering, ah, eh, do you feel she's going to turn in powerful men? How do you think that's going to work out for them?"
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4444: Donald Trump and Ghislaine Maxwell — Nonverbal and Emotional Intelligence

#BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #GhislaineMaxwell #JeffreyEpstein
2/ Jeffrey Epstein's confidante and alleged accomplice Ghislaine Maxwell was arrested by the FBI in New Hampshire, this morning. She's been charged with conspiracy, enticing minors to engage in sex, as well as perjury.
3/ Donald Trump and Ghislaine Maxwell have been photographed together many times. This image was taken approximately 8-15 years ago.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4443: Mike Pence, fear of stairs, Donald Trump, and the need for Alpha-upregulation.

#BodyLanguageExpert #BodyLanguage #EmotionalIntelligence
2/ Earlier today, Mike Pence fell while running up the steps to Air Force Two.
3/ We normally wouldn't necessarily think of this as relevant body language, however, Mike Pence is absolutely trying to draw a stark contrast between his ability to navigate stairs vs. that of Trump's fear of stairs and ramps.
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1/ THREAD: Body Language Analysis No. 4442: Bill Barr Face The Nation (Part A): " Pepper spray is not a chemical irritant."

#BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence #BodyLanguage #BillBarr
2/
Margaret Brennan: There were chemical irritants the park police [inaudible]...

Bill Barr: No there were not chemical irritants. Pepper spray is not a chemical irritant. It's not chemical"

#BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence
3/ Just after he says, "It's not chemical" (0:24-0:25), Bill Barr thrusts his jaw laterally (to his right) for about 1 second. When displayed after a declarative statement, this nonverbal display is highly indicative of deception.

#BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence
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1/ THREAD: For the second time this week, Donald Trump used a church as a photo op. This image released this morning shows the President and First Lady at Saint John Paul II Shrine. What follows is a partial #BodyLanguage

#BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence
2/ Note the expression on Trump's face. His primary emotion is that of anger. Note his:

• Lowered forehead and eyebrows
• Eyebrows pulled together
• Partially closed eyelids
• Tense lower eyelids
• Partially flared nostrils
• Tense midface
• Thinned upper lip

but also...
3/ His secondary emotion is that of petulance. Trump is pouting. Note his:

• Jaw partially protruding
• Jaw partially tensed
• Lower lip protruding
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1/ THREAD: Earlier today, Kellyanne Conway made the statement, "People are very proud to show up and go to the polls, they really are. I mean, they wait in line fer [sic] at Georgetown Cupcake for an hour to get a cupcake..."

#BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence
2/ She continued, "...So, I think they can probably wait in line to do something as — consequential, and critical, and constitutionally significant as cast their ballot."

#BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence
3/ At the beginning of her statement, as she says, "People", Ms. Conway displays a classic expression of contempt (0:00).

#BodyLanguage #BodyLanguageExpert #EmotionalIntelligence
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