1. Views a complicated, confusing world in clear black and white guidelines.
2. Dismisses information that does not support that world-view.
3. Takes extreme positions towards those who do not agree with that world-view.
"A president who sees the world in terms of right and wrong should not have been so ready to dismiss Amnesty's findings because the accounts came from 'people who hate America.'" - Journal Star, Peoria, Ill.