Feature

The Week contest: Stressed out

Last week's question: A new poll has found that fear and anxiety about politics are a significant source of stress for most Americans, with nearly 60 percent saying the present day is the "lowest point in our nation's history that they can remember." Please come up with a psychological term to describe the current epidemic of political anxiety.

Click here to see the results of last week's contest: Endless anthem

RESULTS:

THE WINNER: "Post-Trumpatic Stress Disorder"
Ken Meier, Tonopah, Nev.

SECOND PLACE: "Whitehousen by proxy syndrome"
Clare Christiansen, Oak Harbor, Wash.

THIRD PLACE: "Democrazy"
Margaret Weiss, Point Lookout, N.Y.

HONORABLE MENTIONS:

"Bi-polarized disorder"
Mary Jo Astrachan, Oneida, N.Y.

"Pollsannoya"
Michael Maloney, Concord, N.H.

"Swamp fever"
Mark Johnson, Mechanicsburg, Pa.

"The Russian flu"
Maxine Bellew, Marlborough, Mass.

"Down in the Trumps"
Stan Karp, Westfield, N.J.

"The tweetie-jeebies"
Michael Paolercio, San Francisco

"Twitter jitters"
Martha Dunn, Santa Cruz, Calif.

"MAGAlomania"
John Fessler, Chino Hills, Calif.

"Muelleremia"
F. Stuart Leeds, Yellow Springs, Ohio

Recommended

Civilian death toll in Ukraine tops 4,000, U.N. says
Bombed school in Luhansk
fighting to survive

Civilian death toll in Ukraine tops 4,000, U.N. says

10 things you need to know today: May 28, 2022
Protesters outside the NRA convention
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: May 28, 2022

Strong earthquake hits southern Peru
Peru.
shaken up

Strong earthquake hits southern Peru

Fire kills 11 newborn babies in Senegal hospital
Senegal hospital fire
tragedy

Fire kills 11 newborn babies in Senegal hospital

Most Popular

Is the war shifting in Russia's favor?
Vladimir Putin.
Opinion

Is the war shifting in Russia's favor?

CDC identifies 9 monkeypox cases across 7 states
Monkeypox virus.
more pox

CDC identifies 9 monkeypox cases across 7 states

Jury begins deliberations in Johnny Depp-Amber Heard libel trial
Johnny Depp
you heard it here

Jury begins deliberations in Johnny Depp-Amber Heard libel trial