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  • n. Plural form of schizoid.

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Examples

  • MB: You frequently quote the organizer Saul Alinsky about the need for organizers to be "well-integrated schizoids" -- ready to polarize to mobilize and then depolarize to settle.

    Matt Bieber: Marshall Ganz, Obama's 2008 Organizer-in-Chief, On the Moral Urgency of Occupy Wall Street

  • May God strike me dead if I ever cast my lot with the kumbayahoos and Francis Collins schizoids who assert that Charles Darwin poses no genuine problem for faith.

    MIND MELD: Is Science Fiction Antithetical to Religion?

  • "It is especially difficult to fight against it," warned Adorno, "because those manipulative people, who actually are incapable of true experience, for that very reason manifest an unresponsiveness that associates them with certain mentally ill or psychotic characters, namely schizoids."

    America Is in Need of a Moral Bailout

  • “It is especially difficult to fight against it,” warned Adorno, “because those manipulative people, who actually are incapable of true experience, for that very reason manifest an unresponsiveness that associates them with certain mentally ill or psychotic characters, namely schizoids.”

    Chris Hedges On Casino Capitalism and Moral Bankruptcy

  • Always nice to know there might be more up-and-coming gay, conservative, hopelessly-conflicted schizoids ready to make their mark on the blogosphere.

    The (distinctly creepy) advantage of being gay.

  • "With some people -- notably paranoids, which you are not, and schizoids, which you are not either."

    Flux Tales of Human Futures

  • Their schizoids were recognized as having a gift, the power of visions, and were revered for it.

    Even Cowgirls Get The Blues

  • "This religion must be composed of schizoids to deal with that kind of chaos."

    the ship who sang

  • The whole of this Labour government is a criminal pathocracy run by sociopaths, schizoids and other character disorders.

    British Blogs

  • "They become schizoids -- not out of social shyness, but out of what they feel to be their choice," says Vaknin.

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