Clinically, these individuals often have features of a personality disorder and fall along one of the following personality disordered spectra: narcissistic (huge ego, control freak, never shows vulnerability), borderline (extreme emotions, sometimes self-destructive), or sociopathic (shifting moral compass, disturbing lack of empathy).
Ellen DeGeneres is that lousy date.
Video: Is Ellen DeGeneres a ‘grandiose narcissist’?
She’s nice to people like Kevin Hart and Katy Perry because they ‘matter.’ Of course, Katy Perry has had positive experiences. Of course, Ellen has treated Kevin Hart’s family and team with “love and respect.”
They help grow her own fanbase. This is Hollywood Narcissism 101: Be nice to people that can help you and disregard the rest.
Ellen Is Terrible to the People Beneath Her
The complaints against Ellen are not coming from the top. They’re coming from the bottom.