Moammar in Libya? Charlie Sheen?
Both of those guys are in the 99th percentile of fruitcakes.
Or are they?
Is extreme craziness really that rare?
Oh, my Gentle Readers, I am afraid that such insanity is far more common than you might like to believe.
Here is a sampling of famous people who have a history of severe mental problems:
Buzz Aldrin (astronaut) -- treatments for severe clinical depression and alcoholism.
Jonathan Winters (comedian and actor) -- confined to mental hospital for eight months for bi-polar disorder.