This is for all of the people who happened upon this site by plugging “What the hell is wrong with Lou Piniella?” into Google. Thanks to Webster, and also to George Papadapolis.
Main Entry: de·men·tia
Pronunciation: di-'men(t)-sh&, -shE-&
Etymology: Latin, from dement-, demens mad, from de- + ment-, mens mind — more at MIND
1 : a usually progressive condition (as Alzheimer’s disease) marked by deteriorated cognitive functioning often with emotional apathy
- People who think that the 2006 Chicago Cubs had as much talent as the 2005 Detroit Tigers.
- People who have delusions of entire baseball rosters composed of midgets.
- People who take the job as manager of the Chicago Cubs expecting to “create a winning atmosphere.”