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ABC Newsman Who Decided To Become A Woman Has Changed His Mind
Mediaite ^ | 8/6/2013 | Andrew Kirell

Posted on 08/06/2013 10:20:41 AM PDT by mojito

In May we reported that ABC News editor Don Ennis walked into his New York City office wearing a small black dress and a brunette wig and told his coworkers that he is legally changing his name to Dawn Stacey Ennis. Several months later, it turns out, Ennis has decided he no longer wants to be a woman.

Back then, Ennis, 49, wrote to his colleagues: “This is not a game of dress-up, or make-believe. It is my affirmation of who I now am and what I must do to be happy, in response to a soul-crushing secret that my wife and I have been dealing with for more than seven years, mostly in secret.” But late last week, in an email to colleagues, Ennis revealed that a two-day bout with “transient global amnesia” has revealed to him that he is not actually transgender.

The New York Post excerpted bits from the new letter, which Ennis titled “Not Reportable, Very Confirmed”:

“I accused my wife of playing some kind of cruel joke, dressing me up in a wig and bra and making fake ID’s with the name ‘Dawn’ on it. Seriously [...]

“It became obvious this was not the case once I took off the bra — and discovered two reasons I was wearing one,” he said, referring to his hormone-induced breasts.

“I thought it was 1999 … and I was sure as hell that I was a man [...]

“Fortunately, my memories of the last 14 years have since returned. But what did not return was my identity as Dawn,” said Ennis, who had been wearing lipstick, skirts and heels.

(Excerpt) Read more at mediaite.com ...


TOPICS: TV/Movies; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: abcdisney; abcnews; dawnennis; donennis; glbtabcdisney; globalamnesia; homosexualagenda; liberalism; maritalproblems; mentaldisorder; theymakethenews
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I'm glad that's all straightened up.
1 posted on 08/06/2013 10:20:41 AM PDT by mojito
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To: mojito

I heard Jase Robertson tell his son that if you had the money you could do anything you wanted. He finished by adding you can even go from a man to a woman.


2 posted on 08/06/2013 10:24:57 AM PDT by sport
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To: mojito
"I'm really sure now!"


3 posted on 08/06/2013 10:25:23 AM PDT by Travis McGee (www.EnemiesForeignAndDomestic.com)
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To: Travis McGee

Lol


4 posted on 08/06/2013 10:27:29 AM PDT by ConservativeMan55
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To: mojito
Doctor: "What caused you to change your mind?"

Ennis: "The dull pounding in my a$$."

5 posted on 08/06/2013 10:27:54 AM PDT by paddles ("The more corrupt the state, the more it legislates." Tacitus)
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To: mojito

The Democrats have found their next candidate for POTUS.


6 posted on 08/06/2013 10:27:59 AM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Someday our schools will teach the difference between "lose" and "loose")
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To: mojito

Just more proof that homosexuality/transgender, etc. is a mental disorder.

However, these mental disorders will continue to be celebrated and ceremonialized.


7 posted on 08/06/2013 10:30:01 AM PDT by Reddy (B.O. stinks)
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To: mojito

IOW, he’s loony.


8 posted on 08/06/2013 10:30:36 AM PDT by bgill (This reply was mined before it was posted.)
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

Put him / her / it on the Weiner ticket !


9 posted on 08/06/2013 10:30:50 AM PDT by Col Frank Slade
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To: bgill

I think he realized he was just plain ugly as a woman and wouldn’t have a chance with men.


10 posted on 08/06/2013 10:32:10 AM PDT by Cowgirl of Justice
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To: mojito
“Even though I will not wear the wig or the makeup or the skirts again, I promise to remain a strong straight ally, a supporter of diversity and an advocate for equal rights and other LGBT issues including same-sex marriage.”

Umm...something tells me LGBT crowd would rather you just shaddupaboudit. Don't do 'em any favors. Go away. Disappear. AMSCRAY!
11 posted on 08/06/2013 10:32:23 AM PDT by PowderMonkey (WILL WORK FOR AMMO)
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To: mojito
ABC Newsman Who Decided To Become A Woman Has Changed His Mind

That's a woman's prerogative, right?

12 posted on 08/06/2013 10:32:41 AM PDT by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it)
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To: Col Frank Slade
No Weiner is running with Holder for the Weiner-Holder ticket.


13 posted on 08/06/2013 10:33:27 AM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Someday our schools will teach the difference between "lose" and "loose")
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To: mojito

...and the Lifetime Movies of the Week just continue to write themselves...


14 posted on 08/06/2013 10:38:18 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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To: mojito

This is very common even without transient amnesia or whatever excuse was offered up for changing his mind. This whole idea of sex change is one of mad science not of treatment because treatment would’ve taken the conservative do no harm route instead of putting someone on a wish fulfillment trajectory that results in unnecessary physical mutilation to approximate a female physique but also the very likely shortening of the person’s life. The worse part is that study after study has shown that depression, suicide and emotional distress that becoming transgender is supposed to “cure” seldom if ever does. Its quackery. The worst part is they are beginning to foster this crap in young children. I’m glad this guy woke up from his delusion at least part of it.


15 posted on 08/06/2013 10:38:21 AM PDT by Maelstorm (If all are treated as suspects it will not be long before we all are treated as prisoners.)
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To: mojito

maybe he’s just waiting to get his little surgery for “Free” when Obammycare starts up....?


16 posted on 08/06/2013 10:40:00 AM PDT by faithhopecharity (E)
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To: mojito

Let’s hope, for his sake, that the poor deluded fool came to his senses before doing anything (snip, snip) DRASTIC!


17 posted on 08/06/2013 10:40:36 AM PDT by BwanaNdege ("To learn who rules over you simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize"- Voltaire)
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To: mojito

I think I speak for all Men when I say: “We ain’t taking you back into our “club.” You joined the other team, now stay there!”


18 posted on 08/06/2013 10:41:45 AM PDT by Cowboy Bob (Democrats: Robbing Peter to buy Paul's vote.)
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To: BwanaNdege

MRS. GARRISON
Hello doctor, looks like I need an abortion.

DOCTOR
...an abortion?

MRS. GARRISON
Yeah, I’ve got one growing inside me.
Now, are you gonna scramble its brains
or just vacuum it out? ...If you want
you can just scramble it and I’ll queef
it out myself.

DOCTOR
Mmister Garrison-

MRS. GARRISON
Mrs. Garrison.

DOCTOR
Mmrs. Garrison, you can’t have an abortion.

MRS. GARRISON
Don’t you tell me what I can and can’t
do with my body! A woman has a right
to choose!

DOCTOR
No, I mean you’re physically unable
to have an abortion, because you can’t
get pregnant.

MRS. GARRISON
But I missed my period.

DOCTOR
You can’t have periods either. You
had a sex change, Mr. Garrison, but
you don’t have ovaries or a womb. You
don’t produce eggs.

MRS. GARRISON
You mean, I’ll never know what it feels
like to have a baby growing inside me
and then scramble its brains and vacuum
it out?

DOCTOR
N-that’s right.

MRS. GARRISON
But I paid five thousand dollars to
be a woman. This would mean I I’m not
really a woman. Ih, I’m just a... a
I’m just a guy with a mutilated penis!

DOCTOR
Basically, yes.

MRS. GARRISON
...Oh boy, do I feel like a jackass.


19 posted on 08/06/2013 10:42:57 AM PDT by dfwgator
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To: mojito

http://www.nypost.com/r/nypost/2013/08/06/news/web_photos/blogennis015732.jpg


20 posted on 08/06/2013 10:43:18 AM PDT by TornadoAlley3 (Obama is everything Oklahoma is not.)
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To: BwanaNdege

The left being tolerant of these freaks only eggs on this type of warped behavior.


21 posted on 08/06/2013 10:43:48 AM PDT by spawn44 (MOO)
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To: mojito

How does a guy show up to work after an episode like that? He must be the laughingstock of the office. Also, what is up with the wife? Was she actually going along with her husband pretending to be a woman? That’s just all kinds of weird.


22 posted on 08/06/2013 10:44:01 AM PDT by SamAdams76
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To: mojito

How does a guy show up to work after an episode like that? He must be the laughingstock of the office. Also, what is up with the wife? Was she actually going along with her husband pretending to be a woman? That’s just all kinds of weird.


23 posted on 08/06/2013 10:44:02 AM PDT by SamAdams76
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To: mojito

So Ennis still wants a pennis?


24 posted on 08/06/2013 10:45:21 AM PDT by V_TWIN
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To: mojito

Obamacare doesn’t allow for that disgusting thing to change its mind.


25 posted on 08/06/2013 10:48:01 AM PDT by Berlin_Freeper
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To: Puppage
That's a woman's prerogative, right?

LOL you beat me to it!

26 posted on 08/06/2013 10:48:27 AM PDT by Alex Murphy ("Thus, my opponent's argument falls.")
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To: mojito

Not covered under Obamacare.


27 posted on 08/06/2013 10:48:33 AM PDT by YourAdHere (Boycott Starbucks.)
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To: mojito

Good grief.


28 posted on 08/06/2013 10:48:58 AM PDT by freekitty (Give me back my conservative vote; then find me a real conservative to vote for)
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To: mojito

What, he wants an addadickbacktome?


29 posted on 08/06/2013 10:51:42 AM PDT by Wally_Kalbacken
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

Your bad:)


30 posted on 08/06/2013 10:52:00 AM PDT by fatima (Free Hugs Today :))
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To: mojito

Definition
By Mayo Clinic staff
Transient global amnesia is a sudden, temporary episode of memory loss that can’t be attributed to a more common neurological condition, such as epilepsy or stroke.

During an episode of transient global amnesia, your recall of recent events simply vanishes, so you can’t remember where you are or how you got there. You may also draw a blank when asked to remember things that happened a day, a month or even a year ago. With transient global amnesia, you do remember who you are, and recognize the people you know well, but that doesn’t make your memory loss less disturbing.

Fortunately, transient global amnesia is rare, seemingly harmless and unlikely to happen again. Episodes are usually short-lived, and afterward your memory is fine.


31 posted on 08/06/2013 10:53:31 AM PDT by PeterPrinciple
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To: mojito; Revolting cat!
But late last week, in an email to colleagues, Ennis revealed that a two-day bout with “transient global amnesia” has revealed to him that he is not actually transgender.

Transients are trannies too!

32 posted on 08/06/2013 10:53:39 AM PDT by a fool in paradise (America 2013 - STUCK ON STUPID)
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To: mojito

Symptoms
By Mayo Clinic staff
Transient global amnesia is identified by its main symptom, which is the inability to form new memories and to recall the recent past. Once that symptom is confirmed, ruling out other possible causes of amnesia is important.

Necessary symptoms for diagnosis
Doctors base a diagnosis of transient global amnesia on the following signs and symptoms:
Sudden onset of memory loss, verified by a witness
Retention of personal identity despite memory loss
Normal cognition, such as the ability to recognize and name familiar objects and follow simple directions
Absence of signs indicating damage to a particular area of the brain, such as limb paralysis, involuntary movement or impaired word recognition
Duration of no more than 24 hours
Gradual return of memory
No evidence of seizures during the period of amnesia
No history of active epilepsy or recent head injury

Along with these signs and symptoms, a common feature of transient global amnesia includes repetitive questioning, usually of the same question — for example, “What am I doing here?” or “How did we get here?”

When to see a doctor
Seek immediate medical attention for anyone who quickly goes from normal awareness of present reality to confusion about what just happened. If the person experiencing memory loss is too disoriented to call an ambulance, call one yourself.

Although transient global amnesia isn’t harmful, there’s no easy way to distinguish the condition from the life-threatening illnesses that can also cause sudden memory loss. In fact, sudden amnesia is much more likely to be caused by a stroke or a seizure than by transient global amnesia. A medical evaluation is the only way to determine the cause of sudden memory loss.


33 posted on 08/06/2013 10:54:44 AM PDT by PeterPrinciple
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

Finally, LOL has meaning for me.


34 posted on 08/06/2013 10:54:45 AM PDT by Marylander
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To: mojito

What the heck is “transient global amnesia” ?


35 posted on 08/06/2013 10:55:47 AM PDT by kitkat (STORM THE HEAVENS WITH PRAYERS FOR OUR COUNTRY)
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To: Slings and Arrows

This just in from ABCDisney...


36 posted on 08/06/2013 10:57:19 AM PDT by a fool in paradise (America 2013 - STUCK ON STUPID)
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To: paddles

I had to read this comment to my son......we both laughed.


37 posted on 08/06/2013 10:58:15 AM PDT by WhyisaTexasgirlinPA
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To: kitkat; PeterPrinciple
See PeterPrinciple’s posts at 31 and 33.

As the Church Lady used to say, “Well, isn't that conveeeenient?”

38 posted on 08/06/2013 10:59:14 AM PDT by mojito (Zero, our Nero.)
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To: TornadoAlley3

Holy crap, my gaydar just pegged.


39 posted on 08/06/2013 10:59:18 AM PDT by tgusa (gun control: deep breath, sight alignment, squeeze the trigger .......)
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To: mojito
Perhaps he realized how much he missed being able to drive in reverse.

....ducking and slithering away.
40 posted on 08/06/2013 10:59:59 AM PDT by posterchild
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To: paddles

Now this is just funnnnnnnnnnnyyyyyyyyy!


41 posted on 08/06/2013 11:01:32 AM PDT by Chuck54 (Budget? Don't need one. Did I mention I got Bin Laden& Ghaddafi? ....and I'm awesome.)
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To: mojito

What happens to someone who has a Weiner-ectomy and then decides he wants a Weiner-transplant? Can that operation be done and undone?

Is there a spare Weiner bank? Can you freeze your Weiner in case you want to go back?

Can you sell your Weiner to a woman who thinks she’s a man? What if you want it back?


42 posted on 08/06/2013 11:01:41 AM PDT by I want the USA back (There's no autocorrect for stupidity.)
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To: mojito

A pretty good argument for homosexuality being a mental disorder.


43 posted on 08/06/2013 11:02:29 AM PDT by fella ("As it was before Noah, so shall it be again,")
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To: mojito

great story
i have tons of problems, but after reading this, not so much.
I did read about one person that changed genders. donald(deidre) mcclosky a semi well known academic economist. He was 6-3 230, married for 30 years, 53 years old and had two kids and changed into a female.
At least he didn’t ask for government help.


44 posted on 08/06/2013 11:03:37 AM PDT by genghis
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To: Maelstorm

excuse was offered up for changing his mind.


My Dad would tell me, “a fool never changes his mind, a wise man does often.” Of course he would tell me this right after he changed his mind.


45 posted on 08/06/2013 11:04:37 AM PDT by PeterPrinciple
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To: mojito

Everyone is having such a good time, I hate to spoil their fun by suggesting they read the entire article.

After the guy declared his intent to undergo transgender surgery, he went to a hospital for prerequisite tests. Those tests discovered he was suffering from a hormonal imbalance.

It appears treatment for that imbalance is what “reset” him.


46 posted on 08/06/2013 11:06:46 AM PDT by justlurking (tagline removed, as demanded by Admin Moderator)
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To: TornadoAlley3

If it was the wig he wanted, he could have settled for a toupe but of course everyone would KNOW that was fake!


47 posted on 08/06/2013 11:08:06 AM PDT by tinamina
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To: mojito

...and keep the wig as a parting gift.


48 posted on 08/06/2013 11:09:24 AM PDT by o-n-money
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To: PeterPrinciple
During an episode of transient global amnesia, your recall of recent events simply vanishes, so you can’t remember where you are or how you got there. You may also draw a blank when asked to remember things that happened a day, a month or even a year ago. With transient global amnesia, you do remember who you are, and recognize the people you know well, but that doesn’t make your memory loss less disturbing.

Kind like getting really really drunk and the next day when you wake . . . up . . . you . . . uh . .uh . Where am I?

49 posted on 08/06/2013 11:13:22 AM PDT by fella ("As it was before Noah, so shall it be again,")
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To: mojito

Shep is with Fox.


50 posted on 08/06/2013 11:16:20 AM PDT by The_Media_never_lie (Actually, they lie when it suits them! The crooked MS media must be defeated any way it can be done!)
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