There's the painting of Jesus putting his hand on Ben Carson's shoulder, the ginormous photograph of Ben on the wall, the marble-carved bible quote about humility, every medal and plaque displayed, and the long photo walls of Ben with somebodies. Carson is genuinely warm but it's creepy. Are only giant egos, narcissists, and the attention-starved going to run for high public office? More at the Guardian where the photos are posted.
Is there always "Love of Attention"? In Canada, our new leader wants so much to be liked that he can't speak in public without futzing every statement to see if you are going to like it before cautiously making the point.