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No, people with bipolar disorder have fluctuating emotional states that are not necessarily appropriate. Except for people with extremely bad cases, most will have some periods of "normalcy" in between. Some people with this disorder experience the full range of emotions, some only the mania and some (like Stephen Fry) only have periodic bouts of depression.Manicman wrote:Bipolar involves alternating between depression and mania. So if the depression didn't show up then the mania would have. I think it's more likely that the writers just didn't plan to have Kutner kill himself, though I would like if it were a murder. The suicide thing seems really stupid for Kutner.