Tag Archives: autism

Don’t Mind the Maker

Not long ago, I came across a reference to a possible link between autism and atheism, which was interesting to me as I’m an atheist and on the autistic spectrum. While the idea can be misused, as this Turkish jerk … Continue reading

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When Humor and Anti-Humor Collide

I found this post by Amy to be interesting, as I think we have similar senses of humor in many respects, and I’m somewhat fascinated by the concept of anti-humor. I’ve never come across the “No soap, radio!” joke in … Continue reading

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Every Disability Conceals a Vocation, Except the Ones That Don’t

While reading Ana Mardoll’s deconstruction of the Chronicles of Narnia, I came across this quote by a moderator who goes by Chris the Cynic, which I felt was worth sharing: During my insomnia last night I watched the movie Wreck … Continue reading

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Meat, Mazes, and Math

Just a few miscellaneous movie reviews this time: Leonard Part 6 – We all know by now that Bill Cosby is not just a rapist but also a major hypocrite, telling everyone else how they should act when he’s being … Continue reading

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Portrait of the Autist as a Young Man

In addition to trying to get people’s attention with scantily clad women and comparisons to Nazis, PETA has also tried to link autism to milk. The campaign is apparently from 2008, but has recently resurfaced. Strange, because I’ve been diagnosed … Continue reading

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