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It seems like everyday, someone new is trying to tell me I have Asperger's...

Did you know people with Asperger's, Autism, etc call "normal" people neurotypicals? I thought it was funny.
I learned something from you today. I guess that means you got it

Like many things that the neurotypicals need to put a label on Asperger's (and Autism and OCD) come in a spectrum. This means all people got it a little bit and some people got it a lot, and some people just don't get it.
 
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Well, that adds one more syndrome/disease to the list :S
Lets see...that puts me at about 15 different syndromes/diseases, well now, i better check myself in
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I learned something from you today. I guess that means you got it
Exactly
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does this mean were all retarded?
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normal people are a minority in my experience and by my definition of normal.
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Sounds like me more or less.
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I wish Universities would research more into space travel and graphics cards that can max Crysis instead of video game addiction.

*has urge to play TF2...*

Or a space shuttle that can launch and land itself whilst running 100 instances of Crysis all at 1900 x 1200 very high 16xAA 16xAF
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everybody is evil. pfft i can only relate to my pc

haha yeah i think they just want everyone on meds...
    
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everybody is evil. pfft i can only relate to my pc

haha yeah i think they just want everyone on meds...
It's much easier to "cure" a "disease" you create...

Patient: "I feel fine."
Doctor: "Well, you're not."
Patient: "Ok, what can I do to fix it?"
Doctor: "Take this mood altering pill."
*Patient takes pill for a few weeks*
Patient: "I'm not sure if this is working... I definitely feel different."
Doctor: "That means it's working."
Patient: "So this is normal, then?"
Doctor: "Yup. This is normal."
Patient: "I thought I was normal before."
Doctor: "You weren't. Now you are."
Patient: "I'm confused."
Doctor: "Well we have a pill for that too!"

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Or a space shuttle that can launch and land itself whilst running 100 instances of Crysis all at 1900 x 1200 very high 16xAA 16xAF
If it can also play Doom and blend, I'm all for it =)
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Or a space shuttle that can launch and land itself whilst running 100 instances of Crysis all at 1900 x 1200 very high 16xAA 16xAF
let's not go crazy here, ok?

let's stick with navigating itself before dreaming of running Crysis at max
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