From: "Phil Allison"
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Subject: Re: Austin Instruments to Close
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Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2003 21:25:02 +1100
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"Frank Bemelman" wrote in message
> "Phil Allison" schreef in bericht
> > "Frank Bemelman" wrote in message
> > news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
> > > It's a new wave. First everybody was dyslectic, now, all of a sudden,
> > > we are all autistic.
> > ** Bull.
> > They are found all over usenet.
> > They even invented political correctness to protect themselves
> > being outed.
> Nobody is 100% autistic and nobody is 0% autistic, or whatever you want to
> fill in.
** No-one is any particular percentage or any one thing.
They are a combination and montage of hunderds of things, some of
them genetic and a lot of them learnt from experiences.
Using *only* the part of the scale *between* 0% & 100% everybody
> (yes everybody) is dyslectic, autistic, deaf, infected, blind, homosexual,
> charming, etc.
** What is this straw man trying to hide Frank ??
> For instance, I live occasionally in a balloon, people have to yell
> 2 times at me, before I give a response.
** Yes. That is a very autistic trait to pay no heed to others.
>> Is that autistic? I call it> concentrated or distracted.
** Ya gotta have your cover story handy ....... ;-)