its not like kids that just before were called ‘off’ of the weirdo in the family before are getting properly diagnosed and helped now or anything NOOOOO
these charts made me laugh but anybody who thinks vaccines cause autism can piss up a rope
don’t endanger your kids because you’re fucked in the head! vaccinate them so they don’t die of preventable disease
this is the best post (also yes vaccinate your kids)
how about also even if vaccines did increase the chance of developing autism (WHICH. THEY. DO. NOT.) if you are saying “i would rather my kid DIE OF PREVENTABLE DISEASE than be autistic,” you are fucked up and you should not be allowed to have children period.
There is ONE SIMPLE REASON why the number of children with Autism is rising: we’re becoming more aware of the symptoms and diagnosing more cases because of it.
The rise in autism is coming from AWARENESS OF THE CONDITION which results in more accurate diagnoses, not because it’s an epidemic caused by vaccines.
There is little that infuriates me more than people actually believing this bullshit. Vaccinate your fucking children.
So back in September of ‘10 ’11, I began this series of essays on BBC’s “Sherlock”. The original intent, as stated in the prologue and repeated many times since, was to explain autism to allistics, using “Sherlock” as an extended metaphor. I wasn’t aiming to convince anybody that Sherlock was…