... I don't think there is ANYTHING wrong with you. I think the whole thing about you being "antisocial" is because of a fear of being put down, feeling you are not the norm, so on. That is just a normal response. ... (17 replies)
... Were you and I ever married? ... (17 replies)
... If anyone asks me about anything I just say "I know nothing". ... (17 replies)
... I spoke late also, but I eventually caught up. ... (17 replies)
... My mother took cocaine when I was a baby. ... (17 replies)
... Thank you for your reply. My daughter has always slept very well, or so I thought. Some mothers have said their children are up all night. This was never the case with her. ... (33 replies)
... Ok yeah.. now I have to reply. ... (6 replies)
... I agree he probably understands to a certain extent, and am glad you realize that! My friends brother is now 31 and his parents have made excuses for him all his life. ... (5 replies)
... In order to be considered mentally retarded you must have an IQ lower than 70. If you are able to take AP classes and maintain a high grade point average then you are not retarded. ... (17 replies)
... Your NOT retarded. I'm 36 years old and I think you are smarter than me. ... (17 replies)
... Kids always told him that was retarded and stupid and he heard it so much that he believes it. Let me tell you something, he is anything but stupid!!! ... (17 replies)
... [You are far from being retarded!!!!!!!
Anyone that took drugs while being pregnant or in fact anyone who takes drugs at all are the ones who should feel retarded...
You are a special person and a gifted person... Dont let anyone ever tell you different... Next time they talk about "it" in front of you just speak your mind and tell them that you are a person too and that... (17 replies)
... I have mild Asperger's, and from everything else you described, it does sound like you have it mildly. Do you look people in the eye when they talk to you? Do you tend to not use a lot of hand gestures? Those are also two common traits of Aspergers.
Could you elaborate on what "thinking in pictures" is...? (17 replies)
... Wish I got grades like that. ... (17 replies)
... I agree with everyone else on this. You aren't retarded! I wish I made grades like that! I wasn't in honors or AP classes. People are cruel. Rule your own world, don't let those jerks bother you!!!!! ... (17 replies)
... People called him retarded and things like that, but you just learn to ignore it. Best of luck to you. ... (17 replies)
... How can you even be asking if you are retarded when you just said you get all A's and B's and are in honors classes? ... (17 replies)
... No. You may have a form of fetal alcohol syndrom.. I don't know what the equivellent would be in relation to the drugs your mother was taking. ... (17 replies)
... and I can't fault her, or any other parent, for that. But I realize, too, that I couldn't guarantee that my own children, without disabilities, could always be protected. ... (21 replies)
... I'm so sorry you experienced that with your son. Parents are worse then kids sometimes. I know growing I'd always hear people refer to something as "retarded" and I always wanted to kill the people that use that term. ... (18 replies)