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Judith Newman’s Wikipedia #Autistic Community Update Updated | #boycotttosiri

Judith Newman | Wikipedia Updated: 12.6.17       In January 2014, Newman’s essay “Wikipedia, What Does Judith Newman Have to Do to Get a Page?” appeared in The New York Times. In the essay, Newman questioned Wikipedia’s editorial policies, including its criteria for selecting and deleting articles, and requested that Wikipedia editors help with creating […]

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Army no longer banning recruits who used marijuana | The Cannabist

The Army is granting hundreds of waivers to enlist people who used cannabis in their youth — as long as they realize they can’t do so again in the military. Source: Army no longer banning recruits who used marijuana  

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Quite Room in My Mind

Originally posted on Jake Allen Sharp:
Quite room in my mind I shut the door and close the blinds Find something I can hide behind In the quite room in my mind At times I feel I must retreat Stray cat on a crowded street I flee from those that I meet At times I…

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Not Breaking, But Broken

Originally posted on Musings Of An Autistic Mind:
I’m still addicted to their bodies dancing in the pretense of love at night it’s sinful to desire such actions that strip away morality, security and life but that’s me skilled at little vain and arrogant in much tonight I don’t want likes or comments just some…

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Air Goddess

Originally posted on THEQUIRKYECCENTRIC:
? Not dainty enough for the boy next door, too much woman for the average man Detached, not overly emotional, I stepped off before it began Too smart to be taken by words and aimless dreams I don’t have relationships just understandings, it seems I can give love and support but…

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Settling into December

Originally posted on I CAN Be Autistic:
This is how I’m feeling, right now. I’m actually in a very good space, after having  been incredibly busy for the past few days. I’ve got things some important things sorted out — and that’s taken a lot of pressure off me. Sweet. I’ve got my back yard…

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My Autism is different

Originally posted on Pressed 📝Tes:
I am not the good doctor I am limited with my hands I am like the good doctor Skilled to remember things I have autism similar to him I have autism nothing like him He is a character, I am a person though I am warming up to the show…