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Katie Wright Talks About Ineffectiveness of ABA in 2007

“The Lovaas (ABA) that was frequently quoted to me. … if you could just good early intervention, which everybody is for, and we got for him, …there’s a 50% chance he’ll be a typical child in 5 years. So that sounded like good odds. Little did I know that’s never been replicated. … and, you […]

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Cure Autism Now … A Brief Introduction | Video

Cure Autism Now … A Brief History Here’s a bit of history on CAN, one of the organizations that merged with Autism Speaks in 2007. Many thanks to Amanda Seigler for documenting so much #AutisticHistory in her reports. https://www.fierceautie.com/…/autistic-history-cure-autism-… #actuallyautistic #lightitupgold #IAmAutisticAndIVote

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J.B. Handley and the anti-vaccine movement: Gloating over the decline in confidence in vaccines among parents – Science-Based Medicine | Circa 2011

… Among these groups, Generation Rescue has supplanted the former most influential anti-vaccine group, the National Vaccine Information Center (NVIC). It has achieved this largely through somehow attracting a scientifically ignorant washed-up model, actress, and comedienne named Jenny McCarthy who, most recently before having a son diagnosed as being on the autistic spectrum had been promoting “Indigo Child” woo on […]

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Dan Olmsted & Age of Autism | Wikipedia

Dan Olmsted From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia  (Redirected from Age of Autism) Dan Olmsted (1954?-2017) was a journalist and former senior editor for United Press International (UPI), a news agency of the Unification Church company News World Communications. Olmsted wrote a series of reports suggesting a link between vaccination and autism, a hypothesis which has been disproven.[1] His columns on health and medicine appeared regularly in The Washington Times and were syndicated nationally from UPI’s Washington […]

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Jenny McCarthy on Healing Her Son’s Autism and Discovering Her Life’s Mission | Circa Oct 2007

By Allison Kugel, Senior Editor – October 09, 2007   Jenny McCarthy From Playboy model to brazenly fearless comedienne to New York Times best selling author of tell-it-like-it-is “mommy” books; it’s a career path that even surprised Jenny McCarthy… until now.After a heart wrenching battle to get her son Evan properly diagnosed after he fell […]

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Intro To Line Rider | Circa Aug 10, 2007

Fri, Aug 10, 2007, 7:18 PM | Message From Jared To Me There’s this game called Line Rider where you make your own track for this guy on a sled. This guy made his track look like Mario, the very first level.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rn8ULJGboOE&mode=related&search=

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Intro To Toki Wartooth | Circa Aug 9, 2007

Thu, Aug 9, 2007, 7:33 PM | Email From Jared To Me Before I give you links, I wanna tell you. The guy with the scarf and hoarse voice is Nathan Explosion. The blonde with the guitar is Skwisgaar Skwigelf. The red-head dreadlocks with the beer is Pickles. The guy with the afro-like hairdo is […]