Tag: Autism

Dear Future Mom

Hattip to Pat Archbold at Creative Minority Report. A very well meaning person once told my wife and I that she understood what a cross we had to bear due to the autism of our son Larry.  I responded by stating the simple truth:   that Larry had never been anything but a blessing from God for

Love Conquers All

  Commenter Sywink sent me the above video.  My response:   Well that brought tears to my eyes.  My twins had a similar relationship.  When my non-autistic son was praised for helping my autistic son, he would always respond:  “He’s my brother.”  He got back in time from college to act as a chaperone for his brother’s

Euthanize Your Autistic Kid!

    Charming. The letter demands that Begley take action over her “retarded” son Max.   The Ontario mother said she had no idea who would send such a hateful  letter, which left her family shocked and devastated. She tearfully told City News: “Who would do this to a child?” The letter goes on to criticize

Do Vaccines Cause Autism?

No!  I have two sons, fraternal twins.  They received all of their vaccines at exactly the same time and from exactly the same batches.  They were born in 1991.  One son is autistic and one is not.  I hope that eventually we will move on from this dead end snake oil and concentrate on a

Culture of Life

As the father of an autistic son, who is one of the lights of my life, I find it hard to convey adequately how much the pro-life witness of the Palins means to me.  This video, which discusses Palin’s “special base”, does the job for me.