For Some Jobs, Asperger's Syndrome Can Be An Asset

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  1. Foster

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    Pretty neat!
    For Some Jobs, Asperger's Syndrome Can Be An Asset : NPR
     
  2. Nachtsider

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    Taking into consideration the sheer number of people who claim to have Asperger's on the Internet, the company should have no shortage of potential recruits. :lol 
     
  3. megatronkicksas

    megatronkicksas Well-Known Member

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    Unfortunately this thread will go crazy in a bit.
     
  4. Deceptikitty

    Deceptikitty all about the hasubandos

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    ...Aspiritech?
     
  5. Lock Cade

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    Interesting...
     
  6. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

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    Ha! I was diagnosed with Aspergers when I was 3

    *looks at want ads and researches lawyers*
     
  7. llamatron

    llamatron Shut up, Nigel. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Wow, if they all get jobs then the traffic in GD is gonna plummet!
     
  8. Boggs6ft7

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    Ha!
     
  9. Ace Convoy

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    I have a friend whoms litl brother has aspergurs
     
  10. Brawlastator

    Brawlastator it is our life - jon bovi

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    Aspiritech: Interpreting The Future A Little Too Literally.
     
  11. MetalRyde

    MetalRyde is an a-hole with a heart.

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    Aw damn it. why don't i have aspergers.
     
  12. Lock Cade

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    Trust me, MetalRyde... you don't want to have Asperger's. It can make your life, as well as the lives of your friends and family, hell.

    Just speaking from personal experience.
     
  13. Chaos Muffin

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    Yay , jumps! *drops hamburger on floor*
    Oh No!
     
  14. Ace Convoy

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    the little dude I know is three..but his 2 year old sister is the only one who can keep him in line...it's actually pretty funny
     
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    I have something similar to Aspergers, nothing like mental-retardation but some sort of learning disability and causes me to forget. It's like ADD and anxiety mixed together. Oh well I'm going into a career in art later in life so it shouldn't be a problem :D 

    Glad to know people with this disability can still go somewhere in life.
     
  16. Kickback

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    All else fails, WalMart is always in need of door greeters.

    Go get 'em, guys and girls!
     
  17. smkspy

    smkspy is one nice fucking kitty

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    And with that,

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    I'm sorry I couldn't resist. Damn you, Kickback. :D 
     
  18. Aernaroth

    Aernaroth <b><font color=blue>I voted for Super_Megatron and Veteran

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    For other jobs that require interaction with other people on a daily basis... not so much.
     
  19. Keroshino

    Keroshino OOGA, OOGA, OOGA-CHAKA!!!

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    like becoming a world famous detective ;) 
     
  20. MetalRyde

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    too late.
     

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