"You're too normal to have Asperger's."

It happened again. A complete stranger I had spoken to for less than five hours blatantly spat out these few words in my face, his breath carrying the lovely effluvium of beer and tequila which stung my eyes; his own eyes were half closed and barely registering the power of this statement. Like on countless other occasions, it may have been just some innocent word vomit, maybe even intended as a “compliment,” […]