None of Sheldon’s supposedly genius friends are able to figure out that he clearly has Asperger’s, left untreated because of his mother’s ultra-Christian values. So they spend their entire lives mocking and berating him instead of getting him the help and support he desperately needs.
I don’t know. I guess it’ll depend on if my dad doesn’t freak out, and if I get accepted to anywhere up there or if I figure out how to take a leave of absence and if I can still take classes if I don’t actually transfer.
“By 2007, colleges and universities cited Facebook as the major source of prospective students (or their parents) requesting roommate changes before even arriving on campus, because of the intended roommate’s race, religion, or sexual orientation.”—My Cultural Diversity book (via skinnedkneesandgappedteeth)
Online gamers have achieved a feat beyond the realm of Second Life or Dungeons and Dragons: they have deciphered the structure of an enzyme of an AIDS-like virus that had thwarted scientists for a decade.