And tech bigwigs Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates – who seem more at ease interacting with computers than humans – have also been labelled ‘Aspies’.
Who knows if any of these men actually have Asperger’s – but in the face of behaviour where certain emotional synapses seem not to have quite ‘connected’, it’s the word on everyone’s lips.
These days, the term tends to be used – sometimes rightly, sometimes wrongly perhaps – to describe men who are just, well, very typically ‘male’.
According to the National Autistic Society (NAS), autism is an incurable developmental disability, in which one’s ability to communicate and relate to the outside world is impaired, meaning empathy (the drive to identify with others’ emotions), socialising and picking up on cues, such as subtlety or irony, are virtually impossible.
Does he pick the exact moment when you’re trying to unpack the food shopping, feed the children and let the dog out, all at once, to ask why his navy argyle socks are not in the drawer?
A Jerk Doesn't Make Sure You Feel Emotionally, Physically Or Spiritually Safe You may feel financially safe with him but that's not enough.Unsere Redaktion aktualisiert täglich unsere Datenbank. Über zahlreiche Medien erhalten wir jeden Tag neue erotische Sex Kontakt Inserate.Tausende Schweizer vertrauen und nutzen bereits heute täglich unser System um offene Frauen die ein erotisches Abenteuer kennen zulernen.For those not familiar with AS, it is a mild autistic spectrum disorder, where those afflicted can lead ‘normal’ lives, but behave in a way that is rigid and lacking in sensitivity, living up to male stereotyping – in spades.It’s no surprise then that men account for 90 per cent of AS diagnoses.