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Roll20 To Present Lost Odyssey Autism Fundraiser Event

Roll20 To Present "Lost Odyssey" Autism Fundraiser Event

Roll20 will be holding a fundraiser next month called Lost Odyssey: The Book of Knowledge, a D&D event for the Autism Society of America The event will take place on November 15th at The Apex Theater in Los Angeles, featuring a star-studded cast of celebs and D&D alumni The cast will include Deborah AnnWoll (True Blood,[...]

Focus on David Mack at SDCC: Inkpot Jessica Jones Autism and Me

Focus on David Mack at SDCC: Inkpot, Jessica Jones, Autism, and Me

Mack discusses, both in the panel and in the book -- which I have and highly recommend to any fans of Mack -- how comics, both reading them and writing them, helped him better read people and communicate with them within societal norms.After the panel two people came up to thank me for speaking and[...]

Too Many Stars Crowd Jon Stewart In Promo For HBO Autism Event

'Too Many Stars' Crowd Jon Stewart In Promo For HBO Autism Event

On November 18, comedian and one -time "America's most trusted newsman" Jon Stewart hopes you find autism a laughing matter Because on that night, Stewart and a line-up of celebrity friends from across movies, television and music team up for HBO’s Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs. Created by comedy writer and[...]

The Cast Of SpongeBob SquarePants Discusses Why The Show Speaks To Autistic Kids

The Cast Of SpongeBob SquarePants Discusses Why The Show Speaks To Autistic Kids

Sometimes you go into an interview expecting one thing and you end up with something completely different. This is what happened at SDCC this year when I interviewed the cast of SpongeBob SquarePants. The Saturday morning of SDCC, I sat down with Tom Kenny (SpongeBob), Clancy Brown (Mr. Krabs), Rodger Bumpass (Squidward), and Mr. Lawrence […]

Power Rangers Kicks Marvel And DCs Butt For Diversity

Power Rangers Kicks Marvel And DC's Butt For Diversity

Kim and Trini, form a friendship through the film, never talk about men or their relationships with men.And perhaps the big one, the film includes a character who is on the Autism spectrum It handles this character sensitively and very well, and in fact makes him a crucial character for the film.Finally, the teens themselves[...]

Friday Runaround &#8211 Batman Spider-Man And Mountain Dew Cheetos

Friday Runaround – Batman, Spider-Man And Mountain Dew Cheetos

"It forces readers to literally look at somebody with autism differently than they may have expected," he said.  A SAVAGE RETURN A new Doc Savage novel based upon an unproduced Lester Dent comic strip has been announcedPulp fiction author Will Murray, working from unpublished manuscript material found among the papers of Doc Savage originator[...]