Contrary to Popular Belief, Susan Boyle Was Never 'Slow'

Susan Boyle has recently revealed that she's been diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder. Prior to her announcement, it was widely documented that Boyle's disability and self-professed "slowness" was the result of damage suffered at birth. So did that not actually happen? » 12/09/13 4:45pm 12/09/13 4:45pm

'America's Next Top Model': Asperger's Syndrome

Heather might just be one of the best things to happen in Top. Model. History. (Well, she still hasn't eclipsed Natasha from last cycle... yet.) But really, I'm starting to think that her Asperger's Syndrome isn't really a handicap, but an advantage. Who knew that mild autism could make for such a strong reality TV… » 10/18/07 11:00am 10/18/07 11:00am