(August 27, 2014) -- Upworthy recently shared a tumblr post from tumblr author Merryweatherblue about how she took her brother with autism to see the new 'Guardians of the Galaxy" movie. During the movie, her brother noticed he shared a similiar quality with one of the superheroes named Drax (played by WWE Wrestler turned actor David Bautista).
(August 25, 2014) - Aaron Seldomridge is a 21-year-old with autism whose parents are focused on integrating him into his local community as much as possible.
During Aaron's first trip to his local Starbucks in March, his mom asked barista Anisa Dujnic if they had a picture menu he might use to order. On his next visit, Anisa came over with one and walked him through the ordering process using the pictures. From there, a unique bond was formed.
(August 25, 2014) - National Public Radio recently featured a seminar in Culver City, Calif., which brought police officers together with individuals with autism. The goal of the seminar was to better educate individuals with autism about how to interact safely with police and vice versa.