For most people with Asperger’s it’s a day to day challenge to feel safe and understood by neurotypical people.
There is also some evidence to suggest that Albert Einstein and Isaac Newton exhibited the condition as well.
Impaired social reactions are a key component of Asperger's syndrome.
However, since many children experience these difficulties, the extent of the problem is seldom recognized until much later.
Essentially, Asperger's syndrome causes behavior that can best be described as “quirky.” Bill Gates, Woody Allen, Bob Dylan, Keanu Reeves, Al Gore, and Garrison Keillor are some of the many notable public figures who experts believe show symptoms of Asperger's syndrome.
As it chronicles its protagonist’s dogged attempts to enter a successful romantic relationship, the film reveals an agenda much deeper than discussing Asperger’s syndrome or the broader autistic spectrum.