Author Archives: autismjungle

About autismjungle

I am a Software Test Analyst. Shortly before I turned 21 I was officially diagnosed, although I had long suspected I was autistic. Welcome to my blog

Vaccines and autism, a wedding, predictions and a group to be banned

Some news stories caught my eye. Firstly, yet another study came to the conclusion that vaccines, and in particular thimerosal, do not cause autism. It was the follow up to a study which saw macaques given various vaccine schedules to … Continue reading

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Vaccines do not cause autism. This should not be up for discussion.

Although I didn’t watch the most recent Republican Primary debate, I read of it afterwards. “Depressing” doesn’t even start to cover it. Donald Trump has shown just how clueless he is on autism. He raised the false claim about an … Continue reading

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Thoughts dump on matters, especially films

This is going to be a bit of a thoughts dump. My mind is doing its usual and has been pulling me all over the place since yesterday. It’ll be about the cinema, mainly. I’ve downloaded a report from Human … Continue reading

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On due diligence and consequences

One of the websites I frequently browse is FMyLife It’s the english version of the french website “Vie de MerdeĀ (literally “Life of Shit”). It has people sharing stories of things going horribly wrong for them, typically in hilarious ways but … Continue reading

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I’m fine. Shaken, but fine.

I was going to write about the six year old unvaccinated boy in Spain who died of diphtheria. Maybe next time. I received my Advanced Technical Test Analyst Certificate today, but that’s not what I’m going to write about either. … Continue reading

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Today at work, I received the following communication from the South African Software Testing Qualifications Board (SASTQB): Dear Julian, SASTQB Certified Advanced Technical Test Analyst Level Exam We are pleased to inform you that you have completed the SASTQB Certified … Continue reading

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Breaking the silence

And I’m back. Today, I wrote the exam for the Advanced Technical Test Analyst Certification. I get my results in a few weeks. As I write this, dinner is on the go and I have a feeling of relief that … Continue reading

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