originally posted by: boymonkey74
a reply to: Grimpachi
I speak with many family members of people whom have autism and not one has ever blamed a vaccine for their loved ones condition.
originally posted by: Grimpachi
a reply to: VoidHawk
Who called the mothers liars?
The lie was a certain someone claiming all mothers blame vaccines for autism. That person didn't say many mothers that person said all mothers as in every single mother of an autistic child.
Instead of that certain someone saying they made a mistake by claiming all mothers blame vaccines instead that certain someone changed his/her wording later and then twisted things to make it look as if people here were calling the mothers liars.
Oh, and that certain someone was you.
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