Penelope Trunk:

So look. You can argue if all these things add up to Asperger’s or not. And it’s unlikely that [Marissa] Mayer will ever get herself tested. But what is undeniable is that someone with traits that typically indicate a woman with Asperger’s has made it to the top of Yahoo.

If you Google "famous people with Asperger's" you find almost all men. The only way to get women into the list is to start understanding and talking about what women with Asperger’s look like. And they look like Marissa Mayer.

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