A study reports that men with autistic children do not prefer curvier women like most "normal" men. So is it Dad's fault for chasing down Olive Oyl or Mom's fault for resembling a pipe cleaner (in my case, a Q-tip, thanks to the tangle of hair.) Holy Donut Holes! I knew I should have eaten more crullers in college.... You men can thank me for finding a way to get her (jerking head to thataway) on A of A. Send a donation. ;)
Someone spent money on this study.(Quick, check Autism Speaks' grants list and get back to me, won't you?) KS
Men who do not find the shape of the curvier woman most attractive could be more likely to father children with autism, according to a study.
Researchers showed 100 men with autistic children pictures of curvy women, women with athletic frames and more rounded women and found that they do not have a preference on which figure they find more attractive.
The new research from the University of Bath suggests that fathers of autistic children do not share the preference of men across the world for the curvier woman.
Read more HERE.