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    Smoh, La Gitane
    Also known as Central Auditory Processing Disorder, individuals with Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) do not recognize subtle differences between sounds in words, even when ... by figurative language (metaphor, similes) or misunderstand puns and jokes; interprets words too literally;

    Warning - some snark may be above‽ (-9.50; -7.03)‽ eState4Column5©2013 "I’m not the strapping young Muslim socialist that I used to be" - Barack Obama 04/27/2013

    by annieli on Tue Feb 04, 2014 at 11:47:51 AM PST

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    •  I do figurative language just fine, (2+ / 0-)
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      but, thanks to a mild stroke in 2003, every once in a while language turns into a meaningless garble in my brain. Especially on the phone. Lots of kinds of auditory processing disorders. Don't mean to lecture, it just hit me. (Hammer?)

      Cats are better than therapy, and I'm a therapist.

      by Smoh on Tue Feb 04, 2014 at 12:19:20 PM PST

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