When it comes to controversial celebrity anti-vaccination advocates, Jenny McCarthy takes the cake. The mother to 11-year-old Evan has been extremely vocal in the past about her belief that shots caused her son to suffer from autism. Reports came out yesterday that Evan -- who doesn't show any signs of autism today -- may have actually suffered from an entirely different illness. And Jenny is slamming these rumors. In fact, she's pissed.
A new article in Time Magazine, which McCarthy says was actually published in 2010, suggests that Evan actually suffers from Landau-Kleffner syndrome. Since Landau-Kleffner is so rare, it's often misdiagnosed as autism.
McCarthy took to Twitter yesterday to set the record straight about her son, saying that he was not only diagnosed with autism by the Autism Evaluation Clinic at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, but was also confirmed by the state of California.
But just you wait until you hear what else she had to say: