Autistic Surfer Clay Marzo Masters Waves but Struggles on Land

When pro-surfer Clay Marzo rides the waves off Maui's coast, it's hard to imagine that a man so gifted in the water could struggle so much on land. Beyond a few words, Marzo, 20, finds it hard to hold a conversation. Ask him a question, and finding an answer seems to cause him pain. Chat with him for half an hour, and the words never never flow any easier, because Marzo has autism. He has a milder form known as Asperger's syndrome. Labeled a disability, Asperger's may help to explain why...Full Story
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