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Father's anger as no one invites autistic son to parties

A father has become a cult hero after he posted a furious message calling out his friends for not inviting his autistic son to birthday parties.

Shane Stephenson revealed how his six-year-old son Reilly had not attended any events, and blamed mates for not understanding the schoolboy's condition.

His angry message, in which Shane states 'Reilly has autism, not f***ing leprosy', has gone viral on Twitter after it was shared by his wife Christine.

The mother's post - which she tagged 'my husband's message to his mates breaks my heart' - has already received well over 5,000 likes and 2,000 retweets. 

Shane Stephenson revealed how his six-year-old son Reilly had not attended any events, and blamed mates for not understanding the schoolboy's condition

His angry message, in which Shane states 'Reilly (pictured)has autism, not f***ing leprosy', has gone viral on Twitter after it was shared by his wife Christine

Shane Stephenson revealed how his six-year-old son Reilly had not attended any events, and blamed mates for not understanding the schoolboy's condition

Christine's post - which she tagged 'my husband's message to his mates breaks my heart' - has already received well over 5,000 likes and 2,000 retweets

Christine's post - which she tagged 'my husband's message to his mates breaks my heart' - has already received well over 5,000 likes and 2,000 retweets

It read: 'Right

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