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mjkimpan  —  September 2, 2013 — Leave a comment

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my last blog post lamented the attention paid to miley cyrus twerking at the VMAs in light of the relative collective cultural ignorance of other topics which have far greater importance.

one example i gave was the situation in syria – whose plight as a people garnered more international and domestic attention toward the end of the week due to some parliamentary discussions in the UK and a rose garden speech by president obama here in the US.

we’ll talk about why we’re all of a sudden concerned – and why that concerns me – in a post later this week.

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over the past few days, there’s been an inordinate amount of online ruckus regarding miley cyrus and her VMA performance. the formerly innocent ‘hannah montana’ persona miley once held took yet another hit in her performance, embedded below from MTV, which included twerks, tongue and teddy bears.

and the internet exploded.

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