Listen to Rock music - you're racist - the cure is Propanolol
If you are white and listen to rock music you are a racist - but fear not there is a solution, all you have to do is take Propanolol.
Yes people this would be funny if the possibilities were not so very dangerous, indeed frightening
Some "research" has been done to see how music affects people, it should be pointed out that only white people were used in this "research" - to quote the article
Students were told they were taking part in a study of how funds should be distributed in college - and offered a range of ethnic-based groups to share money between.
After listening to Bruce Springsteen and the White Stripes, the students handed most of the money to white people.
‘Rock music is generally associated with
white Americans, so we believe it cues white listeners to think about
their positive association with their own in-group,’ said Heather LaMarre, an assistant professor of journalism and mass communication at the University of Minnesota.
‘That was enough for them to show more support for a student group representing mostly whites.’
listening to Top 40 pop such as Gwen Stefani, Akon and Fergie, the
students divided money more equally between white people, black people
‘Music has a lot of power to influence our thoughts and actions, more than we often recognize,’ said associate professor Silvia Knobloch-Westerwick.
‘It has the power to reinforce our positive biases toward our own group, and sometimes negative biases toward others.’
effect was multiplied in students who listened to radical 'white power'
groups such as Prussian Blue, Skrewdriver and Bound for Glory.
‘We saw very targeted, almost punitive take-aways from the African-American and Arab-American groups by those who listened to the radical white power rock,’ Knobloch-Westerwick said.