"The new research, reported in latest issue of the *Journal of Studies on Alcohol*, doesn*t settle the issue of whether rap changes the way the listeners act, or whether they*re drawn to the music because of their outlook on life. However, one specialist in teenage behaviour said it does raise important questions. *A link between rap music and aggressive behaviour is certainly plausible, particularly for males,* said Ralph DiClemente, a professor of public health at Emory University. The new research was inspired by previous findings that suggested young people drink more alcohol - malt liquor in particular - because rap stars promote it, said study author Meng-Jinn Chen, a researcher at the Pacific Institute for Research & Education*s Prevention Research Centre, in Berkeley, California. "
At first glance, the excerpt was funny as hell...."malt liquor in particular
" ...then I thought this must be old as hell...so I go back and check the date Saturday, April 29, 2006
[<------click to read full article
]...oh wow...then it got serious. The above is from the Daily Times
, a Pakastani online "News site". Its byline is, "Your Right to know.... A new voice for a new Pakastan
"......WOW! I am not sure how much rap music they listen to
....but I haven't heard any one talk about drinkin a 40
in a min. he he! or maybe that's some Cali ish.
I know that they get music late over seas...... maybe Doggystyle just dropped? Seriously tho.....take a minute and think of the implications of this picture being painted of hip hoppers. It's scary! The region is already tense [particularly where America is concerned]. Plus, what about our troops...
many of whom are products of the Hip Hop generation.....I wonder if they are impacted by this type of information being spread. What is happening? What kind of evil is underway
? I've always said it....you can't tell me Puffy ain't cost Kerry the election.
Check out 40ounces.org
There mission is to "spread the love of Malt Liquor across the globe
". LOL! wow...& Hip Hop is the problem???? Check out this site
too for fun....malt liquor really packs a wallop. 8%
alcholic content- That has got to burn! Have you ever watched a person down a 40??? Amazing...... :idea: Sounds like a ghetto olympics category!