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Quantify 'Honey Boo Boo'?

Gene ExpressionBy Razib KhanAugust 15, 2012 6:42 AM


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As someone without a television I tend to be aware of only “cultural phenomenon”level shows. For example, Jersey Shore, and of course South Park.  The past week something has impinged upon my consciousness, Honey Boo Boo. I am quite willing to cede ground to the humanists in analyzing this new cultural phenomenon. Of course there is the issue that the young Sayyid Qutb-‘s-to-be are watching this….

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