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    Do you have a good reference on mapouka?

    The online mentions I've been able to find (in an admittedly brief search) describe what we're seeing morphed into "twerking" is actually a fairly recent variation of what was described as a much tamer traditional dance.

    In fact, it seems that practice of this modern variant was banned from television and/or live performance in several African countries.

    We may be seeing multiple layers of young people adapting the traditions of their parents, in both the US and Africa...

    The word "parent" is supposed to be a VERB, people...

    by wesmorgan1 on Sat Aug 31, 2013 at 12:55:09 PM PDT

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