Tuesday, May 17, 2011
8791: Psychology Today Goes Psycho.
Psychology Today posted a story titled, “Why Are Black Women Less Physically Attractive Than Other Women?” The author is Satoshi Kanazawa, whose last name, ironically, can almost be rejiggered to spell Kwanzaa. The publication pulled the story from its website after word spread and outrage ensued; however, the psycho babble can still be viewed at Something Awful. It all begs the question, “Why Are Publications Like Psychology Today More Culturally Clueless Than Other Publications?”