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Elspeth
10-29-2015, 08:26 PM
No, not The Onion.

Scientists Discover That Sleep Is Racist
http://moonbattery.com/?p=64642


...News of the development comes from National Journal in a lengthy article that debuted late last week.

The article, which manages to reach nearly 6,000 words, cites several studies, including one conducted at the University of California, San Diego. For the five-year study, researchers hooked 164 human subjects up to a polysomnography machine (which features a brain scanner, eye trackers, breathing sensors and much else). They found that black participants and white participants experienced sleep differently. In a nutshell, the white study subjects achieved slow-wave sleep which is the really good kind about 20 percent of the time. Black subjects only reached this quality level 15 percent of the time.

University of Maryland, Baltimore psychologist Danielle L. Beatty Moody suggested that the sleep problems black people experience at night can be attributed to all the racism they encounter during the day....

http://moonbattery.com/graphics/sleep-racist.jpg

RobJohnson
10-30-2015, 04:29 AM
No, not The Onion.

Scientists Discover That Sleep Is Racist
http://moonbattery.com/?p=64642


...News of the development comes from National Journal in a lengthy article that debuted late last week.

The article, which manages to reach nearly 6,000 words, cites several studies, including one conducted at the University of California, San Diego. For the five-year study, researchers hooked 164 human subjects up to a polysomnography machine (which features a brain scanner, eye trackers, breathing sensors and much else). They found that black participants and white participants experienced sleep differently. In a nutshell, the white study subjects achieved slow-wave sleep which is the really good kind about 20 percent of the time. Black subjects only reached this quality level 15 percent of the time.

University of Maryland, Baltimore psychologist Danielle L. Beatty Moody suggested that the sleep problems black people experience at night can be attributed to all the racism they encounter during the day....

http://moonbattery.com/graphics/sleep-racist.jpg


Just when you thought you have heard everything......

Yochanan
12-24-2015, 12:23 AM
Wait, who came to the conclusion that racism causes the sleep issues? The original studies, or some

What if blacks are just biologically different? Is that a racist question

SarasotaRepub
12-24-2015, 01:20 AM
Wait, who came to the conclusion that racism causes the sleep issues? The original studies, or some

What if blacks are just biologically different? Is that a racist question



YOU DAMN RACIST!!!

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