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Tag: Popular Culture
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Flashing lights blind me. I am deafened by the pounding music. I feel lost among the moving bodies. Where am I? At the scene of yet another sensory-overloaded bar mitzvah party.
I am disturbed by the dancing girls dressed in tube tops and thigh-length skirts and people drinking at...