ABC News took their chances trying to explain how to “twerk” through scientific research.
According to ABC, “Twerking is such a complex, technical subject, only a Ph.D. researcher can explain how the body does what it does to make it happen.” Michelle Olsen an Auburn University professor described the dance as “a combination movement involving a deep squat and a pelvic tilt—you take a wide stance with your legs turned out at 10 and 2 so your hips are externally rotated. Then you pulse up and down as you thrust the pelvis bone forward and back.”
Since yesterday (August 27) twitter has turned their mockery of us into a trending topic. Grab the tissues and head to VIBE Vixen to learn more about Black culture.
Leaning, rocking & wobbling: why African-Americans can't seem to find their balance. Special report at 10. #ABCReports
— 2Chainz (Tity Boi) (@2ChainzLyrics) August 28, 2013
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