Argentinean Flogging Entices Youth More Than ‘Dancing With the Stars’

By: Going Like Sixty - Published: Mar 24, 2009 • References: fotolog & blackbookmag
Flogging is a new teen dance sensation that could become more popular with youth than Dancing With the Stars has become with adults. Do you know about Flogging? I didn’t know about Flogging, except in the pirate sense (being whipped as punishment). Flogging is a dance craze in Argentina that is making its way to the U.S. Like most trends among teenagers, there is a right way to act, dress and even to pose for photos. lists the requirement:

a) Tight, colorful skinny jeans

b) Straightened, long hair hanging over one eye

c) Dancing all spastic to electro beats

d) Posing for photos covering their mouths

e) Worshiping this adorable little androgynous munchkin called Cumbio

f) Carrying around expensive, tricked out cell phones

g) Posting images doing all of the above on the popular social networking site that gives them their name. Stats for Teen Dance Crazes Trending: Older & Warm
Research: 8,315 clicks in 374 w
Interest: > 3 minutes
Concept: Teen Dance Crazes
Related: 78 examples / 60 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-35
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