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5intheface
12-03-2012, 06:29 PM
A report from Oxford University has claimed that the basic blood pressure medication, 'Propranolol' can drastically reduce inbuilt racist tendancies.

http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/1144676--can-the-blood-pressure-pill-propranolol-cure-racism



Previous studies have found that a region in the brain known as the amygdala which has a role in the emotion fear becomes activated when white people are shown black faces. And many believe fear plays a role in prejudice.


Should it be added to our mains water supply?

TotalMayhem
12-03-2012, 06:44 PM
A Clockwork Orange - Official Trailer [1971] - YouTube

5intheface
12-03-2012, 06:45 PM
A Clockwork Orange - Official Trailer [1971] - YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmm5jeeH8mY)

It's all in the old gulliver.

Captain Con O'Sullivan
12-03-2012, 07:07 PM
*whimper*

C. Flower
12-03-2012, 07:17 PM
The same part of the brain can be affected by hypnosis. No need to resort to pharmaceuticals :D

5intheface
12-03-2012, 07:38 PM
The same part of the brain can be affected by hypnosis. No need to resort to pharmaceuticals :D

Oh I don't know, think I might give this propogandol a go.

Captain Con O'Sullivan
12-03-2012, 07:54 PM
What about Asians though? Or Hawaiians? Would you have to half the dose or wha'?

5intheface
12-03-2012, 07:57 PM
What about Asians though? Or Hawaiians? Would you have to half the dose or wha'?

Come off it Captain, who would want to stop hating Hawaiians?

fluffybiscuits
12-03-2012, 11:54 PM
A report from Oxford University has claimed that the basic blood pressure medication, 'Propranolol' can drastically reduce inbuilt racist tendancies.

http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/1144676--can-the-blood-pressure-pill-propranolol-cure-racism





Should it be added to our mains water supply?


Offer it without perscription to taxi drivers :D (sorry Eamo couldnt resist!)... ;)

Griska
13-03-2012, 09:38 AM
It's a brilliant theory though.

"How dare you criticise my God-given racism".

If God created racism AND diversity, s/he was obviously hoping for trouble.

fluffybiscuits
14-03-2012, 09:14 PM
It's a brilliant theory though.

"How dare you criticise my God-given racism".

If God created racism AND diversity, s/he was obviously hoping for trouble.

The religious among us will say its free will and man made but man is created in gods image....I should just quit while Im ahead....