has posted an article
looking at the reaction some fans of The Postal Service
had upon learning that the opening act for their recent tour was Big Freedia
. The title of the article, "White music fans are afraid of difference: When Postal Service fans get aggressively upset over a black opening act, that's evidence of a bigger problem," may turn some readers off -- but the article is definitely worth the read and discussion.
Maybe the most pissed and confounded Twitter responders to Big Freediaís show hate rap, hip-hop and butts. But I bet they donít. They appear to be white people mostly in their late 20s like me, and I bet they consume all kinds of music. But they were walking...