Sirius XM Radio Fires O&A’s Anthony Cumia Fans Cancel Their Subscriptions

Sirius XM Radio Fires O&A’s Anthony Cumia Fans Cancel Their Subscriptions

Following a series of angry tweets that Sirius XM radio deemed racist from Opie and Anthony radio star Anthony Cumia, the radio broadcasting company fired the shock jock which prompted fans to cancel their subscriptions. Cumia stated that he was assaulted by a black woman who was angry that the radio host took a picture […]

Consciousness Studies Suggest We Prefer the Same Old Thing

That Rihanna Song is Kind of Catchy After All

Morgan K. Ward et al. published the paper entitled “The Same Old Song: The Power of Familiarity in Music” in May of 2013 with results suggesting a preference (albeit perhaps not an aesthetic one) for familiarity in music. The study focuses on predictive factors of opt-in behavior (ie. buying) by contrasting measures of familiarity with […]