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Gorham principal calls out MTV and local radio station, shuts down all remaining dances over ‘grinding’ controversy

Singer Miley Cyrus reflects on her controversial grind against Robin Thicke at this year's MTV Video Music Awards in August. (Reuters photo)

In a letter posted on the Gorham High School website, Principal Chris Record said he’s calling off all remaining school dances — with the exception of the Prom — for the school year. Record said the prevalence of provocative dancing — specifically grinding, gyrating at the midsection as demonstrated by singer Miley Cyrus above — has […]