Yes, You Are Still Legally Allowed To Twerk In Louisiana

The press release claiming DeQuincy, La., banned twerking is fake.

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According to the fake press release, Mayor Maynard Wilkens said, "Twerking is a defiant act against Jesus," and twerking would be punishable by 30 days in county jail. The actual mayor of DeQuincy is Lawrence Henagan, however, and he didn't say that.

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