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Maple Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-10-03 02:51 PM
Response to Reply #16
43. I DID live through
the 50's.

The 60's were a passing youth fad with no lasting effects.
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  -Would the cultural revolution have happened without hallucinogens? Liberal_Guerilla  Aug-10-03 01:49 PM   #0 
  - No. You are totally correct.  Feanorcurufinwe   Aug-10-03 01:53 PM   #1 
  - in a way..  SuffragetteSal   Aug-10-03 01:59 PM   #2 
  - The civil rights movement  Maple   Aug-10-03 01:59 PM   #3 
  - Is anyone who takes drugs(eg,LSD) self-indulgent?  edward   Aug-10-03 02:12 PM   #10 
     - If you're not taking drugs  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:33 PM   #23 
        - So you could not bear to sit at a dinner table if someone has a glass of w  edward   Aug-10-03 02:37 PM   #26 
        - don't forget cigarettes  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:47 PM   #36 
           - Yes, so how is it a cultural revolution?  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:48 PM   #39 
        - Do you consider spirituality to be self indulgent and recreational?  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:38 PM   #27 
           - Well since food is a necessity  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:46 PM   #35 
              - who said food is a drug?  edward   Aug-10-03 02:50 PM   #41 
              - You are trying to rationalize drug use  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:55 PM   #48 
                 - Rationalizing?  edward   Aug-10-03 02:59 PM   #52 
                    - Now you're just  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:04 PM   #58 
                       - Insults. No thanks.  edward   Aug-10-03 03:07 PM   #62 
                          - No one is insulting you  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:10 PM   #65 
                             - Right. And that is not what the person who started this thread was talking  edward   Aug-10-03 03:15 PM   #70 
                                - The premise was that  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:21 PM   #76 
                                   - You're just putting words in my mouth.  edward   Aug-10-03 03:24 PM   #79 
                                      - Well perhaps you make  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:26 PM   #82 
                                         - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-10-03 03:34 PM   #90 
                                            - I have made no insults  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:36 PM   #92 
              - Prove to me that drugs can not be used for spirituality.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:51 PM   #42 
                 - Prove to me that drugs CAN be used for spirituality.  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:57 PM   #50 
                 - I did not take hallucinogens for the damn hallucinations.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:03 PM   #57 
                    - Then if you didn't take them for medical purposes  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:08 PM   #64 
                       - Than you would conclude that religion and spirituality are self indugent?  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:12 PM   #66 
                          - LOL I said drugs were self-indulgent  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:17 PM   #73 
                             - Let's be clear here, You are the one that started labeling people  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:20 PM   #75 
                                - Yes, lets be clear  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:25 PM   #80 
                 - Real spirituality, or hallucinated delusions of spirituality?  ForrestGump   Aug-10-03 03:05 PM   #59 
                    - Once again,  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:06 PM   #61 
                       - We also know  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:12 PM   #67 
                          - Spoken like someone who has no experience with it.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:16 PM   #71 
                             - Well good, now that YOU are saved  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:19 PM   #74 
                                - Why do you assume that i don't?  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:24 PM   #78 
                                   - Perhaps you do personally  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:28 PM   #83 
                                      - Give me abreak. Now you have implied it twice.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:32 PM   #87 
                                         - I have implied nothing  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:35 PM   #91 
                                         - Word up Liberal Guerilla.  edward   Aug-10-03 03:37 PM   #93 
                                            - Word.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:38 PM   #94 
                                               - Actually I haven't insulted anyone  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:43 PM   #100 
  - The cultural revolution happened in China, not in America  JVS   Aug-10-03 02:01 PM   #4 
  - Are you saying  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:03 PM   #5 
  - Your culture  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:08 PM   #8 
  - My culture?  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:21 PM   #15 
     - You're the one  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:30 PM   #20 
        - Fighting for civil rights  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:33 PM   #24 
        - Those struggles were evolutionary in nature not revolutionary  JVS   Aug-10-03 02:42 PM   #32 
        - I believe you did that already  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:47 PM   #37 
        - you...  deseo   Aug-10-03 04:36 PM   #114 
  - I see no evidence that America experienced any revolution  JVS   Aug-10-03 02:20 PM   #14 
     - Why keep referring to China?  edward   Aug-10-03 02:29 PM   #18 
     - Because the thread is about the cultural revolution  JVS   Aug-10-03 02:40 PM   #29 
     - How many such 'revolutions' do we need, though?  ForrestGump   Aug-10-03 03:07 PM   #63 
        - Agree. They began in the 40's.  edward   Aug-10-03 03:23 PM   #77 
           - That's been a popular sentiment  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:29 PM   #85 
     - Your under the belief that a revolution has to be permanent.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:43 PM   #99 
        - If it 'ended'  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:57 PM   #103 
  - yes sir and no sir  SuffragetteSal   Aug-10-03 02:14 PM   #12 
     - Really?  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:42 PM   #33 
        - That cultural revolution(the 60's) ended in 1980.  edward   Aug-10-03 02:48 PM   #38 
        - A 'revolution' that produces no change  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:49 PM   #40 
           - Are you willfully ignoring all the evidence?  edward   Aug-10-03 02:53 PM   #46 
           - There is no evidence  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:58 PM   #51 
              - are sure we live in the same country?  G_j   Aug-10-03 03:29 PM   #84 
                 - No we don't  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:33 PM   #88 
           - I agree with some of what you say.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:56 PM   #49 
              - Yes, a bunch of baby-boomers  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:00 PM   #53 
              - He(she?) is denying it.  edward   Aug-10-03 03:02 PM   #55 
                 - Denying a revolution took place?  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:30 PM   #86 
        - Isn't it so nice you can be so darn critical  SuffragetteSal   Aug-10-03 02:52 PM   #44 
           - I said there was no  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:03 PM   #56 
              - If you think American culture did not change in the 60's you were not  edward   Aug-10-03 03:12 PM   #68 
              - Obviously, you never had to sit at the back of the bus  SuffragetteSal   Aug-10-03 03:14 PM   #69 
                 - I said at the beginning  Maple   Aug-10-03 03:42 PM   #97 
  - Agree, but there are plenty of radical youth today  plurality   Aug-10-03 02:03 PM   #6 
  - Finally a topic I care deeply about!  edward   Aug-10-03 02:07 PM   #7 
  - I always thought  HootieMcBoob   Aug-10-03 02:08 PM   #9 
  - reminds me of a tale I'd heard in Hunter S. Thompson book  plurality   Aug-10-03 02:13 PM   #11 
     - Gracie Slick.  Mari333   Aug-10-03 02:26 PM   #17 
     - it reminds me of the movie "Wild in the Streets"  2cents   Aug-10-03 02:38 PM   #28 
  - There is no evidence anywhere  Caution   Aug-10-03 02:17 PM   #13 
  - Some points you made i agree with.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:29 PM   #19 
     - Timothy Leary  G_j   Aug-10-03 02:55 PM   #47 
     - you are fogetting Ecstacy  Caution   Aug-11-03 06:55 AM   #117 
  - You had to live through the 50's  Mari333   Aug-10-03 02:25 PM   #16 
  - Would you mind elaborating on that?  JVS   Aug-10-03 02:30 PM   #21 
  - I feel that we are living through the 50's now.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:30 PM   #22 
  - There will be a backlash. History repeats itself, thing go in cycles,  Feanorcurufinwe   Aug-10-03 02:36 PM   #25 
     - Maybe. But I wonder if this country was ever as right wing as it is today.  edward   Aug-10-03 02:41 PM   #30 
     - I wonder if this country was ever as right wing as it is today  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 04:09 PM   #105 
        - Good point about pentagon.  edward   Aug-10-03 04:17 PM   #107 
           - Nixon started the war on drugs  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 04:23 PM   #109 
              - Nixon thought that the hippies had been infiltrated by communists.  edward   Aug-10-03 04:31 PM   #112 
     - Will there be a backlash.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 02:41 PM   #31 
  - I DID live through  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:51 PM   #43 
  - As one who lived through it:  kcwayne   Aug-10-03 02:45 PM   #34 
  - Being anti-draft  Maple   Aug-10-03 02:52 PM   #45 
  - I agree with you on most of what you say in this thread  roughsatori   Aug-10-03 03:16 PM   #72 
     - Confused about your post.  edward   Aug-10-03 03:33 PM   #89 
        - I was talking about advertising co-opting the culture  roughsatori   Aug-10-03 03:42 PM   #98 
           - Relax.  edward   Aug-10-03 03:54 PM   #102 
              - Now you tell me to "relax"  roughsatori   Aug-10-03 04:17 PM   #106 
                 - Yes, I am a fascist.  edward   Aug-10-03 04:19 PM   #108 
                    - Did you post a reply to me by mistake?  roughsatori   Aug-10-03 04:28 PM   #111 
                       - You know what I meant.  edward   Aug-10-03 04:37 PM   #115 
  - Great post KCWAYNE.  Liberal_Guerilla   Aug-10-03 03:00 PM   #54 
  - yes  FreeperSlayer   Aug-10-03 03:05 PM   #60 
  - It wasn't the getting high as much as the trip  Snellius   Aug-10-03 03:25 PM   #81 
  - Didn't the African American movement start in the 1950s?  HypnoToad   Aug-10-03 03:39 PM   #95 
  - The hippies were not really a majority.  edward   Aug-10-03 03:49 PM   #101 
  - It was the BEATLES!  spooked   Aug-10-03 03:41 PM   #96 
  - For the same reason  Maple   Aug-10-03 04:02 PM   #104 
  - The Revolution of the Beatles made them rich  roughsatori   Aug-10-03 04:25 PM   #110 
     - They helped to make the same revolution everyone else went through  Terwilliger   Aug-10-03 04:39 PM   #116 
  - Hmmm  Terwilliger   Aug-10-03 04:34 PM   #113 
 

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