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Toots Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-19-06 10:09 AM
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22. I remember the yuppies but never heard of yippies.
Hippies are still among us and their beliefs are timelesss. If only the acid was as powerful today as it was in the sixties.....More people might experience the true nature of the planet. :shrug:
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  -Hippies and Yippies SHRED  Mar-19-06 06:15 AM   #0 
  - and where did the twain meet  mdmc   Mar-19-06 06:16 AM   #1 
  - Mark Twain was dead by then  SHRED   Mar-19-06 06:18 AM   #2 
  - Stephen Gaskin later ran for president...  teach1st   Mar-19-06 06:32 AM   #3 
  - very good but...  SHRED   Mar-19-06 06:36 AM   #4 
     - Yes, I think in general it's valid...  teach1st   Mar-19-06 06:41 AM   #5 
        - .....and to the Yuppie it was all about greed and becoming a money lord,  0007   Mar-19-06 06:53 AM   #8 
  - The Establishment needed to ensure a....  Ufomammut   Mar-19-06 06:48 AM   #6 
  - Good definitions.  H2O Man   Mar-19-06 06:51 AM   #7 
  - .. and then I heard of a small reuinion  liberalpress   Mar-19-06 07:01 AM   #12 
     - There are from time  H2O Man   Mar-19-06 07:08 AM   #14 
  - The Youth International Party was pretty anarchist, IIRC  TheBorealAvenger   Mar-19-06 06:56 AM   #9 
  - The Chicago Seven...  teach1st   Mar-19-06 07:01 AM   #11 
  - Groucho Marxists  H2O Man   Mar-19-06 07:06 AM   #13 
     - Thanks for illuminating that...eom  TheBorealAvenger   Mar-19-06 07:09 AM   #15 
  - In fact, if I recall correctly  liberalpress   Mar-19-06 06:59 AM   #10 
  - Not very far indeed  randr   Mar-19-06 08:19 AM   #16 
  - ok. Where does the "Y" in "Yippy" come from?  Iris   Mar-19-06 08:36 AM   #17 
  - "Yippie" stood for "Youth International Party" followers.  no_hypocrisy   Mar-19-06 09:31 AM   #19 
     - Thanks for the definition!  Iris   Mar-19-06 09:53 AM   #20 
  - I met Stephen and stayed at "The Farm" for a while...  Tom Yossarian Joad   Mar-19-06 08:37 AM   #18 
  - I remember hearing Stephen Gaskin  Blue_In_AK   Mar-19-06 11:18 PM   #26 
  - The Farm is interesting in another context.  Iniquitous Bunny   Mar-19-06 09:59 AM   #21 
  - I remember the yuppies but never heard of yippies.  Toots   Mar-19-06 10:09 AM   #22 
  - Never heard of yippies?  H2O Man   Mar-19-06 10:26 AM   #23 
  - I just don't recall that moniker  Toots   Mar-19-06 10:28 AM   #24 
     - But my memory is ....  H2O Man   Mar-20-06 06:02 AM   #28 
  - Wikipedia  SHRED   Mar-19-06 10:53 PM   #25 
  - always considered both part of a larger counter culture  mdmc   Mar-19-06 11:36 PM   #27 
 

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