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Thursday, December 19, 2002
Hippies Explained: Redux
Ever seen a filthy old man driving a rusted-out VW bus covered in "Save the Earth" stickers and pictures of those little neon-colored Dead bears, and wonder "what the hell's wrong with that old bastard?" Have you ever talked to a burnt-out, bandana-wearing Phish-head college student about why he thinks globalization is evil or why we should all go back to living on self-sustaining farms, and wondered "This kid is obviously not stupid... so why is he so stupid?"
Ever asked yourself the question, "Just why the hell are hippies still running around, all crusty and confused, in this year 2002?" Check out this article, and your question may be well on its way to being answered.