Hippies

  • (noun): A youth subculture (mostly from the middle class) originating in San Francisco in the 1960s; advocated universal love and peace and communes and long hair and soft drugs; favored acid rock and progressive rock music.
    Synonyms: flower people, hipsters

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List Of Films Related To The Hippie Subculture - Documentary Films
... Frisbee The Life and Death of a Hippie Preacher (2005), about Lonnie Frisbee Gonzo The Life and Work of Dr ... Thompson (2008) Hippie Masala (2006), Swiss documentary about the hippies who remained in India Hippie Movie (2008, Polish/English) The Hippie Revolt aka. 2008, German), documentary on the Hippie trail Karl Hess Toward Liberty (1980), documentary about Republican speechwriter turned anarchist Klunkerz A Film About Mountain Bikes (2006) Last ...
History Of The Hippie Movement - 1970-present - Legacy
... Since the 1960s, many aspects of the hippie counterculture have been assimilated by the mainstream ... become acceptable, all of which were uncommon before the hippie era ... remedies and vitamins is widespread, and the little hippie "health food stores" of the 1960s and 1970s are now large-scale, profitable businesses ...
Tyler Mac Niven - The Amazing Race
... BJ and Tyler, as they were identified on the program, were nicknamed "the hippies" by the other teams ... They kept their spirit all the way to the end." “If it’s this successful to be hippies, we might as well stay hippies,” Tyler said at the finish line in Colorado ...
Aggressive Christianity Missionary Training Corps - Background - Hippies
... he hitchhiked to California where he later became entwined in a hippie lifestyle and the 1960s revolution, where he met and fell in love with Deborah ...
History Of The Hippie Movement - 1970-present - Neo-hippies
... Neo-hippies, some of whom are children and grandchildren of the original hippies, advocate many of the same beliefs of their 1960s counterparts ... Drug use is just as accepted as in the "original" hippie days, although most neo-hippies do not consider it necessary to take drugs in order to be part of ... In the United States, some hippies refer to themselves as "Rainbows," a name derived from their tie-dyed T-shirts, and for some, from their participation in the hippie group, "Rainbow ...

Famous quotes containing the word hippies:

    Old hippies don’t die, they just lie low until the laughter stops and their time comes round again.
    Joseph Gallivan (b. 1964)