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Another View Of the Fifties And Sixties

“There is too much misguided nostalgia in America these days!” My friend Gene blurted this out while we watched a commercial for a local eatery. The visuals included scenes of 1950s teens dancing “The Twist” There were Hula Hoops and … Continue reading

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Now Was The Future

Who wasn’t optimistic about the distant future when we were young? I was a flower child of the 1960s and early 1970s. It was the dawning of the Age of Aquarius. Flower children envisioned a future that was based exclusively … Continue reading

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