worldwide hippies (55)

Pamela Anderson tells Good Morning Britain she 'loves' Julian Assange as she keeps fans guessing over romance rumours

The 50-year-old Baywatch star is rumoured to have had an 'affair' with the Wikileaks founder. Yet today, she told host Piers Morgan she has a different 'romance'. By Beth Allcock, Showbiz Reporter/Posted at;thesun.co.uk/ - PAMELA Anderson was grilled on rumours … Continue reading → The ...

Unscripted: 'Across the Universe' helped a millennial connect with the Vietnam War

By JENELLE JANCI | Staff Writer/Posted at;http://lancasteronline.com/ - This column was inspired by LNP's Sept. 17 series on the Vietnam War. Read stories of a veteran, a Vietnamese family, a protester and more here. Before Across the Universe,' the Vietnam War … Continue reading → The ...

Indie Bands Remember Grant Hart's Legacy

 by Tatiana Tenreyro/Posted at;billboard.com Martyn Goodacre/Getty Images Grant Hart photographed in London in 1992. For one of the pre-eminent alt-rock pioneers of the '80s, Hüsker Dü remain one of the decade's most underrated bands. But indie rock as we know it today wouldn't exist … ...

The World Has Millions of Colors. Why Do We Only Name a Few?

Cognitive scientists suggest that we name the colors of things we want to talk about Everyone sees them all, but we don't all give them the same distinct names.  By Ted Gibson and Bevil R. Conway, The Conversation SMITHSONIAN.COM SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 … Continue reading → The post The ...

Highlights of Arizona | USA travel guide

Posted at;cntraveller.com/ - Take a trip through the Arizona Desert, whose American dreamscapes are a magnet for architects, visionaries and new-agers While hippies and spiritualists flock to mainline its energy, dreamers and schemers swarm to the desert state to build … Continue reading ...

How to Make Old Hippie's Canna Coconut Blaster

By Old Hippie/Posted at;beyondchronic.com/  - I was looking for the Holy Grail' of marijuana-infused drinks…something that was easy to make in just one step , that would work efficiently enough to be cost-effective, and wouldn't smell up the kitchen. … Continue reading → The post How ...

The Lie about Yuppies Being Former Hippies: They were actually a creation of the 1% to discredit an activist generation…

Posted at;culturewarclasswar.wordpress.com/ - Reagan, Yuppy-Kay-Yo-Kay-Yay Yuppies came in at the same time as Ronald Reagan into the White House and, indeed, exemplified much of what Reagan stood for. They were seen as greedy, over-achieving, materialistic, narcissistic, and societally and ...

An Open Letter

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com I've written about this before. I've written and e-mailed TO various Democrats and I'm publishing this now: NOT ONE PENNY! I am sick and tired of getting appeals for money. I do not care how desperate … Continue reading → The ...

New group offers leakers free attorneys, financial help if they're fired

by Steven Nelson | Posted at;washingtonexaminer.com - A new organization aspires to help whistleblowers not only with free legal advice, but also with media coaching, therapy to address stress, and rent and mortgage payments if they get fired. The group, Whistleblower Aid, debuted … ...

The Secret History of Tofu in America

The Japanese immigrants who brought tofu to America, decades before hippies and health nuts discovered it. By Heather Arndt Anderson/Posted at;slate.com - Ota Tofu in Portland, Oregon.Heather Arndt Anderson Each week, Roads & Kingdoms and Slate publish a new dispatch from around the globe. For ...

The Brilliance Of Jimi Hendrix! Naked Hippies! Racist Locals! The Amazing Documentary Electric Church!'

BY JOHNRIEBER /Posted at;johnrieber.com - The Effortless Brilliance Of Jimi Hendrix! I came across an amazing documentary on Showtime last night – and it includes a brilliant live performance by Jimi Hendrix that must be seen to be believed! Playing Guitar – … Continue reading → ...

Children of the Revolution?

by Sara Benaissa - Posted at;bamboomanchester.uk - Are Millennials actually 21st century hippies? Millennials are receiving a lot of, sometimes unwanted, attention in the media. The privileged, digital dream seekers that are shaking up the modern business age. Millennials though are much … ...

Rolling Stone Magazine Is For Sale

By Conor Buckley /Posted at;rollingstone.com· On September 18, 2017 The '60s rock n roll bible Rolling Stone is now looking for new ownership. After 50 years as an independent magazine, The New York Times has reported that co-founder Jann Wenner is selling up for the first time. … ...

Something else to blame on baby-boomers

By- John Lapsley/Posted at;odt.co.nz/ - We baby-boomers are blamed for much — house prices, pricey education, neo-liberalism, the moustache, and rising damp. Another boomer crime goes unremarked. The boomers ruined the social tradition of the sexes dancing — together and … Continue reading ...

Doomsday Clock moves closer to midnight:

Increased worldwide nuclear tension validates decision By Carlyle Addy/Posted at;kentwired.com - The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists said in January that the hand of the Doomsday Clock had moved 30 seconds closer to midnight. The clock now sits at 2 … Continue reading → The post ...

Ringo Starr On Brexit, Beatlemania And 'Give More Love'

By MICHEL MARTIN /Posted at;http://radio.krcb.org/ - Ringo Starr, now 77 and one of the world's first bona fide rock stars, is still working at an incredible pace. The former Beatles drummer just released his 19th studio album, titled Give More Love — and that's if we're … Continue ...

Sweden's 'man-free' music festival prompts response from transgender people

Posted at;foxnews.com/ - Organizers behind Sweden's Statement Festival, which bills itself as man-free' in response to sexual assaults at previous music festivals, are facing questions over how they will enforce their policy. Statement Festival was created by comedian Emma Knyckare, who … ...

St. Louis Continues to Protest Over Police Killing; U2, Ed Sheeran Cancel Concerts There

By Angela Helm/Posted at;theroot.com/ - St. Louis is not having it. For the second night in a row, protesters took to the streets in righteous anger over yet another acquittal of a police officer charged with first-degree murder in the death … Continue reading → The post St. Louis ...

'Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten' Reveals The Flawed Man Behind The Punk Rock Hero 

By Benjamin H. Smith /Posted at;decider.com -  Punk rock has always been the domain of the anti-hero. Iggy Pop as the world's forgotten boy. Johnny Rotten, the Anti-Christ of England's broken dreams. The Ramones, Johnny Thunders and a phalanx of followers as … Continue reading → The ...

Color Blind??

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com I got this from a friend on Facebook the other day: The answer is NOT a “colorblind” society, rather it is to embrace and celebrate our spectrum of diversity, share, and learn from each other. I … Continue reading → ...

6 Harsh Truths That Will Make You a Better Person

By David Wong·/Posted at;cracked.com - 2017, motherfuckers. Yeah! LET'S DO THIS. “Do what?” you ask. I DON'T KNOW. LET'S FIGURE THAT OUT TOGETHER, MOTHERFUCKERS. Feel free to stop reading this if your career is going great, you're thrilled with your life, and … Continue reading ...

We Are Subsidizing Rich Suburbanites to Clog Cities With Their Cars

 A new report documents the counterproductive effects of the commuter parking tax benefit. By Peter Coy/Posted at;bloomberg.com/ - Not a new problem, but an annoying one: The federal tax code encourages companies to provide free parking to their employees by exempting … Continue reading ...

1968: When 'Easy Rider' rode into New Orleans

By Mike Scott /Posted at;NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting the moments and people that connect and inspire us. Today, the series continues with the ...

A commemoration of the day Vietnam hit home at Kent State

Inside the May 4 Visitors Center. By Carl Francis Penders /Posted at;buffalonews.com/ KENT, Ohio - I held it in pretty much really well up until Kent State and I just lost it, and actually had … Continue reading → The post A commemoration of the day Vietnam hit home at Kent State ...

Pink Floyd Founder Roger Waters: BDS is One of “Most Admirable” Displays of Resistance in the World

From;democracynow.org - Today we spend the hour with the world-famous British musician Roger Waters, founding member of the iconic rock band Pink Floyd. In recent years, he has become one of the most prominent musicians supporting BDS, the Boycott, Divestment and … Continue reading → ...

Space Farm: Passing the acid test

By GRANT SMITHIES/Posted at;stuff.co.nz/ - “They were wild times”: NZ acid-rock trio, Space Farm. It was downright biblical. There was so much rain, you might reasonably expect a bearded bloke to float past in an ark and start gathering animals, … Continue reading → The post ...

Patti Smith Loves Her Family. Her Music Helps Her Fans Do the Same.

by Chona Kasinger/Posted at;pitchfork.com - Patti Smith couldn't help but brag about her two grown kids, flanking her onstage last night at Central Park: Jackson is such a good boy… and Jesse always lets me have all her bobby pins. She … Continue reading → The post Patti Smith Loves ...

Fear & Loathing, On the Road: Talking About My Generation

By RICHARD KADZIS /Posted at;krwg.org/ - CREDIT RICHARD KADZIS Commentary:  Jack Kerouac published On the Road 60 years ago to rave reviews, including by The New York Times, which predicted that the autobiographical novel would become to the Beat Generation what Hemingway's … Continue ...

Occupy, 6 years later

By Anthony L. Fisher/Posted at;theweek.com/ AP Photo/Andrew Burton  On Sept. 17, 2011 — at the behest of an Adbusters email blastand subsequent social media bat signal — a ragtag coalition of unemployed recent college graduates, anarchists, communists, artists, and even Ron Paul-adoring ...

Ozzy Osbourne: 'I wish I had been a better dad'

The singer credits his wife Sharon with parenting their kids while he was being the wild man of rock. Posted at;music-news.com/ - Ozzy Osbourne regrets the relationship he had with his kids when they were growing up - because he … Continue reading → The post Ozzy Osbourne: 'I wish I had ...

End of the Oil Age: Not Whether But When

By Reda Cherif, Fuad Hasanov, and Aasim M. Husain/Posted at;blogs.imf.org - Filling up at a gas station in California: demand for oil could plummet with the rise of renewable energy A transportation revolution is underway that could completely transform the oil market … Continue reading ...

'The air is heavy with sex and death': Joan Didion's 1970 road trip through the Deep South 

Joan Didion in 1972 By Duncan White /Posted at;telegraph.co.uk - By June 1970, Joan Didion was a literary sensation in need of fresh material. Her essays about California counterculture, Slouching Towards Bethlehem, published two years before, had animated the drug-soaked deadbeats in … ...

In search of the Sixties: Was the decade really as good as we think it was?

When asked what the Sixties were all about, most people reply: peace, love, happiness. Andy Martin begs to differ, arguing that the decade represented a whole lot more than just sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll, and that no one … Continue reading → The post In search of the Sixties: Was the ...

Hippie Singer David Crosby Rails Against 'Imbecile' 'Orange Nightmare' Trump

Crossposted on NewsBusters. On the September 13, 2017 edition of his PBS show, Tavis Smiley invited on singer David Crosby and the '60s era hippie trashed Donald Trump as an “imbecile” and “orange nightmare.” Continued via…   Source: Hippie Singer … Continue ...

Remembering Ettore Sottsass on His Centennial

By Larry Weinberg/Posted at;interiordesign.net VIEW SLIDESHOW A visionary who was born in 1917 in Austria and passed away in 2007 in Milan, Ettore Sottsass left an influential but polarizing legacy. So his centennial provides an impetus to gauge the abiding relevance … Continue reading ...

Facebook intends to censor content with which they disagree with

by ALEX CHRISTOFOROU/Posted at;http://theduran.com/ - Facebook continues its drive towards censoring voices that divert from today's twisted liberal dogma. Facebook Vice President of Media Partnerships shared a new blog post on the company's website detailing how FB intends to censor content ...

Rainbow Valley Founder and Marijuana Activist Gideon Israel Dies

Polarizing Figure: Activist Clashed With Authorities Over Festivals in South Thurston County By Amelia Dickson / By The Olympian/Posted at;chronline.com Gideon Israel, an old-school hippie, marijuana activist and former owner of Rainbow Valley, died Sept. 8 in Olympia. He was … Continue ...

3 DIY Dog Treats to Take on the Trail - Backpacker

Skip the spendy pet treats and make your own. But careful: You might end up eating them yourself. By Jenna Schnuer  /Posted at;backpacker.com Micolo J Your dog's not picky, but that doesn't mean he or she doesn't deserve the best. Just … Continue reading → The post 3 DIY Dog Treats to ...

EDM and Hippies: How Ravers Became the New Flower Children?  

FERDY DAMMAN/AFP/GETTY IMAGES EDM is the feel-good music of a new generation BY BECCA ROTHFELD July 26, 2014 The 400,000-odd people who flocked to Las Vegas last month for the Electric Daisy electronic dance music festival probably didn't make much … Continue reading → The post EDM and ...

DACA and the Devil

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com - The cruelty involved with the DACA issue is breath taking. I have seen so many false and heartless memes and posts from the right wing that it makes my stomach hurt but the machinations of … Continue reading → The post DACA ...

Alvvays' 'Dreams Tonite' Video Is A Trip To 1960's Canada

By DERRICK ROSSIGNOL /Posted at;http://uproxx.com/ - In 1967, the International and Universal Exposition brought over 50 million visitors to Montreal, Canada, and it was considered to be a grand success. Toronto's own Alvvays didn't … Continue reading → The post Alvvays' 'Dreams ...

Taking This Supplement Can Drop Your Weed Tolerance Almost Immediately

By Joseph Misulonas  |  Sep 12, 2017  |  Dispense There are many urban myths about ways people can improve their high while using marijuana. This can be anything from eating a mango to drinking orange juice. While many of these ways are probably untrue … Continue reading → The ...

Berkeley police get OK to use pepper spray on protesters

By Associated Press/Posted at;nypost.com - September 13, 2017 | 8:36am | Updated Modal Trigger Demonstrators clash during a free speech rally on Aug. 27 in Berkeley, Calif. BERKELEY, Calif. — For the first time in 20 years, police in the city of Berkeley can … Continue reading → ...

Approximately 5,000 bikes apparently abandoned at 'leave no trace' Burning Man

Truck, trailer convoys collect discarded two-wheelers By Mike Moffitt, /Posted at;sfgate.com - Burning Man cyclists are taking flak after an Instagram photo showing a sea of dusty bicycles abandoned on the playa was widely shared on social media. The haunting photo by … Continue reading ...

Fireball ending set for Saturn explorer Cassini after 20-year voyage

The pioneering mission, which launched in 1997 and has cost nearly $3.9bn , has provided invaluable data for scientists.    By Mike Pegler, Producer/Posted at;http://news.sky.com/ - NASA's spacecraft Cassini will conclude its 20-year voyage of space exploration in a terminal … Continue ...

Henry Rollins: I'm in Trump Country, Where T-Shirts Read “Black Guns Matter”

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017 AT 4 A.M. BY HENRY ROLLINS/Posted at;.laweekly.com Danny Liao A A On the move for a weekend of shows, I'm in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, by way of Syracuse, New York. Two nights ago, returning from the venue in Utica, … Continue reading → The post Henry ...

IT, and the Real Monsters

By Sherry Pasquarello,Senior Columnist/worldwidehippies.com I went to the movies on Sunday afternoon. You may say, So what' but it was the first time I had been in a movie theater in years. I think the last movie I watched in … Continue reading → The post IT, and the Real Monsters ...

Trying to stay hip? Try this, baby boomers , Neil Offen column | The Herald Sun

BY NEIL OFFEN/Posted at;heraldsun.com - theneiloffencolumn@yahoo.com SEPTEMBER 11, 2017 6:00 AM Getting older is really getting old, you know. That is, it's tough being a baby boomer now, even if you do finally qualify for senior day — hey, 5 … Continue reading → The post Trying to ...

Photo Essay: The lives of Native American tribes before they were influenced by settlers. Not really… but close.

Edward Sheriff Curtis  was an ethnologist and photographer of the American West and of Native American peoples. Curtis has been praised as a gifted photographer but also criticized by professional ethnologists for manipulating his images. Curtis' photographs have … Continue reading ...

It's lit in the library: Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me

 Ryan Pepper  /Posted at;http://thefulcrum.ca/ - Richard Fariña's only novel is a counterculture masterpiece. Photo: Courtesy of Penguin House. The quintessential novel of the 1960s that most people have never heard of, Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me, is … Continue reading ...