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Re: If you could bring back one trend from the 60s and 70s,, what would it be?

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Re: If you could bring back one trend from the 60s and 70s,, what would it be?

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Since I was still in JHS & HS back in the 1960s, I thought I'd look up the cultural trends to remind myself:

 

Lava Lamps
Tye-Dye
The Twist
Peace Symbol
Surfing
Fallout Shelters
Go-Go Boots
Mini Dresses
Skateboards
Black Lights
Hippie Beads
Bell Bottoms
Chinese Fire Drill
Smiley Faces
Afros
Granny Glasses
 
To be honest, I don't think I'd want to bring any of them back .. except the Granny Glasses. These days I wear frameless glasses .. similar to the ones my own granny wore!

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Re: If you could bring back one trend from the 60s and 70s,, what would it be?

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Sideboards or sideburns. Bring them back. Especially the wide shaggy ones that end at the curvature of the jaw. They were groovy in 1967 and they’d be groovy today.

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Re: If you could bring back one trend from the 60s and 70s,, what would it be?

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AARPTeri wrote:

The sixties and seventies were full of so many trends, dances, hair, mini skirts, music and more.  If you could bring back one of these things - what would it be?


Well, I was a baby in the 60s and emancipated and living in the wilderness in 1973, so the pop culture trends of the era were largely lost on me, however, the thing I notice society, especially the online permutation, is missing these days that it was not missing then is courtesy. 

 

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If you could bring back one trend from the 60s and 70s,, what would it be?

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The sixties and seventies were full of so many trends, dances, hair, mini skirts, music and more.  If you could bring back one of these things - what would it be?

AARPTeri