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1965: Coping with ‘youff’

This cartoon is very much of its time. Most young people enthusiastically embraced the new culture – especially the music scene.


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1965: Ideology during the Cold War

After all this time looking back it’s not that easy to remember that the cold war was thought (by some) to be about beliefs rather than fear and / or naked aggression. As I remember it Marxism is quite boring enough without any need to make it any more boring.


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1965: Ideology during the Cold War

After all this time looking back it’s not that easy to remember that the cold war was thought (by some) to be about beliefs rather than fear and / or naked aggression. As I remember it Marxism is quite boring enough without any need to make it any more boring.
1965, eh? And our academics are still brainwashing students with Marxist principles! Nothing changes.
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1969: The scare about the purity of water supply

During the early sixties it was decided that fluoride was to be added to the nation’s water supply in order to reduce tooth decay. A number of people were fearful of some harmful side effect. As I understand it this is no longer generally the case but fluoride is being added to toothpaste. Some water companies are still adding fluoride into the water that comes into our homes.

Moreover, I would think that dentures don’t really need that kind of protection.


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1968: The time of the gurus

Gurus and ashrams were all the rage at the time. I rather think that it was the Beatles who made this a popular interest.


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