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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘hippies’

Lava Lamps: Business Continues, Even After 50 Years

Lava lamps, everyone’s favorite toy from the ’60s, is now able to celebrate its 50th birthday. It continues to be profitable, even after all these years. Lava lamps became a popular toy for many people during the ’60s and it was also an integral part of the drug culture with a lot of the hippies wanting to have one to …

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John Williamson Dies; Swinger Resort Founder Was 80

John Williamson, the founder of the sexually liberal Sandstone Retreat, has died at the age of 80. According to an Associated Press report on his death, Williamson died of cancer on March 24 in Reno, Nevada. Williamson and his wife, Barbara, were famous for founding the Sandstone Foundation For Community Systems Research near Los Angeles in 1969. The resort, which …

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