Remember all the things that you thought were true back then?
“Adults” didn’t “get it”. They weren’t hip. The new generation was gonna change, ’cause everything was changin’.
And then you kinda grew up.
I know, I did it. I used to be that long haired hippie dude with the ear-ring. I used to go down to Mexico and build homes for immigrants trying to cross the border. I used to support legalizing pot.
I still am all those things. Huh, that didn’t work out.
John Lennon was a closet Reagan Republican claims former assistant
John Lennon, the long-haired British peacenik who was investigated by the FBI in 1972 after he allegedly contributed $75,000 to a group suspected of planning to disrupt the Republican National Convention later was a closet conservative.