1. A youth
subculture from the late 1960's. The hippie subculture embraced
drug use, political
activism, communal living (not necessarily socialism) and generally
clean living. Hippies wore patched, baggy clothing, beads
and headbands. The men grew their
hair long, and sometimes grew beards, and the women
bras, as they
saw the undergarment
as an attempt by men to determine how women
2. A modern subculture resembling the hippies of the 60's, but without the political
activism or the philosophical edge. Both the men and the women wear their
hair in dreadlocks, and wear
tie dye t-shirts and baggy corduroys with rows of patches
up the sides. Modern hippies listen to groups such as Phish, the Greatful Dead and the String Cheese Incident, and hold a mythological reverence for the state of Vermont.
Grabowski was a hippie back
in the day, and he's still fucked up from all the weed he smoked in his formative years.
2. I drank chai with
in Northampton. Hippies
are okay, unless their playing
their music around you. No ammount of ganja's going to make that shit sound good.