- From Y(outh) I(nternational) P(arty) (influenced by hippie). (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Norman Mailer was not a "yippie" but he was going to march.”
“yippie" when I'd come home and discover my parents had left for the cape for the weekend - today I'd give anything to spend an hour with them.”
“Though today I mean "yippie-skippy" in its less ironic/sarcastic form, because last night at 9: 00 pm, I finished the rough draft of RESURRECTION CODE.”
“In Colorado, a growing number of marijuana dispensaries are going upscale, launching sophisticated "wellness centers" that look like spas and putting them at odds with the traditional hippie-yippie, buck-the-system stoner culture.”
“Thirty-five years ago, President Gerald Ford set out to replace liberal icon William O. Douglas -- the same Justice Douglas whom Ford, as a member of Congress, had attempted to impeach due to "hippie-yippie" - ness five years earlier -- using one simple criterion: "the finest legal mind I could find.”
“Some panic and run, rationalizing that the system is going to collapse anyway of its own rot and corruption and so they're copping out, going hippie or yippie, taking drugs, trying communes, anything to escape.”
“The first half of the film is about Lennon the charismatic peacemaker, and it implies that if Nixon hadn ' t hounded him so much, his yippie friends Jerry Rubin and Abbie Hoffman could have taken over the country.”
“Even on the left, the bacchanalian, yippie, gonzo journalism engaging musings on sex and drugs at times seem to confront a renewed Puritanism -- biographically, my writing on the subjects is mostly limited to blogs.”
“The lead, a Jim Morrison-Abby Hoffman hybrid known as Berger, swings an axe at that fourth wall right from the get-go, as he gamely confronts several unsuspecting individuals in the audience in a yippie-inflected version of a Don Rickles Borscht Belt routine.”
“It's an innovative publishing effort that one-ups Abbie Hoffman's yippie manifesto Steal This Book.”
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A list of what are generally-accepted to be hippy words. List names derives from this quote by Germaine Greer, "To see hippikins and hippettes milling miserably around among the Mecca gorillas who ...
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