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23 Pictures That Show Just How Far Out Hippies Really Were

Proof that your grandparents will always be cooler than you, presented by Getty Images.

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Left: A young couple are caught making love inside their tent at the Isle of Wight Festival in 1969. Right: A nude woman stands before a crowd at a concert in Hyde Park in 1970.

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Left: George Harrison strums a borrowed guitar among a crowd of local hippies strolling through San Francisco's Golden Gate Park in 1967. Right: Demonstrators march in support for the legalization of drugs in London's Hyde Park in 1967.

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