Why Is Brattleboro often called Hippi...

Why Is Brattleboro often called Hippie Central?

Posted in the Brattleboro Forum

Wanting To Know

Nelson, NH

#1 Aug 26, 2013
Wasn't the Hippie era over with long ago?
Wanting To Know

Nelson, NH

#2 Aug 26, 2013
Has Brattleboro grown up from long ago? Or is she really stuck in the sixties?
For Me Its Not Over

Danvers, MA

#3 Aug 26, 2013
hippie isn't an era but a mindset
Bratt isn't a 'she', it's an it
Neil Young-'Hippie Dream'

Neil's 'Big Time'
http://www.youtube.com/results...
The national Rainbow Gathering was held in Vermont back in 1991 and was great until July 5th when it rained, this years Rainbow fest was in Montana https://www.facebook.com/events/4663957267696...
Alannah

Montpelier, VT

#4 Aug 27, 2013
Most of the real hippies are gone now. Those that are left have creaky joints and are finding it harder and harder to protest...
Idiot Patrol

Milford, NH

#5 Aug 28, 2013
When crossing the bridge from NH to VT, there's an old guy with an "Unsafe Bridge" sign.

On the island between the states, people step over the guard rail and make way to their summer "camps".

There's a guy walking back & forth in front of the Post Office with a sign and he won't let you read his scribblings.

When leaving Price Chopper, people begging with signs block your view.

It is true that I no longer see Wal-Mart shopping carts ditched alongside the Brattleboro Roads.(They are now Price Chopper).

I get approached in the Hannaford parking lot by persons that have "No Gas Money".

Not to mention the Jaywalkers (Texting) and can't figure out why pedestrians get hit.
PatrolEwerOwn N-HoodIdiot

Danvers, MA

#6 Aug 28, 2013
Idiot Patrol wrote:
When crossing the bridge from NH to VT, there's an old guy with an "Unsafe Bridge" sign.
On the island between the states, people step over the guard rail and make way to their summer "camps".
There's a guy walking back & forth in front of the Post Office with a sign and he won't let you read his scribblings.
When leaving Price Chopper, people begging with signs block your view.
It is true that I no longer see Wal-Mart shopping carts ditched alongside the Brattleboro Roads.(They are now Price Chopper).
I get approached in the Hannaford parking lot by persons that have "No Gas Money".
Not to mention the Jaywalkers (Texting) and can't figure out why pedestrians get hit.
no the occasional begger doesn't 'block your view'
as for stevie the one who goes postal every weekday, it's not about the post office but the fed scum upstairs there
Unlike mikey, stevie is actually still allowed to drive
those aren't scriblings, it's his enemies list, and you DON'T want to be on it!

BTW, wtf does any of this have to do with hippies?
Alannah

Nelson, NH

#7 Aug 28, 2013
PatrolEwerOwn N-HoodIdiot wrote:
<quoted text>
no the occasional begger doesn't 'block your view'
as for stevie the one who goes postal every weekday, it's not about the post office but the fed scum upstairs there
Unlike mikey, stevie is actually still allowed to drive
those aren't scriblings, it's his enemies list, and you DON'T want to be on it!
BTW, wtf does any of this have to do with hippies?
He probably means that they are burned out hippies.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Brattleboro Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Road Pitch investors ride motorcycles into Brat... Jun 23 internet troll 1
Happy Zombie Jesus Day (Apr '15) Jun 21 SDIPN dot Net 25
Actor Says Obama Stole His Persona (Nov '13) Jun 19 Lhdollbaby 11
Seek God And Receive Answers For Your Troubles (Apr '15) Jun 14 Light For All 4
Looking for Guy Who Tried to Sell Heroin To My Kid (Sep '15) Jun 14 Light For All 7
Angels Are Watching You! (Apr '15) Jun 14 Light For All 8
News Habitual offender gets 15-24 months in jail (Aug '09) Jun 14 Light For All 8
More from around the web

Personal Finance

Brattleboro Mortgages