"Two Stones tickets, please, senior discount."
"This time, when the swinging sixties come around, I'm not going to miss them."
"Son, everyone went to college in the sixties - there was a war going on."
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"To be a flamingo, or better still a toucan, in the sixties- that was really something."
21st Century Previews: History is Made as the Media Completely Ignore the 75th Annual Woodstock Reunion
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Too young for the sixties, too squeamish for the seventies, too unambitious for the eighties, too technophobic for the 90s, too poor for the '00s, too old for the 'teens."
"The 'Sixties was era of great tragedies, son: The Kennedy Assasination, Martin and Malcom, the Vietnam War, Dylan goin' electric in '65..."
"Thus, the Yardbirds begat Cream, Spencer Davis Group begat Traffic, Cream and Traffic begat Blind Faith, and Blind Faith begat Derek and the Dominos and Ginger Baker's Air Force..."
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"Do you realize the Rolling Stones have been together longer than we have?"
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"I love when my husband explains the sixties to me."