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06/15/15 Grif.Net – Passing of the Years

06/15/15 Grif.Net – Passing of the Years

I was starry-eyed and starting college fifty years ago. Sadly, finding out
now what a big difference half a century makes.

1965: Long Hair
2015: Longing for hair

1965: The perfect high
2015: The perfect high yield mutual fund

1965: Keg
2015: EKG

1965: Acid Rock
2015: Acid Reflux

1965: Moving to California because it’s cool
2015: Moving to California because it’s warm

1965: Growing pot
2015: Growing pot belly

1965: Watching John Glenn’s historic flight with your parents
2015: Watching John Glenn’s historic flight with your grandchildren

1965: Trying to look like Marlon Brando or Elizabeth Taylor
2015: Trying NOT to look like Marlon Brando or Elizabeth Taylor

1965: Seeds and stems
2015: Roughage

1965: Popping pills, smoking joints
2015: Popping joints

1965: Our president’s struggle with Fidel
2015: Our president’s struggle with fidelity

1965: Paar
2015: AARP

1965: The Grateful Dead
2015: Dr. Kevorkian

1965: Getting out to a new, hip joint
2015: Getting a new hip joint

1965: Rolling Stones
2015: Kidney stones

1965: Being called into the principal’s office
2015: Calling the principal’s office

1965: Peace sign
2015: Mercedes logo

1965: Parents begging you to get your hair cut
2015: Children begging you to get their heads shaved

1965: Take acid
2015: Take antacid

1965: Passing the driver’s test
2015: Passing the vision test

1965: “Whatever”
2015: “Depends”

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Dr Bob Griffin
bob@grif.net www.grif.net
“Jesus Knows Me, This I Love!”