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1966   Potpourri                 

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  • Cassius Clay becomes a Muslim and changes his name to Muhammad Ali 
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  • 3.51 min. mile is run by Jim Ryun 
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  • Coach Vince Lombardi leads Green Bay Packers to a third straight NFL title 
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  • Biodegradable detergents are introduced 
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  • Men spend on how they look, No longer fashionable to look like you just had a hair cut 
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  • New Words, Black Power, flash cube, flower children, glitch, hippy, pop, zap 
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  • Fads, Ouiji boards, astrology, Batman stuff 
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  • Green Berets get our country's attention in Vietnam war 
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  • Draft calls 50,000 men a month to enlist 
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  • Bishops, give Catholic's OK to eat meat on Fridays except for Lent 
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  • Cesar Chavez units farm workers, strike against grape growers  
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  • James Meredith is shot walking from Memphis to Jackson 
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  • Masters and Johnson's sexual studies change public view 
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  • DJ's screen records for hidden drug and satanic meaning 
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  • "Suggested for mature audiences" starts due to "Who's Afraid Of Virginia Wolf" 
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  • California begins pollution standards for cars 
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  • Jimi Hendrix popularizes the electric guitar 

       
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