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Old 06-26-2009, 10:22 AM
 
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where is the best place to sm0ke hookahs and watch the VT Hokies play football?
Um, in your own house/apartment?

I don't think you're going to find many sports bars around here that offer hookahs...
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Old 06-26-2009, 10:26 AM
 
Location: North of Hell, South of Heaven.
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lol when I read the post it sounded like a thinly veiled request to find new weed hookups Why do "hippie" and "mellow" HAVE to go together? Must I be a sterotypically ignorant borderline communist with nothing but bad things to say about our home in order to be considered mellow? As for hookah lounges, I think there's one in Charlotte or the surrounding area, but I don't waste my time in places like those, as we are still behind the times and only allow the filth known as Tobacco to be smoked there. By the way I'm only half serious with the first part of my post, I hope everyone can take a joke hehe
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Old 06-26-2009, 10:44 AM
 
Location: The Queen City
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Stop by Trader's Joe in Ballantyne. It is Hippie Heaven.....
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:03 AM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC
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I always figured NoDa for a hippie type place. Anywhere that has a place called Salvador Deli and Smelly Cat Coffe House must be. It usually seems to be hopping on weekend nights.

Just don't start a drum circle.
There's a drum circle in NoDa the same night as the gallery crawl, first and third Fridays. Wouldn't really call it a hippie circle, but usually fun. I second hanging out at the Common Market on Commonwealth - BIG variety of people in & out all day. Pura Vida, too, has some really great folks that work there & shop there, that's just up on Central, close to the Plaza.

Am I the only person here who remembers hippie hill in Freedom Park? Those days are long gone, but we were there! Most of the hippies I knew - myself included - have grown up; now we attachment parent our kids and grow organic gardens. It's a different type of peace & love, but still good.
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:06 AM
 
Location: Yellow Brick Road
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lol when I read the post it sounded like a thinly veiled request to find new weed hookups Why do "hippie" and "mellow" HAVE to go together? Must I be a sterotypically ignorant borderline communist with nothing but bad things to say about our home in order to be considered mellow? As for hookah lounges, I think there's one in Charlotte or the surrounding area, but I don't waste my time in places like those, as we are still behind the times and only allow the filth known as Tobacco to be smoked there. By the way I'm only half serious with the first part of my post, I hope everyone can take a joke hehe
Hey, Mattman! Actually - that is EXACTLY what I thought when I read this post!!! And I was also thinking . . . well, dang . . . do I have to be doing a doobie to be considered mellow? And if I am mellow, does that mean I am a hippie?

I left hippiedom behind in about 72, I think . . . at least the trappings of it. So I guess I don't get the jargon. Except it looked like code for "where do I score a hit around here?"
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:09 AM
 
Location: Yellow Brick Road
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There's a drum circle in NoDa the same night as the gallery crawl, first and third Fridays. Wouldn't really call it a hippie circle, but usually fun. I second hanging out at the Common Market on Commonwealth - BIG variety of people in & out all day. Pura Vida, too, has some really great folks that work there & shop there, that's just up on Central, close to the Plaza.

Am I the only person here who remembers hippie hill in Freedom Park? Those days are long gone, but we were there! Most of the hippies I knew - myself included - have grown up; now we attachment parent our kids and grow organic gardens. It's a different type of peace & love, but still good.
ROFL! YES!!! I remember hippie hill!! But hadn't thought about that is a very long time!!

You are so right . . . we all grew up. Wish I still had my "Make Love, Not War" T-shirt, tho.
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:52 AM
 
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lol when I read the post it sounded like a thinly veiled request to find new weed hookups Why do "hippie" and "mellow" HAVE to go together? Must I be a sterotypically ignorant borderline communist with nothing but bad things to say about our home in order to be considered mellow? As for hookah lounges, I think there's one in Charlotte or the surrounding area, but I don't waste my time in places like those, as we are still behind the times and only allow the filth known as Tobacco to be smoked there. By the way I'm only half serious with the first part of my post, I hope everyone can take a joke hehe
OK, so if that is old place that serves that bad brown herb, where is the NEW hippie-like, mellow-like, dazed and confused tired-eye people-escque place? Noda and Plaza Midwood?

Where do people aged 18-22 hang out during summer in Charlotte?
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Old 06-26-2009, 12:09 PM
 
Location: Matthews, NC
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lol when I read the post it sounded like a thinly veiled request to find new weed hookups Why do "hippie" and "mellow" HAVE to go together? Must I be a sterotypically ignorant borderline communist with nothing but bad things to say about our home in order to be considered mellow? As for hookah lounges, I think there's one in Charlotte or the surrounding area, but I don't waste my time in places like those, as we are still behind the times and only allow the filth known as Tobacco to be smoked there. By the way I'm only half serious with the first part of my post, I hope everyone can take a joke hehe
For those of who are looking for a weed hookup and are on the go, you can now combine your dentist visit with your drug pickup.

Dentist charged with growing pot - CharlotteObserver.com (http://www.charlotteobserver.com/597/story/802075.html - broken link)
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Old 06-26-2009, 12:51 PM
 
Location: Monroe, NC
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For those of who are looking for a weed hookup and are on the go, you can now combine your dentist visit with your drug pickup.

Dentist charged with growing pot - CharlotteObserver.com (http://www.charlotteobserver.com/597/story/802075.html - broken link)
I think that dentist was on to something! Buying Pot and then eating 40 pounds of Oreo cookies after a "cleaning", almost guarantees him "repeat business!
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Old 06-26-2009, 12:52 PM
 
Location: Some got six month some got one solid. But me and my buddies all got lifetime here
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I think that dentist was on to something! Buying Pot and then eating 40 pounds of Oreo cookies after a "cleaning", almost guarantees him "repeat business!

More like Doritos.


Not that I would know about anything like that...
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