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Old 08-08-2019, 11:52 AM
 
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When a bunch of black-marketers got mad because lowered tax on tea undercut their smuggling operations and took matters in their own hands in an act of blatant vandalism?

 
Old 08-08-2019, 11:56 AM
 
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Don't say 1965, that is disrespectful to black Americans who were denied equal rights in America after all those years of slavery, etc.

What year?


'66 with Johnson's "Great Society" and Kennedy changing immigration quotas.
 
Old 08-08-2019, 12:01 PM
 
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It's those 'Teenaged immigrant welfare mother's on drugs' fault sez the Austin Lounge Lizards. That would have been mid 80's.
 
Old 08-08-2019, 12:04 PM
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Location: Clyde Hill, WA
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Definitely 1969, when the Beatles came out with their 'Abby Road' album. Before that they were a fun-loving boy band with 'bangs' that did bad remakes of what had been brilliant negro R&B music. After 1969 they were long-haired, drug-using hippies that took American youth down a decidedly wrong path.

The 'Abby Road' photo shoot was exactly 50 years ago (8-8-1969).
 
Old 08-08-2019, 12:07 PM
 
Location: Lee County, NC
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1992.
 
Old 08-08-2019, 12:08 PM
 
Location: US
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Don't say 1965, that is disrespectful to black Americans who were denied equal rights in America after all those years of slavery, etc.

What year?

Morally we are better than ever IMO.
 
Old 08-08-2019, 12:12 PM
 
Location: Seattle
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March 9–10, 1945
 
Old 08-08-2019, 12:14 PM
 
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According to my Grandmother when Elvis the Pelvis first appeared on tv in the 1950's. In other words this question will get all sorts of answers based on the age of the person answering. The King is not dead by the way, he just went home.
 
Old 08-08-2019, 12:16 PM
 
Location: Milwaukee
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Default What Year Did America Morally Decline?

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Don't say 1965, that is disrespectful to black Americans who were denied equal rights in America after all those years of slavery, etc.

What year?
Why must there be two moral decline threads today?

This one already has 10 pages of comments:

Moral Decaying of Society



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Old 08-08-2019, 12:22 PM
 
Location: Barrington
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1950 or so
Most definitely. The Elvis phenomena.
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