The meme is being spread by liberal / progressive blogs. We’re all Dirty Fucking Hippies now because we oppose the war – at least in the eyes of the now-losing and discredited neocons who have been getting quite grumpy about their loss of status and power.
Say it loud. I’m a DFH and I’m proud.
Hey, what goes around comes around, I’m a boomer and was a hippie “peace-creep” (as Ed Sanders of the Fugs put it) back in the 60’s.
MR. WEINGLASS: Mr. Sanders, could you indicate to the Court and to the jury what your present occupation is?
THE WITNESS: I am a poet, songwriter, leader of a rock and roll band, publisher, editor, recording artist, peace-creep–
MR. SCHULTZ: What was the last one, please?
THE COURT: Peace-creep?
THE WITNESS: Yes, sir.
THE COURT: Will you please spell it for the reporter?
THE WITNESS: P-E-A-C-E, hyphen, C-R-E-E-P.
THE COURT: Peace-creep, Mr. Schultz.
THE WITNESS [continuing] –and yodeler.