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John Lennon and Yoko Ono, New York City, 1972

  • Veronica: Look, Archie, you're obviously upset over losing Valerie.
  • Betty: So, we've called this intervention to help you.
  • Archie: I'm not upset over losing Valerie.
  • Jughead: We found you in the park throwing rocks at couples.
  • Archie: Why should they get to be happy?!

Protest Against the Rising Tide of Conformity

Bob Dylan and Joan Baez by Daniel Kramer, 1964

Mick Jagger and Anita Pallenberg in Performance directed by Donald Cammell and Nicolas Roeg, 1968

“I love you. I love the texture of your skin, the taste of your saliva, the softness of your ears, I love every inch and every part of your entire body. From your toes and the beautifully curved arches of your feet, to the exceptional shade and warmth of your dark hair. I need you in my life, I hope you need me too.”
— Nick Cave, from a letter to PJ Harvey