“Tricky Dicky” entered the White House. Miss Vicky tiptoed through the tulips and into marriage with Tiny Tim. Neil Armstrong tiptoed on the moon and into our living rooms, taking “one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.”
Nearly half a million young people gathered at Yasgur’s Farm for three days of peace, music, and more, and the legendary event known as Woodstock was born. Nearly half a million anti-war protestors gathered on the common in Washington, D.C. And half a world away, nearly half a million American soldiers gathered in battle, giving their lives for their country in the rice paddies of Vietnam.