1967

Later came the UnCola, but that sop to youth was a few years away. For now, squished-together teens would have to depend on Wink, with its promise of generational solidarity.You could be one of the dropouts! Which was cool! Except you stayed in school and maintained your course towards graduation and employment. You just dropped out of something that had no meaning, like soft sdrink preferences. Something that didn't affect the trajectory of your life. Unlike your roommate, who quit school because he said it was "Phoney," and he lost his deferment and bang, just like that, he's in 'Nam.