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Obama's new breed of baby boomer

Senator Barack Obama, shown in Las Vegas on Sunday, grew up in the aftermath of the huge cultural storm of the 1960s. Senator Barack Obama, shown in Las Vegas on Sunday, grew up in the aftermath of the huge cultural storm of the 1960s. (Jae C. Hong/Associated Press)
By Peter S. Canellos
Globe Columnist / February 20, 2007

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WASHINGTON -- Barack Obama turned 6 during the Summer of Love. He was 8 and living in Indonesia at the time of Woodstock. (Full article: 774 words)

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