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miniskirt

skirts hemmed at mid-thigh or higher; heyday of the leg in fashion world (1960s). [Am. Hist.: Sann, 255–263]
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This resulted in an online backlash where the students opposed the advice given by the university and started an online campaign which went viral with the hashtag #UPBEnFalda which meant UPB in miniskirts.
There are two different but similar consumption pattern theories that prevail in the area of consumer spending and that serve as informal indicators of economic growth, in contrast to formal ones like GDP and GNP: the so-called lipstick effect (or necktie effect when referring to men) and the equally interesting miniskirt effect.
There's lots to twist and shout about as Dreamboats and Miniskirts plays the Empire DARREN BELL PHOTOGRAPHY
A huge fan of Dusty, Cilla and Lulu, Elizabeth put together a Sixties playlist for you to enjoy and to give you a flavour of what to expect from Dreamboats & Miniskirts.
Dreamboats and Miniskirts is written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, the team behind Goodnight Sweetheart; Birds of a Feather; The New Statesman; Shine on Harvey Moon; Save the Last Dance For Me and, of course, Dreamboats and Petticoats, and is produced by Bill Kenwright and Laurie Mans-field in association with Universal Music.
Set in 1963, two years after the original production, Dreamboats and Miniskirts revisits the characters from the first time around and finds that, while the world might have changed irrevocably with the arrival of The Beatles, not a lot has changed elsewhere.
Inspired by The Beatles and the Mersey Sound, singers Bobby and Laura have a hit with their single, Dreamboats and Miniskirts, but struggle with their follow-up and future together.
Dreamboats And Miniskirts brings those Sixties memories flooding back
Dreamboats And Miniskirts at Darlington Civic Theatre in September
Achiro also mentioned that people were now free to abuse women openly as the law did not mention the term 'miniskirt' directly, but banned women from 'dressing indecently in a manner to sexually excite'.
A notice on the consulate's Facebook site also states: "No slippers, sandals, short pants, miniskirts or sleeveless upper garments."