After a couple years of lurking and some direct participation, I've noticed a certain common element when examining photos of Skoolies and their builder/owners: long hair and beards.
This common element can also be found in some of the conversation that goes on around here.
From another thread picked at random:
Originally Posted by EastCoastCB
I AM a hippie, and I support this message!
Are long hair and beards required to build a Skoolie?
Friend ... do you have long hair and a beard? Are you still wearing 1970's vintage tie-dye? Do you have more than a passing interest in the music of Three-Fingered Jerry and The Boys?
Are you considered "weird" by folks who wear Izod shirts, plaid shorts, long-white tube socks and sandals?
Before you answer, take time and consider your reply. Here's a musical interlude that might help you make up your mind:
As for me, consider photo #7: https://www.buzzfeed.com/bennyjohnso...8do#.xkpR62dvE
At least they didn't call me Old and in the Way.