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  • Remembering Woodstock: Max Said Yes!

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    August 13, 2009 | 4:59 pm

    When Jewish dairy farmer Max Yasgur died in 1973, he became one of few non-musicians to receive a full-page obituary in Rolling Stone magazine. That’s because Yasgur said “yes” to organizers of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair 40 years ago this week, allowing half a million...