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Overview of the Roaring Twenties Prohibition and speakeasies. A soaring stock market. Model T Fords in every driveway. These are just a few of the things that made the twenties roar. Check out Shmoop's overview for more.
Culture in the Roaring Twenties The fact that H. L. Mencken referred to the bourgeoisie as the "booboisie" should tell you a little something about the culture of the 1920s. Let Shmoop tell you a little more.