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“The product line was conceived by former Grateful Dead manager Sat Santokh Singh Khalsa. When the company introduced its first two products, Rainforest Crisp and Rainforest Granola in 1991, Bob Weir and Mickey Hart from the Grateful Dead were on hand. Bob Weir was quoted as saying the new products would make “eating breakfast an environmentally responsible act.” Weir also provided some financing for the launch of the products.”
If Rena had played her cards right, she could have been The Rain Forest Crisp Girl. Her beautiful half-naked image could have graced every box of Rain Crisp cereal. She could have gone on a promotional tour with Bob Weir, and the Dead, Garu. She could have walked on stage wearing giant parrot wings. Instead, she became the archetypal Rosamond Woman, which was the Hippie Currency at the time. My sister had a printing press that cranked out MONEY. Everyone, but me, wanted in…
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