Big Sur, California was once a hippie haven, but now the city has become home to what some call the new age movement in America. 

"The Factor" sent Jesse Watters to ask residents a number of questions, including what it means to be a new age thinker. 

Watch the clip above, and see some of the highlights below.

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We're out here all alone, you're not going to do anything crazy to me are you?

"You never know what's going to happen in the woods."

Do you consider yourself a new age thinker?

"Living off the land, eating organic, not eating animals."

What do you do on a daily basis?

"Take care of many plants."

"The good stuff?" Watters asked. 

"Oh yes."

How would you as a new age person solve problems in America?

"I wouldn't solve any problems, I'd just sail."

How would you jump start the economy?

"Make it all out of hemp."

Do you believe in borders?

"No, I don't."


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