Originally Posted by zbromer
A close friend worked there about a decade ago, and I occasionally visited him for lunch. It was good food, but I think he was charged about $5 per meal or something. Fresh baked cookies in the afternoon too!
Well, I ate for free.
Aren't you surprised that Manton's piece found its way into a publication by AEI, given that they deal with political and economics stuff? Thank goodness the article wasn't discovered in the recent election. Might have been ammunition for Obama's campaign.
Originally Posted by unbelragazzo
For fuck's sake, it would be a blue jacket with trousers of that color, whatever it's called. I'm not going to be wearing a goddamn cravat and boots. I posted the picture just as an illustration that the color combination is a classic one. I would be absolutely shocked if anybody ever saw somebody wearing a navy jacket and khaki colored trousers and thought, "that guy must be trying to pull a Brummell."
Unbel, chill. They haven't seen the fabric in real life. Their comments are not unsurprising, given the general impressions of how mohair looks like. Sleek, shiny, disco-like.