Blue collar wannabes - Why??

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  1. gilwood

    gilwood Senior member

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    Why does society push us men towards having Blue Collar fashion cues? i.e. wearing work boots (even gentlemen travelers), filson bags, jeans, leather jackets, driving pick up trucks, etc.

    Since when is aiming for mediocrity a good thing?
     


  2. grundletaint

    grundletaint Senior member

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    why would you want to drink budwiser select while wearing a 3-piece suit?
     


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    It's fucking rock and roll, bitch. Except the pick up truck. Those are just convenient for hauling furniture or what have you.
     


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    Why does society push us men towards having Blue Collar fashion cues? i.e. wearing work boots (even gentlemen travelers), filson bags, jeans, leather jackets, driving pick up trucks, etc.

    Since when is aiming for mediocrity a good thing?


    Since when is being blue collar considered mediocre?
     


  5. grundletaint

    grundletaint Senior member

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    Since when is being blue collar considered mediocre?

    that's the kind of shit you hear when a small timer tries to act big time
     


  6. scarphe

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    Why does society push us men towards having Blue Collar fashion cues? i.e. wearing work boots (even gentlemen travelers), filson bags, jeans, leather jackets, driving pick up trucks, etc. Since when is aiming for mediocrity a good thing?
    when is being blue collar considered mediocre? ad not all people that do blue collar jobs fit into the awful stereotype you put present.
     


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    i.e. wearing work boots (even gentlemen travelers),


    Better for curbstomping.
     


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    scarphe Senior member

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    Since when is being blue collar considered mediocre?

    when the guy in cubicle working for th same amount of money, needs to look down upon somebody.
     


  9. MrG

    MrG Senior member

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    that's the kind of shit you hear when a small timer tries to act big time

    I've noticed this. It's like people think we'll be impressed if they inform us all how much they look down on those who work for a living.

    when the guy in cubicle working for th same amount of money, needs to look down upon somebody.

    Sounds about right.
     


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    when the guy in cubicle working for th same amount of money, needs to look down upon somebody.

    Well put. I would rather be a blue collar than a white collar any day of the week.
     


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    intent Senior member

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    They could make contrasting shirt collars/cuffs in blue.

    Patent pending.
     


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    careful, if you don't want a bigtimer all over your a$$. i think whnay is startig to dig this look....
     


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    Why does society push us men towards having Blue Collar fashion cues? i.e. wearing work boots (even gentlemen travelers), filson bags, jeans, leather jackets, driving pick up trucks, etc.

    Since when is aiming for mediocrity a good thing?


    Because a lot of the stuff are nice, durable and comfortable.
     


  14. Piobaire

    Piobaire Not left of center?

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    It's part of the classless society. Use the term "classless" as you deem appropriate.
     


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    Acting ironically poor is cool man. Time for a PBR.
     


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