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FRIDAY CHALLENGE: VALENTINE'S EDITION - 02/14/2014 - FU JACKET

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by nabilmust, Feb 12, 2014.

Who said FU best?

Poll closed Feb 18, 2014.
  1. Monkeyface

    25 vote(s)
    21.7%
  2. upr_crust

    8 vote(s)
    7.0%
  3. stylesbitchly

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  4. Cotton Dockers

    19 vote(s)
    16.5%
  5. luv2breformed

    11 vote(s)
    9.6%
  6. Roycru

    4 vote(s)
    3.5%
  7. Mr. Six

    2 vote(s)
    1.7%
  8. Claghorn

    14 vote(s)
    12.2%
  9. DonCologne

    14 vote(s)
    12.2%
  10. ReubenR

    10 vote(s)
    8.7%
  11. RogerP

    8 vote(s)
    7.0%
  12. in stitches

    14 vote(s)
    12.2%
  13. CousinDonuts

    3 vote(s)
    2.6%
  14. kulata

    6 vote(s)
    5.2%
  15. J011yroger

    1 vote(s)
    0.9%
  16. archibaldleach

    1 vote(s)
    0.9%
  17. An Acute Style

    44 vote(s)
    38.3%
  18. Pliny

    5 vote(s)
    4.3%
  19. tchoy

    8 vote(s)
    7.0%
  20. Butler

    58 vote(s)
    50.4%
  21. Academic2

    1 vote(s)
    0.9%
  22. sansimeon

    9 vote(s)
    7.8%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Roycru

    Roycru Senior member

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    On the way to lunch on Monday I ran into these two. They were doing an amateur "Candid Camera" stunt using a trick rubber tongue thing. The were telling passers-by that their tongues were stuck together by a piercing.

    I stopped and looked. While I was studying their tongues to see if I could help, they did their stunt, and started pulling on their tongues, which got all stretched out, and then came off on one side, and they started screaming.

    I ruined their act, as I simply stood there without any reaction at all. There must be some sort of Valentine FU in all this beyond my Glen Plaid tweed jacket.

    Brooks Brothers tweed jacket, blue OCBD, and cotton sweater vest, Hardy Amies tie, Thomas Pink pocket square, Land's End trousers, and Allen Edmonds shoes.

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  2. stylesbitchly

    stylesbitchly Well-Known Member

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    Well put. While not a head turner here, that jacket I posted always elicits comments.
     


  3. Betelgeuse

    Betelgeuse Senior member

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  4. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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  5. FlyingMonkey

    FlyingMonkey Senior member

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    I just imagine him as life's straightman in a world of comedians, but without whom nothing would be funny... weird things just seem to happen around him while he stays effortlessly deadpan.
     
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  6. Mr. Six

    Mr. Six Senior member

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  7. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    Roycru is the craziest son of a gun we got
     


  8. Shen

    Shen Senior member

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    Integrated a few old challenges into this one.
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  9. Claghorn

    Claghorn Senior member Dubiously Honored

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  10. Ianiceman

    Ianiceman Senior member

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    No question this is FU - is the tie rule being relaxed?
     


  11. DonCologne

    DonCologne Senior member

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  12. ReubenR

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    Couldn't ask for a better time for my first post. The color palatte may be a little muted, but I'd say this counts as an "FU" jacket:

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  13. luv2breformed

    luv2breformed Senior member

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    What an abomination. It is perfect.

    Also, welcome. :)
     
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  14. Wallcloud

    Wallcloud Senior member

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    some awesome and horrible jackets in this thread.
     


  15. Shen

    Shen Senior member

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    Well, to be honest I forgot about that rule but I'd really prefer if everyone thought I was simply saying FU to rules. Dancing my way to the bench for the disqualified.
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