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Good Natured Advice Thread (improving a business wardrobe)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Claghorn, Jan 6, 2014.

  1. EliodA

    EliodA Distinguished Member

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    Don't complain about traffic until you've been in Jakarta...

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  2. kulata

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    Lol. That's just like Lagos.
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    @Academic2 I prefer chalkstripes and I personally won't consider any stripes with less than 0.5 inches spacing.
     
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  3. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    Still had 300 hp back then, I believe
     


  4. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    It's like that in DC everyday![​IMG]
     


  5. ridethecliche

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    There was a sign out on the road that said:

    "Make yah motha proud, wear yah seatbelt"

    I cracked up.
     


  6. MGoCrimson

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    Haha no, not even close. 2000 was only 222. But a zippy 222. They bumped it up to 255? the next model year.
     


  7. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    No motor, bike loses.
     


  8. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    Current models have 290 hp. I hope the next gen have like 400 hp [​IMG]
     


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    Given Stitchy beats my suit game and my SC/odds I would guess he beats my Beemer too.
     


  10. MGoCrimson

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    Nissan makes some solid engines. IIRC the V6 in the 2002 onwards Maxima/G35 won several "best of" awards.
     


  11. The Noodles

    The Noodles Skid Fu

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    Yup. They're designs are...compared to Honda and Toyota...trendier. I don't know what happened with Honda and Toyota but they really started going conservative in their designs.
     


  12. in stitches

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    I would not go that far. Dont sell yourself short, champ.


    I wish. I might could beat you in a drag race on the highway/city streets, with cars around. Thats really more about who is a bigger nut job than the performance of the cars, but in a straightway, youd crush me. Though the V6 Accord is real nice, and has solid pickup, I know when she is outmatched.

    Also, those commercials for the new electronic BMW. Hoooooooooooooooooly
     


  13. jssdc

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    Car thoughts:

    - they don't need to be expensive to be cool. i'm a BMW guy and the most expensive one I've purchased has been by far my least favorite. One of my top three favorites cost less than US$2k (if anyone else is into Bimmers, it was an e30). The other two favorites were both under US$15k
    - "fast" is over-rated. It's always more fun to drive a slow car fast than a fast car slow
    - a Maxima may have 300hp but it got no soul
    - like Mimo I currently don't own a car (at least not where I live), although my rental is not as crappy as his (it's a 2014 Accord automatic). All of this talking about cars really makes me want to buy one, so to fight this urge I think I will take what I would otherwise spend on my first month's payment and order another pair of Vass while expensing my boring rental
     
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    If I could afford a car right now, I'd have one of those scion/subaru collabs.
     


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    scion?!
    Isn't that like the opposite version of Lexus by Toyota?
     


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