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Have you ever had an occasion where SF mentality/attitude/uniform etc. been a detriment for you?

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Saltricks, Sep 21, 2011.

  1. Saltricks

    Saltricks Senior Member

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    It happened again last night? I was in the middle of talking to some girl I met at a lounge and she said "I wanted to come over and say hi to you, but you looked so intimidating"

    Wha??
     


  2. Stazy

    Stazy Distinguished Member

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    Happens to me all the time. I'm unapproachable, intimidating, and pretentious.
     


  3. lasbar

    lasbar Stylish Dinosaur

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    And modest.:)
     


  4. Quarks

    Quarks Senior Member

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    HAha!
     


  5. JesseJB

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    Nice. :D
     


  6. Texastyle

    Texastyle Distinguished Member

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    Apparently I'm just a dick.
     


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    Sazerac Senior Member

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    A big +1 to all the comments about being presumed arrogant, assholic, intimidating, gay, and dickish.

    Then again, maybe it's because when someone compliments what I'm wearing, my stock reply is "Thanks, now get off my dick, townie."

    I have learned to be more comfortable toning it down, though. To actually forego the sport coat from time to time when going out was a big step for me. I've found I've been more popular since. Or, you know, as popular as a disdainful prick can ever be.
     


  8. acridsheep

    acridsheep Distinguished Member

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    I always get the gay thing. As though wearing pink shirts, loafers with no socks, cardigans and knit ties is in any way gay! I always have half a mind to bitch slap the motherfucker, but then I'd have to let go of all the dicks.
     


  9. lasbar

    lasbar Stylish Dinosaur

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    Be proud and fight homophobia...

    We all are behind you.
     


  10. bourbonbasted

    bourbonbasted Cyber Eliitist

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    Or would he prefer we were in front of him? :smarmy:
     
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  11. lasbar

    lasbar Stylish Dinosaur

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    And a small one.
     


  12. Texastyle

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    I've been told that I'm quite.... average :)
     
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  13. lasbar

    lasbar Stylish Dinosaur

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    I'm average ..for a white man....

    Nothing to brag about..
     


  14. Joffrey

    Joffrey Stylish Dinosaur

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    +1. I'm never over or under dressed.
     


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    Interesting thread, to which I'll quote Oscar Wilde
     


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