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I hate sandals thread

Harold falcon

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I am morally opposed to sandals on men unless one is on the beach or showering at the gym. There is no other place for a grown man to wear sandals.

I am not opposed to sandals on women.
 

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Originally Posted by harvey_birdman
I am morally opposed to sandals on men unless one is on the beach or showering at the gym. There is no other place for a grown man to wear sandals.

I am not opposed to sandals on women.


Men sandals are only acceptable on monks, pilgrims and over 70 ...
 

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"The work of Satan and his imps"... All that had to be said, close the thread.
 

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Sandals don't frighten me but unsightly feet in them do.
 

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Sandals, like all footwear, suit certain climate and travel conditions. Moses, Muhammad, Jesus, Buddha, to name a few, all wear sandals.
 

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Nothing wrong with sandals. They are only summer footwear here.

Also, who cares? With the anticipated arrival of the AE Strawfut next season, sandals will be a thing of the past anyway.
 

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Never ever ever.


Ever.





Not ever.
 

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Sandals on men are stylistically and morally wrong. I don't think it matters how good or bad your feet may be. The important point is that no one wants to see them. Not in public, anyhow.

But wait -- I am a hypocrite. Not only do I own sandals, I am actually wearing them as I type this message. Yes, I have a pair of Birkenstocks that I wear around the house. I don't wear shoes indoors and I don't like to go barefoot. I find that my Birkenstocks are perfect for private indoor wear. So comfortable. And in case you were wondering, no woman has ever objected or mentioned them in a break-up conversation.

This makes me wonder: is good style really a full time imperative? Can we have private spheres of our lives in which these lapses are allowed?
 

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Birks are also my house shoe. They never see daylight.
 

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Like most things, there are good sandals and bad sandals.
 

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I was anti-sandal as well, but my wife purchase some Sperry fisherman style which are actually quite comfortable and do cover more of the feet than others I have seen.
 

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Sandals are the gateway drug to Crocs
 

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Well...I live on an island... I think you are subject to fines if you don't wear sandals 80% of the time.
 

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Originally Posted by PorterInjax
Well...I live on an island... I think you are subject to fines if you don't wear sandals 80% of the time.

A big island?

If we're talking Uk or Australia ,that rule doesn't apply...
 

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