I know . . . → Read More: Let’s See Some I.D.
Before we dive into today’s lengthy content, just want to mention that I have an ESPN piece today about Wes Welker’s new helmet — look here.
Now then: I always get a kick out of niche-specific obsessions, so I’ve long been a fan of the blog Appreciation of Booted News Women, which is . . . → Read More: These Boots Were Made for Talking: An Interview With Barry Brite
Photos by Ashley Gilbertson, The New York Times; if slideshow doesn’t display, click here
Major League Baseball will be playing G.I. Joe today, dressing its players in camouflage to “support the military,” an all-purpose Band-Aid term that has lost all meaning over the past decade.
But . . . → Read More: A Real Uniform Story for Memorial Day
Yesterday I came across a news story about Catholic Cardinals arriving in Rome to select the next Pope. It was accompanied by the photo you see above. Naturally, I loved the striped uniforms being worn by the two saluting gentlemen. According to the caption, they were “Vatican Swiss guards.” I googled that term . . . → Read More: A Different Kind of Striped Uniform