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Sunday, September 29, 2013

40 Things Every Self-Respecting Man Over 30 Should Own

40 Things Every Self-Respecting Man Over 30 Should Own:  What does it mean that I only own 32 of them? Do I really need one of these?  (Hat Tip:  Glenn Reynolds.)

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A black tailored suit? Not unless you are Justin Bieber. An old federal judge in Philadelphia once told me that every serious man needs a navy-blue suit. I have acquired several over the years. And brown dress shoes? For my khakis? You need to renew your subscription to Esquire.

Posted by: Publius Novus | Sep 30, 2013 7:04:29 AM

It doesn't mean much. I don't own any of the drinking/coffee stuff, because I'm a Latter-Day Saint (Mormon), and I certainly respect myself.

Posted by: NotMyRealName | Sep 30, 2013 7:04:37 AM

It left off a pickup truck with a gun rack.

Posted by: Woody | Sep 30, 2013 7:17:56 AM

As an FYI, brown shoes go great with navy-blue suits.

Posted by: HTA | Sep 30, 2013 12:49:38 PM

#1 Enough Self Regard to Not Click Through to "40 Things Every Self-Respecting Man Over 30 Should Own".

Posted by: Yo Gabba Gabba | Sep 30, 2013 3:45:50 PM