Archive for April, 2013

Gant by Michael Bastian FW 2013

Gant isn’t a great brand for people who aren’t preppy. It’s also not a great brand for people who are preppy, but think they’re not. You know the type, the sort of people who moan about Starbucks position on tax – whilst they’re sitting in a Starbucks, drinking Starbucks coffee. Principled in words but not […]

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How Not to Smell Like Her Ex

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Not long ago, I went to the airport to
pick up a guy I liked. When he walked
into baggage claim
I went in for the hug, but then—woof!—it hit me. His cologne. A classic vanilla cologne. That had also been worn by an ex who’d treated me badly (and kissed even worse). Here he was again, in the airspace of New Guy.

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Natural Born Killers

Women get flustered under fire. They’re too fragile, too emotional. They lack the ferocity required to take a life. They can’t handle pain. They’re a distraction, a threat to cohesion, a provocative tease to close-quartered men. These are the sort of m…

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50 Years of Inspired Insanity From Lamborghini

The first Lamborghini was not a low-slung, overpowered sports car that looked like sex on wheels. It was a tractor, and a damn fine one at that.

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Pink Suit

There is a strong possibility that the new screen version of Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ will be a dud. The trailer is spectacular, but so what? Trailers are works of art in themselves nowadays. I cannot count the number of times I have seen a movie on the back of an appealing preview and […]

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