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Last year around this time I ran into and old friend and schoolmate named Shane Walton.  Shane was the greatest athlete our high school had ever seen.  He was a teammate on the Soccer team where he was head and shoulders above most mortal men, but it was on the football field that he really shined.  He went on to play cornerback at Notre Dame and then briefly with the St Louis Rams before a back injury led him out of the NFL.  The greatest thing about Shane though was not his athletic prowess.  It was his kind, humble, caring...

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5 Must Follow Rules to Style Success The Del Mar Race track opened its gates for the first time in 1937 and Founding Father Bing Crosby was there to welcome the very first patron.Them boys knew a thing or two about how to look proper for the gamblin' season.  Most of what was true then holds true today.  Here are 5 of the big ones.1) If you are wearing white socks, we don't wanna see em.2) If you're gonna wear a set of suspenders, you wear that set of suspenders. If you are going to wear a belt, why, wear...

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It's just about the 4th of July People.  Time to celebrate America.  Old Glory.  Stars and Stripes. Fireworks.  Basically all the awesome stuff.   Here are 5 things that you don't know about Old Glory unless you are a total Flag Nerd (which we totally respect).... 1. Betsy Ross is credited with designing the original flag though there is no historical evidence confirming this.  ...oh, except that her grandson said that she did it ...100 years later. 2. The current 50 States flag was designed by then highschool student Robert G. Heft for a class project. He recieved a B-. Then in 1959...

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Father’s Day is in a hot second! Instead of agonizing over what to get that dapper beau in your life, select one of our Father’s Day packages. So complete with swagger, you’ll be guaranteed a high-five! Package Includes: Captain Curran Bowtie - $44 Lapel Flower - $20 Genuine Leather Wallet - $40 Suspender Set - $44  $138 Value – Only $110 for Father’s DayBuy Now!  Lapel Flower - $20 Sartre Neck Tie - $70 Wooden Tie Bar - $30 Genuine Leather Brown Belt - $60 Summer Weight Gray Scarf - $40 $220 Value – Only $176 for Father’s DayBuy Now!...

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Artistic, beer, Birdy Bardot, bow ties, Eddie Cutless, festival, FishFonics, Little Hurricane, Mikey Beats, neckties, oysters, Rebecca Jade, san diego, saturday, The Young Wild, Thievery Corporation, Through The Roots, Who and Paulo da Rosa -

The tie is not dead. In fact, some of the people wearing them are the people that we idolize most thanks to their awesome music and rock star lifestyles. These same people are the influencers of our world, the ones who let us know what is cool and what’s not so cool. So this Saturday at San Diego’s Oysterfest, when Thievery Corporation, Little Hurricane, Paulo Da Rosa, and The Young Wild take the stage, take a look at their neckwear.  This fashion trend isn’t new. Take Angus Young from AC/DC’s standard outfit: a suit with shorts accompanied by a necktie....

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