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    Stocking Hats at the gym

    Why do dudes wear stocking hats when lifting weights??? Is this covered in intro to d-bags?


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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Couldn't agree with this more. I don't get it... They just look like D-bags.

    What's that tattered red sox ball cap do for your bench press? I think



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    how about the guy who wears the "sleeveless" but its worn down to the point where its just an upper body thong



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Quote Originally Posted by dualthreat View Post
    how about the guy who wears the "sleeveless" but its worn down to the point where its just an upper body thong


    Yes Yes, this guy is my favorite. He usually is accompanied by a 64 oz sippy cup of some pink or blue liquid. Also, he typically likes to glare into the wrap-around mirrors when completing each of his 10 sets of curls.



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Quote Originally Posted by ameshammer View Post
    Yes Yes, this guy is my favorite. He usually is accompanied by a 64 oz sippy cup of some pink or blue liquid. Also, he typically likes to glare into the wrap-around mirrors when completing each of his 10 sets of curls.
    Is that also accompanied by a syringe full of "medicine" that for some strange reason he has to inject between his toes?


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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    I love it when dbags wear uniforms. Makes it so much easier to spot. Other helpful items include Tapout gear, Ed Hardy, sunglasses indoors, bedazzled jeans and popped collars.


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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    I love it when dbags wear uniforms. Makes it so much easier to spot. Other helpful items include Tapout gear, Ed Hardy, sunglasses indoors, bedazzled jeans and popped collars.
    And lift tickets on jackets



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Call me weird but I used to do this when I worked out because I like to sweat a lot when I work out. I know some of you tough guys are going to come on and say "work harder, yadda yadda," but its just an old wrestler thing to where I dont feel like I'm doing much unless im pouring buckets of sweat out. I usually wore sweatshirts when I
    lifted too, is that douchey?



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Quote Originally Posted by illinoiscyclone View Post
    Call me weird but I used to do this when I worked out because I like to sweat a lot when I work out. I know some of you tough guys are going to come on and say "work harder, yadda yadda," but its just an old wrestler thing to where I dont feel like I'm doing much unless im pouring buckets of sweat out. I usually wore sweatshirts when I
    lifted too, is that douchey?

    It sure is, but thanks for sharing.



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Quote Originally Posted by illinoiscyclone View Post
    Call me weird but I used to do this when I worked out because I like to sweat a lot when I work out. I know some of you tough guys are going to come on and say "work harder, yadda yadda," but its just an old wrestler thing to where I dont feel like I'm doing much unless im pouring buckets of sweat out. I usually wore sweatshirts when I
    lifted too, is that douchey?

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    I do the same thing, but is it cold in my basement so the sweats and stocking hat serve 2 purposes for me.

    I would be more worried about the guy in the gym that brings a "shake weight" and uses it between sets, rather than the guy in the stocking hat.



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    I generally lift weights in blue jeans and a t-shirt. (No hat for the record.) This doesn't fit in with the dress code. But, really, who gives a ****? I'm there for myself, not to impress anyone.

    I'm of the opinion that it's pretty douchey to judge others based on what they wear to work out. If wearing a hat while working out works for these guys, let them wear their hats. They may or may not be a ******, but it isn't because they are wearing a hat.



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    They're probably hiding their 'roid induced receding hair line.


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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Sometimes I wonder who's more douchey - the people that wear/do certain things that make people think they're douches, or the people who have to create a new thread every other day accusing said people of being douches just to make themselves feel better about their own lives.

    I mean, really - ripping on someone because they wear a stocking cap when they work out? At least they're taking care of their bodies and their health, unlike some random internet message board posters who eat 5 Krispy Kremes and drink 10 Pepsis a day.

    Someone wears a stocking cap when they work out - who really gives a ****?

    (and no, I'm not defending my own behavior - I sweat too much as it is working out and hardly need another excuse for more sweat to pour out of my body. But I really don't give a **** if someone else decides to)


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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    Quote Originally Posted by Cutlass View Post
    I generally lift weights in blue jeans and a t-shirt. (No hat for the record.) This doesn't fit in with the dress code. But, really, who gives a ****? I'm there for myself, not to impress anyone.

    I'm of the opinion that it's pretty douchey to judge others based on what they wear to work out. If wearing a hat while working out works for these guys, let them wear their hats. They may or may not be a ******, but it isn't because they are wearing a hat.
    I agree with this, and no, I don't rock a stocking hat, Tap Out gear or a cut off that looks like a tank top.

    I go to the the gym to workout, not to check out other dudes and what they are wearing.



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    Re: Stocking Hats at the gym

    If a person has the time to check out what others are wearing to the gym then maybe they should be a little bit more focused on their workout to see better results.



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