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    Pink?

    OU is a breast cancer game. I don't have anything pink - does Hilton sell any manly pink products? Trying to plan early in case I have to order it.


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    Re: Pink?

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    OU is a breast cancer game. I don't have anything pink - does Hilton sell any manly pink products? Trying to plan early in case I have to order it.
    Sorry...can't do it. Red is the new pink in my closet. :)



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    Re: Pink?

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    OU is a breast cancer game. I don't have anything pink - does Hilton sell any manly pink products? Trying to plan early in case I have to order it.
    Just throw a new red sweatshirt in the wash with a new white t-shirt and you will have your pink t-shirt. :)

    I gotta think they will be selling something pink at Hilton.



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    Re: Pink?

    You don't have to buy anything pink. Komen is a racket. Support cancer research and cure by directly contributing to the Jimmy V Foundation.



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    Re: Pink?

    A couple years back I was able to buy a pink state shirt at cy's locker room in Hilton right before our pink game



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    Re: Pink?

    Quote Originally Posted by herfordguy View Post
    You don't have to buy anything pink. Komen is a racket. Support cancer research and cure by directly contributing to the Jimmy V Foundation.

    It is for the Kay Yow Foundation. The former North Carolina State coach who died in 2009 from cancer. This foundation works closely with the V Foundation as they were both NC State coaches.

    I have seen pink ball caps before besides pink t-shirts. They usually advertise pink items a week before the game or so.



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    Re: Pink?

    It's brick not pink, at least that's what my wife told me when she bought me a pink shirt once.



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    Re: Pink?

    I don't understand - is this a fundraiser? I thought it was solidarity show which I supported in the few years we have been doing this.



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    Re: Pink?

    Quote Originally Posted by barometriclow View Post
    I don't understand - is this a fundraiser? I thought it was solidarity show which I supported in the few years we have been doing this.
    Both. If it's just a general pink shirt or whatever then they get no proceeds and it's just a sign of solidarity. If it's licensed Yow Foundation or Jimmy V Fund then obviously they get a cut to make it a fundraiser.



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    Re: Pink?

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    Both. If it's just a general pink shirt or whatever then they get no proceeds and it's just a sign of solidarity. If it's licensed Yow Foundation or Jimmy V Fund then obviously they get a cut to make it a fundraiser.
    Thanks!

    Where do you get those shirts? And are these guys uncontroverisal? Do they have low admin costs?



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    Re: Pink?

    CA should do a pink out.



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    Re: Pink?

    Quote Originally Posted by barometriclow View Post
    Thanks!

    Where do you get those shirts? And are these guys uncontroverisal? Do they have low admin costs?
    I have no idea. I know the bookstore/Cy's Locker Room usually has Pink shirts around this time, pretty sure these are not licensed to those foundations though.


    Quote Originally Posted by DMICyclone View Post
    CA should do a pink out.
    They give out pink CA shirts just like they give out gold one's for the gold out games.



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    Re: Pink?

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    ...I know the bookstore/Cy's Locker Room usually has Pink shirts around this time...
    Bingo!!



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