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    What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    horn-rimmed glasses are making a comeback



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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    It is fashionable... The reason it is fashionable is because celebrities decided it would be.

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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    As long as they actually need to wear contacts or glasses then I don't have a problem with it, but wearing fake glasses...that is just stupid.


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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    Hipster glasses. You can thank Kanye West for that look, or the hipster princess'



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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    Quote Originally Posted by clone319 View Post
    horn-rimmed glasses are making a comeback
    They made a comeback and now are back out. However, like with everything, people are usually late to the party so while they appear in because everyone has them, they are in fact out. The fashion should hit Iowa in about another 6 months as the state is usually about 3 years behind fashion trends.



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    Quote Originally Posted by rholtgraves View Post
    As long as they actually need to wear contacts or glasses then I don't have a problem with it, but wearing fake glasses...that is just stupid.
    I was wondering the same thing- seems like a lot of professional athletes need corrective lenses suddenly.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    Hipsters FTL



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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    Because none of them have an original bone in their bodies.


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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    Quote Originally Posted by bringmagicback View Post
    They made a comeback and now are back out. However, like with everything, people are usually late to the party so while they appear in because everyone has them, they are in fact out. The fashion should hit Iowa in about another 6 months as the state is usually about 3 years behind fashion trends.
    Whoa! Aren't you just the trend-setter! Besides, hipsters are into retro fashions, so that would make them "in". You fail.



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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    Whoa! Aren't you just the trend-setter! Besides, hipsters are into retro fashions, so that would make them "in". You fail.
    that is logic that I cannot argue with. However Im more in the line of thought that says Hipsters are into whatever other hipsters are into.



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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    I think hipster may be the most overused term to describe people or things currently. Well I suppose epic gives it a run for its money.

    At least prima donna isn't being used anymore.


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    Re: What's The Deal With Nerd Glasses at NBA Pressers?

    Quote Originally Posted by HGPuck View Post
    I think hipster may be the most overused term to describe people or things currently. Well I suppose epic gives it a run for its money.

    At least prima donna isn't being used anymore.
    Stop being such a prima donna.



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    Quote Originally Posted by dtlantz View Post
    Stop being such a prima donna.
    Excellent, maybe it can make a comeback.


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    Quote Originally Posted by HGPuck View Post
    Excellent, maybe it can make a comeback.
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