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    Question Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    I got new "I-STATE" stuff delivered to the house yesterday via UPS.

    Since I was gone at the time, my wife opened the rather large, unexpected box and checked out my new merchandise....new hoodie, long sleeve t-shirt, hat, sweat shirt and two new short sleeves.

    To my dismay, when I got home she had thrown out some of my old "stuff". She says, "if you're going to keep buying ISU gear you have to throw out something old to make room for the new!" She's sick of me filling up our closets w/ Cyclone stuff.

    Dilemma: I feel kind of guilty.....and even somewhat attached to the stuff in the trash. I don't know if its wise to keep digging it out or just let it go to keep the peace? Whats a true fan supposed to do?



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    Divorce her, now!



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    Use this...and not on your old gear either.




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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    Throw her in the trash with clothes and tell her she has been replaced too.



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    at least take the stuff to goodwill!!!!! dont just throw it away!!!!


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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    I hear "A Pimp Named Slickback" offers excellent relationship advice. It's really helped me through the tough times.



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    wow. That is not cool. I throw out some of ripvdubs stuff, but never ISU stuff!


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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    It must kept. My good ISU clothing progresses to my workout clothes and then to my yard work clothes until it is no longer wearable.


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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    She should dumpster dive for your clothes. Otherwise, you must surrender your manhood, or what's left of it.



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    Quote Originally Posted by CyinCo View Post
    It must kept. My good ISU clothing progresses to my workout clothes and then to my yard work clothes until it is no longer wearable.
    and then at that point its a useable gag for hawk fans.



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    Silly silly question...



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    Quote Originally Posted by NWIAclone View Post
    I got new "I-STATE" stuff delivered to the house yesterday via UPS.

    Since I was gone at the time, my wife opened the rather large, unexpected box and checked out my new merchandise....new hoodie, long sleeve t-shirt, hat, sweat shirt and two new short sleeves.

    To my dismay, when I got home she had thrown out some of my old "stuff". She says, "if you're going to keep buying ISU gear you have to throw out something old to make room for the new!" She's sick of me filling up our closets w/ Cyclone stuff.

    Dilemma: I feel kind of guilty.....and even somewhat attached to the stuff in the trash. I don't know if its wise to keep digging it out or just let it go to keep the peace? Whats a true fan supposed to do?
    Are you freakin' kidding me. She throws out your stuff and YOU feel guilty? Huh??




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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    I thought it was a federal offense to dispose of ISU gear in this manner. It should be burned after a very intricate ceremony. Or am I thinking of something else?



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    Re: Dilemma: Wife Tosses "Old" ISU Gear

    Not matter how old, and Iowa State shirt never becomes "unwearable."


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