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#21 Ricker Says

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:22 PM

I've only recently begun to transition away from cargo shorts. They used to be my bread and butter.

Why are you transitioning? To what? Are you happy with whatever you're doing now?
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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:22 PM

I've certainly worn cargo shorts, but they aren't the best looking.

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:24 PM

Do people actually use the cargo pockets? Seems superfluous.

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:28 PM

I've only recently begun to transition away from cargo shorts. They used to be my bread and butter.
Why are you transitioning? To what? Are you happy with whatever you're doing now?
My wife has slowly been improving my "style" and I do mean slowly. I'm going with regular khaki shorts from Old Navy, different colors. Ground breaking I know. I dig them.

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:29 PM

Do people actually use the cargo pockets? Seems superfluous.

Nope, almost never.

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:30 PM

Do people actually use the cargo pockets? Seems superfluous.


Lots of times.

There is baseball, and occasionally there are other things of note

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:32 PM

Do people actually use the cargo pockets? Seems superfluous.



Lots of times.


For what? Very rarely do they seem useful to me.

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:40 PM

For what? Very rarely do they seem useful to me.


Ball games mostly. Keys, wallet, ticket, phone, peanuts. When I sit in my seat I put my wallet in the cargo pocket because it's easier to get at for buying beers.

There is baseball, and occasionally there are other things of note

"Now OPS sucks.  Got it."

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:42 PM

For what? Very rarely do they seem useful to me.



Ball games mostly. Keys, wallet, ticket, phone, peanuts. When I sit in my seat I put my wallet in the cargo pocket because it's easier to get at for buying beers.


Most of that is what normal pockets are for. ;)

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 07:46 PM

Fine, I'll go back to wearing my banana hammock.



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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:01 PM

 Baltimorons LOVE cargo shorts.

 

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:05 PM

Do people actually use the cargo pockets? Seems superfluous.

Love them. I use them for my glasses sometimes. I don't like putting them up on my head/hat. I also bring a portable charger sometimes if I'll be out a lot. Also when I'm going to a movie theatre or stadium, being fat, it's nice being able to put my wallet and keys in the cargo pockets instead.
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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:08 PM

You guys should just carry a murse. Or maybe a fanny pack.

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:09 PM

You guys should just carry a murse. Or maybe a fanny pack.

So a fanny pack or murse is more fashionable than cargo? Yuck.


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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:11 PM

You guys should just carry a murse. Or maybe a fanny pack.


So a fanny pack or murse is more fashionable than cargo? Yuck.


I was joking.



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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:12 PM

You guys should just carry a murse. Or maybe a fanny pack.
So a fanny pack or murse is more fashionable than cargo? Yuck.
I was joking.

I kinda figured but I bet these hipster haters would prefer that.


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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:14 PM

Doubt it. Now a backpack or a satchel...

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:15 PM

Doubt it. Now a backpack or a satchel...

Backpacks are all the rage right now.
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Posted 11 August 2016 - 08:17 PM

Indeed. Better look than cargo shorts. ;)

And again, I own some cargo shorts.

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Posted 11 August 2016 - 10:30 PM

I had no idea this was a topic.

 

I own a few pairs, wear them all the time.  But I would wager that I know less and care less about fashion than just about anyone on this board.






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