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      01-31-2011, 02:21 AM   #1
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false brand wearers

I don't know if I'm alone on this.

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Do you avoid wearing let's say Ferrari shoes because you don't own a Ferrari? or a Ferrari cap? or any of their plethora of F-products?
What about Porsche polo if you don't own a Porsche?
Would you wear a Merc shirt if you didn't own a Merc?

I see tons of people sporting Ferrari branded shoes and stuff and I just simply don't think most of those people actually own a Ferrari.

When I go in to buy new shoes, and the sales guy tries to push a Ferrari Shoe

I always answer "no thanks, I don't own a Ferrari" and they look at me funny

To me, it is the same as someone with a 318 puts an M badge on his car, M key chain, M hat, and stuff and doesn't even have an M.

What if a guy has a Merc hat on and is driving in his civic, and it isn't F1 season? wouldn't that look weird?
Or a dude in a BMW driving with Audi branded everything?
so why is it ok to sport Ferrari/Porsche wear when these people don't own either?

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I usually assume they're a fan of Ferraris. Never gave anybody shit for wearing F-car branded apparel. Being a car fanatic I might even bring up the topic of Ferraris if I happen to meet somebody wearing the brand.
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I usually assume they're a fan of Ferraris. Never gave anybody shit for wearing F-car branded apparel. Being a car fanatic I might even bring up the topic of Ferraris if I happen to meet somebody wearing the brand.
so a guy in a BMW wearing an Audi shirt doesn't strike you as odd?
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so a guy in a BMW wearing an Audi shirt doesn't strike you as odd?
its just a shirt. calm down
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so a guy in a BMW wearing an Audi shirt doesn't strike you as odd?
I've yet to see it, wouldn't imagine seeing it, and if something as random as that were to happen, nbd. I'd bring up the shirt either way.
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its just a shirt. calm down
I'll slap some AMG badges on my 3series
and an R8 hat with a Lambo keychain
I'll add Turbo to the back of my 4S
"it is just badges bro"

it is poser is what it is
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I really don't think that's on the same level. There are degrees of difference imo. AMG badges = 100% tool. Hats are either brand snob, tool, or potential enthusiast. Keychains nbd.
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it irks me just as much...
the keychain thing is gay

you say no big deal?


imagine that on a 1 series key?
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I'll slap some AMG badges on my 3series
and an R8 hat with a Lambo keychain
I'll add Turbo to the back of my 4S
"it is just badges bro"

it is poser is what it is
so fucking what. lol

ill rock an amg badge just to piss people like you off
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so fucking what. lol

ill rock an amg badge just to piss people like you off
ok man
go do that.. unsuccessful troll is unsuccessful
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ok man
go do that.. unsuccessful troll is unsuccessful
im not trollin.

hurrrp derp
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it irks me just as much...
the keychain thing is gay

you say no big deal?


imagine that on a 1 series key?
I would question the logic of somebody who did that.
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I would question the logic of somebody who did that.
so why is that wrong, and then rocking a ferrari keychain on a honda civic key totally cool?
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Of course you can wear a Ferrari shirt if you don't own a Ferrari. You're a snob, but then again I've never really liked you and I didn't need this thread to tell me you're a snob. It's apparent in just about everything you post.
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yea lets tell puma to make a bmw shoe
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I totally agree with Comet.
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I think all car brand clothing makes people look like assholes
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Of course you can wear a Ferrari shirt if you don't own a Ferrari. You're a snob, but then again I've never really liked you and I didn't need this thread to tell me you're a snob. It's apparent in just about everything you post.
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I think all car brand clothing makes people look like assholes
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I totally agree with Comet.
Using that logic you shouldn't be able to wear the colors of you favorite sports team unless you play for that team. It's nothing more than ridiculous snob logic. If, for example, I'm a fan a Ferrari motorsports, then I should be able to wear clothes that reflect that.
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