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So obviously the complainers are either men, or women who don't know fashion. I'm going to go for men because of the following comment. Someone suggested that people look to GQ for advice on what is appropriate business casual for men. And women should look at fashion magazines and they would have us looking spiffy in a jiffy. So, you know what's coming, don't you? Let's actually look at fashion magazines and put up pictures from their websites to look for advice on how to dress like a diplomat in language training. First GQ.
OK. That's a little dressy and the dinner jacket might get ink or pencil dust or cafeteria food on it, but no one could say you were under-dressed. Still, it's a nice look and is exactly what everyone thinks diplomats wear, so why not?
OK. Now for the women. Here is what is on Vogue's website currently. It's a John Galliano, in case you were wondering.
While I love the boots and the deconstructed skirt is awesome, the pink body stocking would be hard to go to the bathroom in. Also the train might get caught in my office chair, but the hat could be great for bad hair days. You could put somebody's eye out with those metal stick things on her shoulder, but it could be a new tool for "defensive diplomacy." Plus, after six hours of language training, sometimes you want to put your classmate's eyes out.
May Joe Francis get the maximum five years he now faces for the assault and false imprisonment convictions. And you’ll forgive me if I don’t cry over the demise of his company:Girls Gone Wild went bankrupt in February. Also not making me sad: The error message I get when I click on meetjoefrancis.com.Well said, Ms. Bazelon. You've given me a lot to be grateful for right there.