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No Yellow = No Fear

  • Shawn Donnelly

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This is the latest installment of The World Cup According to Kempt™, our series on the stuff that really matters at this summer’s tournament in South Africa.

So the Brazilians just lost, and everyone is wondering why. We’ll tell you why: they didn’t wear their yellow jerseys. What were they thinking? Blue shirts with white shorts are just not as intimidating. They looked like a regular team. Mortal. And after the Dutch tied them up 1-1, they played like it. So many games are won and lost in the dressing room...

Going Dutch

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With bikes are well on their way to becoming status symbols, it might be time to consider upgrading to something a bit more European…

This Opa from Dutch Workcycles sports a sprung leather saddle and powder-coated frame for an old world look, but the touch that sets it apart from the Schwinns of the world is the covering on the back half, including the encased chain, that lets you hang saddlebags over the back—or an adventurous companion, if you’ve got company.

Just watch out for thieves.