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Saturday, October 4, 2008

Lederhosen, Oktoberfest and Sports Jerseys

Dirndls and lederhosen are becoming the ever more popular choice of outfit for going to the Oktoberfest -- and not only among the born-and-bred Munich inhabitants. Today half of staid Lincoln, Nebraska will be clad in gaudy red sports gear, some sporting children of the corn hats, for the Nebraska-Missouri football game.

Group affiliation is apparently a huge psychological need. And an amusing one...

From Science Daily


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