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#101751 - 08/06/07 01:28 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: ChristinaRodriguez]
OldBaldGuy Offline
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Registered: 09/30/01
Posts: 5695
Loc: Former AFB in CA, recouping fr...
I'm gonna flash to Seinfelds "mansierre" pretty quick...
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#101753 - 08/06/07 01:46 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: Chris Kavanaugh]
NAro Offline
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Registered: 03/15/01
Posts: 484
Usually, if asked "what's that thing you carry?" I reply "Holster"...
Typically no further inquiry.

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#101755 - 08/06/07 01:54 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: ChristinaRodriguez]
BrianTexas Offline
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Registered: 04/26/06
Posts: 304
Loc: North Central Texas, USA
Originally Posted By: Christina
I was up in Duluth, MN today doing a book signing and afterwards the hubs, pup, and I wandered into Duluth Pack:
http://www.duluthpack.com/

Just thought some of you guys would be interested if you're looking for something a little dressier for your EDC.


Christina,

The only acceptable names for bags that a man might carry:

1) Saddle bags
2) Backpack
3) Briefcase

BTW - the site does have some interesting gear blush

Guess I'm just too "insecure with my manhood" to carry the man-bag.
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#101758 - 08/06/07 02:04 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: ChristinaRodriguez]
Brangdon Offline
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Registered: 12/12/04
Posts: 1201
Loc: Nottingham, UK
"Man-bag" sounds like it is over-compensating. It's a bit like "social science" - you just know that no subject with "science" in its name is a real science. Proper science subjects have names like "biology" or "physics".

I call mine a waist-pack or sometimes a shoulder-bag.
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#101773 - 08/06/07 03:52 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: ChristinaRodriguez]
teacher Offline
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Registered: 12/14/05
Posts: 691
(They also do custom work, if you ask really nice.)

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#101777 - 08/06/07 04:50 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: teacher]
Susan Offline
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Registered: 01/21/04
Posts: 5163
Loc: W. WA
Does it matter what someone calls them? They're just a container to put stuff into. Period.

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#101781 - 08/06/07 05:19 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: OldBaldGuy]
Frank2135 Offline
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Registered: 04/26/07
Posts: 266
Loc: Ohio, USA
A Civil War buff might call it a haversack.

Frank2135
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#101786 - 08/06/07 05:28 PM Possibles Bag [Re: Frank2135]
Themalemutekid Offline
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Registered: 11/17/06
Posts: 351
Loc: New Jersey
How about calling it an oversized Possibles Bag?
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#101788 - 08/06/07 05:31 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: Susan]
wildman800 Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 11/09/06
Posts: 2810
Loc: La-USA
Warning, Warning, Danger, Will Robinson.....Susan is speaking Common Sense,,,AGAIN!!!!!

Oops,,,,,I was having a flashback,,,I thought I was at work. Sorry about that!!!
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#101817 - 08/06/07 10:57 PM Re: Some really attractive man bags [Re: Susan]
samhain Offline
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Registered: 11/30/05
Posts: 598
Loc: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
My wife begged me not to call my Fatboy a "man-bag" or "murse" or anything other the "my Fatboy".

Being a good married man, I've learned to do what I'm told.


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