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Old February 20, 2011, 07:42 AM   #1
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Exporting Jeans

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...aze-jails.html

Well we really do export things !! It's nice to see the Brits being well dressed in their prisons !!
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Old February 20, 2011, 01:35 PM   #2
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Perhaps the Brits have not heard of the strategy of "search" when it comes to incarcerated felons? And I guess that putting them all into jumpsuits would
be considered "cruel" in the nanny state.
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Old February 20, 2011, 01:40 PM   #3
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I didn't pay $92 for my Galco holster, I don't think I'll be paying that for a pair of jeans.
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Old February 20, 2011, 04:35 PM   #4
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I find that to be kind of strange, as a general rule, British people don't really wear jeans. (Or t-shirts or sneakers for that matter, which are all three quintessentially American.)

Why would they put their prisoners in those pants? I more easily identify them if they break out?
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Old February 20, 2011, 04:43 PM   #5
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The trousers are favoured by American street gangs but have only recently been seen in British prisons.
They are "favoured by American street gangs"? Really? I'd like a source for that gem.
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Old February 20, 2011, 04:49 PM   #6
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My wife's from England, she had a good laugh at the article, I'll have to warn my FIL about these gun toting jeans hoodlums
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