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Great Freakonomics discussion on the belt vs. suspenders

Link to Original Podcast:   http://freakonomics.com/podcast/how-did-the-belt-win-a-new-freakonomics-radio-episode/ Transcript below: STEPHEN J. DUBNER: So Levitt, list for me if you would, all the accessories and items of, let’s say, jewelry that you wear in a given day. STEVEN LEVITT: You include a belt? DUBNER: Sure, let’s include a belt. LEVITT: Okay. A belt. Yeah, I’ve never worn a watch. I’ve never worn jewelry. I don’t, um — DUBNER: No cravat? LEVITT: No. DUBNER: You ever wear a pocket square? LEVITT: I’ve never worn, in my life, I don’t think I’ve ever had a pocket square, and I certainly have never worn a pocket watch. DUBNER: Hmm. Cufflinks? LEVITT: Only when forced to on tuxedo days. DUBNER: Uh huh. And so for someone who...

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