By Aaron Traister, REDBOOK.
The author in his Beaker hat, loon shirt, and Princess Leia cap.My respect for BuzzFeed is unparalleled, but I have to take issue with the entire premise of a recent Blosticle (I just made that up; it's a combination of blog, post, and listicle--I'm very proud of myself) I came across on their site titled "20 Things Men Over 30 Shouldn't Wear."
My major complaint with the piece is that the best thing--some might say the only good thing--about getting older and being middle-aged is you just stop giving a f*@k about what you're wearing. It's a feeling of pure liberation. In your teens and twenties. you're so concerned with finding sexual partners, and maybe a life partner, that you wear dumb, uncomfortable clothing because you think it's fashionable or makes you seem hip.
By the time you're in your mid-thirties and you only recognize half the "celebrities" at the Oscars, the only "hip" you're concerned with is the one you injured shoveling snow. Your mid-thirties are a glorious time in your life when you finallyRead More »from 10 Articles of Clothing that Every Man Over the Age of 30 Should Own