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Anyone wear a monocle?

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Certaindeaf, Dec 7, 2013.

  1. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    I wear readers (1.5 power) when I read. Even though they are kinda little, they're kinda big, if you know what I mean. I mean.. my pockets are already full a crap and it's hard to swap out my sunglasses for the readers from my inside breast pocket and vice a versa without them both getting tangled in all the other crap. And then there's the occasional breakage and rarely.. the forgetting.
    Been thinking about getting a monocle on a lanyard.. it'd be way smaller, easily retrievable and more durable than glasses.
    And Mr. Peanut gets all the wimmens.. wait, maybe it's the spats.
    Anyone wear a monocle or have any input?
     
  2. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    They're like $15-20 on Amazon. They have quite a few.
     
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  3. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    I usually wear one when Im up to my nefarious hijinks.
     
  4. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    Oh get bent. lol

    bender_monocle.jpg
     
  5. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    :thumbup:
    I couldn't help it.
     
  6. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    You know nothingk!
     
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  7. OLDNEWBIE

    OLDNEWBIE State of Flux Well-Known Member

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    Then we have Mr. Peanut of course.
    Oh, I see the O.P. already mentioned M.P., I guess I need a monocle too!
     
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  8. OLDNEWBIE

    OLDNEWBIE State of Flux Well-Known Member

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    My dad carried a fold-up magnifying glass for a while. He also carries a small tape measure and who knows what else. I'm getting to where I need something to read fine print too though.
     
  9. JohnnyD

    JohnnyD Vancouver Bang Bang

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    Only if you wear a top hat.
     
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