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Saturday, October 07, 2006

Patriotic B&J


Seen on eBay: this Burke & James with a unique color scheme (they were made in America, too—Chicago, to be exact).

Posted by: MIKE JOHNSTON with thanks to Oren

5 Comments:

Blogger Jérôme said...

Except for the white, the colours, blue and red, are not so near of the "Drapeau National Français". It might be my screen that isn't very well calibrated. Anyway, Blue White Red are "Les Couleurs"... Wish you a nice day.
Jérôme.

7:58 AM  
Blogger Mike Johnston said...

...And the word "Patriotic" is French too, non?

--Mike

11:38 AM  
Blogger Jérôme said...

How do you spell "PROUDNESS" ?

Jérôme

2:28 AM  
Blogger UncloudedBeing said...

Ah... indeed... the tri colors of France...

4:34 PM  
Blogger Mike Johnston said...

You're right, it's not a very "American" blue. Our blue is at least two shades darker....

And as one friend points out, B&J's are not something you'd pick on purpose to celebrate American craftsmanship. They're not the worst VCs I've ever used, but they're pretty klunky.

--Mike

10:03 PM  

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